If you are missing a tooth, it doesn't go unnoticed. When you eat you are reminded. When you brush your teeth you are reminded.
Dr. James Slaman can put all that behind you with an implant crown, a natural-looking restoration supported by a dental implant.
Dr. Slaman, a distinguished restorative dentist in Albuquerque, NM, uses the latest technology to restore your tooth and your peace of mind.
Restore Function and Aesthetics with Implant Crowns Why Are Implants the Preferred Solution?
Dental implants are a landmark advancement in dentistry and dentists' preferred solution for missing teeth. In addition to filling the gap in your smile, implants also help preserve the natural bone in your jaw.
Implants are able to preserve bone because they are embedded in the jaw and mimic the stimulation that a natural root once gave with daily activities such as eating.
Dental implants also offer a secure foundation for restorations, from a single crown to dentures for a full set of teeth.
See how the titanium post mimics a tooth's roots...
Why Albuquerque Chooses Our Dental Office For Oral Health Upgrades
Our Doctor's Reputation
Dr. Slaman is an Albuquerque native who has been serving his community since 1992. His stellar work has earned him a reputation as a perfectionist. He goes above and beyond when it comes to continuing dental education, raising the bar for himself and for what he can offer patients like you. Many patients are so happy with his work that they are willing to pay out of network to remain under his care.
Dental Crowns Made with High-Tech Tools
Like all procedures at our dental office, our implant-supported crowns are performed using advanced technology. For dental crowns specifically, we use CEREC® technology to provide these restorations in a single appointment instead of the traditional two visits. CEREC is in-office manufacturing technology that eliminates the need for off-site labs and temporary crowns.
We offer oral conscious sedation, which we can use in combination with local anesthesia to keep you calm and comfortable during dental implant surgery. Dr. Slaman has also outfitted his office with a number of amenities designed for your comfort, including warm blankets, coffee, and headphones to keep you calm and comfortable.
Dr. Slaman truly cares about Albuquerque. That is why he has taken several steps to keep his high-quality treatment affordable. He accepts CareCredit®, which allows patients to pay for their treatment in low- or no-interest monthly installments. He also accepts most insurances. For out-of-pocket costs, Dr. Slaman is happy to provide personalized payment plans with his in-office financing options.
Rave Reviews for our Work
I will tell you I have had my share of dental work done all over Albuquerque and by far Dr Salman is the best always professional and uses the latest technology. Really happy to have found this dentist and all the staff are super helpful and friendly.View on Google
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Talk To Us Today
Dr. Slaman and his highly experienced team are always happy to answer any of your questions. Find out more about dental implants, how they support crowns, and why they just might be the perfect answer to saving your smile.
Call or write to us to request your consultation. The only regret you will have is that you did not choose implant-supported crowns sooner.
What to Expect During Treatment for a Missing Tooth
During an initial consultation, Dr. Slaman will let you know if a dental implant is the right treatment option for you.
Treatment itself ranges from between four and 12 months, which allows time for the bone to grow around the implant, securing it in place.
Dr. Slaman uses the latest technology at his practice in Albuquerque, NM, so that he can attain the precise, predictable results his patients expect.
Implant-supported restorations offer cosmetic and functional advantages, including a healthier bite, a more attractive smile, and superior durability.
"Dr. Slaman and staff are the best in Albuquerque"
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Are There Other Options?
Dental bridges are another option to replace missing teeth. However, this method requires reducing and reshaping teeth on either side of the gap so that they can support crowns. The crowns then support a prosthetic tooth.
A traditional dental bridge restores your bite, but because it is not attached to the jawbone, it can't prevent bone recession.
In contrast, an implant crown doesn't require dental work on neighboring teeth and its artificial root will prevent bone atrophy. It's a one-tooth solution to a one-tooth problem.