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Same Day Dental Implants

Have a gap in your grin that’s bringing you down? Missing teeth can not only affect your confidence but also impact your bite and oral health. Thankfully, advancements in dental technology offer a revolutionary solution: same-day dental implants.

Traditional dental implants have long been the gold standard for replacing missing teeth. But the process wasn’t exactly speedy. It involved multiple appointments, months of healing, and temporary prosthetics that felt awkward and looked, well, temporary.

That’s where same-day dental implants come in. These ingenious marvels are precisely what they sound like: titanium anchors surgically placed in your jawbone, but with a crucial twist – you leave the dentist’s office with a fully functional, natural-looking tooth on the same day!

Here’s how they differ from the traditional approach:

Traditional Implants:

  • Multi-stage process: This involved several appointments – surgery, healing periods, crown placement, and adjustments.
  • Long wait times: The entire process could take months, even years, before you finally had a complete smile.
  • Temporary prosthetics: While waiting for the final crown, you had to adjust to wearing a less-than-ideal temporary.

Same-Day Implants:

  • One-and-done: It’s all in the name! The implant and a temporary crown are placed in a single visit.
  • Immediate function: No more waiting to eat, speak, or laugh freely. Your new tooth is ready to go from the get-go.
  • Enhanced aesthetics: Say goodbye to gaps and hello to a natural-looking smile that boosts your confidence and self-esteem.

Same-day implants offer a faster, more convenient, and aesthetically pleasing path to restoring your smile. No more drawn-out procedures, awkward prosthetics, or months of anticipation. It’s a complete smile solution in one swift visit, empowering you to regain your confidence and oral health without delay.

Candidates for Immediate Dental Implants

Not everyone is a perfect candidate for same-day dental implants, even though they offer incredible benefits. The ideal candidates are generally in good oral health. Healthy teeth and gums are crucial for successful implant integration. Active gum disease or infections need to be treated before considering implants.

Patients also need to have adequate bone to support the implant. Bone loss from gum disease or missing teeth for a long time might require additional bone grafting procedures beforehand. Our oral surgeon will recommend a gone graft if it is necessary during your consultation.

Other items our oral surgeons may address during your consultation are overall health issues, whether you smoke or not, additional medical conditions that might negatively impact your candidacy.

Consulting a qualified oral surgeon experienced in same-day implants is crucial. They will assess your individual situation, health history, and jawbone condition to determine if you’re a good candidate for the procedure.

Be open and honest about your lifestyle habits and current health conditions during the consultation to ensure the recommended treatment plan is the best fit for you.

Same Day Dental Implant Process

Same-day dental implants offer a fast and effective solution, letting you walk out with a fully functional tooth in just one visit. Here’s a step-by-step breakdown of the procedure:

Consultation and Planning

It begins with your consultation. This crucial first step involves discussing your concerns with the dentist, who will assess your oral health, jawbone density, and suitability for the procedure. X-rays and CT scans might be needed to get a detailed picture.

Based on your individual needs, our Chester County oral surgeons will develop a personalized plan, outlining the implant placement and temporary crown design.


We typically use local anesthesia to numb the area. However, we do offer multiple sedation options in case you may experience heightened anxiety during oral surgery procedures. We’ll cover your options during your consultation and use the method best for your individual situation.

After we apply the numbing agent, our oral surgeon will prepare the implant site in the jawbone by gently making space for the implant. This might involve minimal gum shaping in some cases.

Implant Placement

Our oral surgeon meticulously places the titanium implant screw into the prepared jawbone. The advanced technology we use and the vast experience our team of board-certified oral surgeons have ensure a precise and safe placement.

Once the implant base is installed, we’ll place a small connector piece called an abutment to the implant to serve as a base for the temporary crown. This crown looks and feels natural, allowing you to eat, speak, and smile confidently right away.

Aftercare and Healing

Our oral surgeon will provide detailed instructions on pain management, proper oral hygiene, and dietary restrictions to ensure optimal healing.

While your jawbone integrates with the implant over several months, the temporary crown functions just like a natural tooth.

Regular checkups are crucial to monitor healing and ensure long-term implant success. Once healing is complete, the temporary crown will be replaced with a permanent one for a polished and lasting result.

Remember everyone’s experience may vary slightly depending on specific needs and the dentist’s technique. The entire procedure usually takes a few hours, and discomfort after the procedure is manageable with prescribed medication.

Schedule Your Consultation

Same-day dental implants transform your smile in a single visit. No more waiting months for traditional implants and healing periods. With our advanced techniques and materials, we can place your implants and attach temporary teeth, so you can walk out with a beautiful, natural-looking smile the same day.

These immediate implants are a permanent solution to missing teeth. By being anchored into your jaw just like natural teeth, these implants provide superior stability and strength and prevent bone loss to keep your surrounding teeth healthy.

Ready to take the first step towards a brighter smile? Schedule your consultation today and see if same-day dental implants are right for you. We’ll carefully assess your individual needs and answer any questions you may have.

Meet Our Oral Surgeons

Our surgeons are highly-trained with a passion for oral health. With years of experience and an ability to collaborate to determine the best course of action for each individual circumstance, our team is unrivaled in Chester County.

Dr. Cynthia Trentacosti, DDS, MS

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Dr. Amin Kazemi, DMD, MD

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Dr. Michael Walker, DDS, MD

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