Dental implants are prosthetic teeth that look and feel like natural teeth. A biocompatible rod is anchored in the jaw bone, which promotes bone generation as it fuses in place. When completely healed, dental implants are often stronger than the natural teeth they replaced.
Facial trauma often requires the skill of dental professionals like Dr. Schaffer to facilitate the best long-term outcomes for patients. Oral and maxillofacial surgery is one tool designed to manage and treat the physical and emotional aspects of facial trauma.