All-On-4 Dental Implants in San Diego

What Is the All-On-4 Dental Implant Procedure?

If you’re missing one or several teeth, you’re not alone. About 178 million people in the U.S. are missing one or more teeth, and 40 million are missing all their teeth. In the past, the only solution for missing teeth was dentures, but now dental implants are increasingly popular. As dental implants gotten more common, they’ve also improved, giving you an even better option when you want a way to improve your smile after losing teeth. The All-On-4 dental implant procedure is one example of a new take on the idea of dental implants. Here’s what you should know about All-On-4 implants before you decide which option is best for you.

Cost of Full Mouth Dental Implants at University Dental

We beat matching implant offers by 5% Must have a written treatment plan from a local implant provider.

  • All-on-6 Dental Implants

  • $16,999/mo
  • All-on-4 Dental Implants

  • $13,999/mo
  • From $340/month

    OAC & 60 months financing

  • All-on-8 Dental Implants

  • $19,999/mo

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How It Works

All-On-4 dental implants work similarly to traditional dental implants, but with a twist. First, you should know that a typical dental implant is a titanium screw that is secured to your jawbone in order to replace the root of your missing tooth. After a dental professional screws in the implant, he or she will cement a crown on top of it so it looks and feels like a real tooth.

But the All-On-4 dental implant procedure is a little different, because it means you only need four implants for each jaw, not a separate implant for every missing tooth. So once you get four implants secured to your top jawbone and four secured to your bottom jawbone, you’ll have a full set of teeth that look realistic and are strong enough to last for years.

Benefits of All-On-4 Implants

The main benefit of getting All-On-4 implants is that you won’t need an implant for every tooth you lost. As a result, the procedure typically costs less money and takes less time compared to installing a separate implant for every tooth. This should make it easier for you to get the smile you want as quickly as possible.
Another benefit is that the titanium in the implants allows them to fuse to your jawbone over time so they eventually become part of it. This can help you avoid more jawbone loss in the future so you can retain the shape of your face, which means the area around your mouth won’t have the telltale sunken look it often does when people lose their teeth and part of their jawbone.

Should You Get All-On-4 Implants?

Most adults who have lost their teeth could benefit from this procedure. In general, if you want to replace the teeth you’ve lost, but don’t like the idea of using dentures for life, dental implants are a good idea. The All-On-4 implants allow you to get the procedure done quickly and efficiently so you can start seeing results as soon as possible.

At the same time, not everyone is a good candidate for this dental procedure. You need to be in good health overall, with a strong immune system and enough bone left in your jaw to support the implants. When you let your dentist know you’re interested in this dental option, he or she will perform some x-rays to determine if you have sufficient bone in your jaws, or if you’d need a bone graft first. Then you can start preparing to undergo the procedure—and look forward to getting the smile you want.

If you’re ready to find out if the All-On-4 dental implant procedure is for you, please contact University Avenue Dental Group today for a free consultation.

Dr. Hage is very detail oriented, has a passion for technology, constantly invests in new cutting-edge equipment and has more than 1000 successful dental implant surgeries in his resume. Dr. Hage is well known for over-engineering dental treatment plans often at no extra charge for patients. He believes in Quality Dental Works Without Compromise.

Dr. Armin Hage – Professional Training & Associations

American Dental Association
California Dental Association
San Diego County Dental Society
International Academy Of Dental Implantology 

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  • Avatar Aaron Price ★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    Great dental visit. Friendly staff, comfortable setup, you can watch Hulu during the check up! Will definitely be going back.
  • Avatar Kayla Garrison ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    Had my braces finished yesterday and can't be happier. It was a long 2 years but at the end I have the straight teeth I always wanted. Bonnie was great and she was always taking her time with me and I could choose the color of my bands … More every month. Dr. Hage was very knowledgeable and answered all my questions. I can't say anything negative, everything was perfect.
  • Avatar Amy M ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    My experience was a pleasure from day 1. I was not blessed with good teeth and after my first child, teeth began to deteriorate fast. I went in for consult. Dr Hage was very kind he reviewed my x-rays with me and showed many pictures. We … More decided on ALL-ON-6 implants. Michelle their treatment plan coordinator was so sweet and helped me with financing and scheduling. Surgery was done under sedation and I didn't feel a thing. Right now I have temporary bridges and they look much better than my original teeth back in high school. I highly recommend Dr Hage and University dental for dental implants and comprehensive dental work, working with them was blessing.
  • Avatar Erika Gullette ★★★★★ 9 months ago
    Michelle at University dental has great customer service. She is the main reason why it is worth writing a review. These dentists get the job done. Maintenance is key to good tooth health.

University Dental in San Diego is the Dental Implant Expert

If you want to replace missing or damaged teeth, University Dental in San Diego can help. We are the local dental implant experts, having performed countless procedures for patients in need. We have seen it all, and are confident we can help you revive your smile no matter the scenario. If you are interested in learning more, give us a call at 619-582-4224.