The following x-rays help to illustrate the process involved in replacing a single missing tooth with a dental implant.
|This x-ray is an example of an x-ray taken immediately after the first surgery. It shows the initial placement of the single implant.||This x-ray illustrates the second surgery where the healing cap is placed. After a short waiting period the patient is ready to have the implant restored.||The final stage is represented in this x-ray. The implant has been restored and is ready for normal function.|