dental implants

Dental Implants

Gaps in your smile can affect every aspect of your daily life, making you feel self-conscious and interfering with your oral health.

Drs. Cynthia Bailey, Tess Marie Finley, and Shubpreet Dhillon can replace missing teeth and improve your oral health with dental implants.

Discover why so many of our Richmond, MI, patients choose dental implants...

Dental Implants Offer Unrivaled Benefits 

Enjoy Long-Lasting Results

Compared to traditional tooth replacement options, implant-supported restorations can provide decades of benefits. While your crown, bridge, or denture will need far fewer replacements over the years, the implants themselves can last a lifetime. 

Prevent Jawbone Recession

When teeth are lost, the jawbone begins to recede which can lead to serious dental issues and impact your general health. Dental implants are the only tooth replacement option that prevents tissue loss in the jaw.

Restore Complete Dental Function

Dental implants replace the entire structure of your tooth from root to crown. These complete artificial teeth mean you can speak clearly, eat comfortably, and smile confidently without worrying about an uncomfortable, artificial-looking restoration.

Embarrassed about missing teeth?

So what can we address with dental implants?

Trust Us With Your Dental Implants

Since implants were introduced in the field over 40 years ago, they have become the premier method of tooth restoration and transformed modern restorative dentistry. While implants are still considered to be a fairly complex procedure, our doctors have undergone additional training to provide safe and effective results.

Our practice utilizes the most sophisticated dental technology to accurately plan and execute your procedure. With the utmost attention to detail and dedicated service, we ensure your comfort and satisfaction throughout every step of the process. If you are looking for an experienced team to trust with your oral health, contact Bailey Dental Group today. You can reach our Richmond, MI, office using our online contact form, or by calling:

(586) 727-7531

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"A 5-star experience" Hear from Our Patients

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Molly Marchetti

2021

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The whole staff here are so extremely friendly and very helpful! They made my experience at the dentist easy, and I didn’t feel uncomfortable or judged! I appreciate their kindness and the office is really nice. They are very caring and look out for your best interest, with recommendations to help and working around your schedule. Thank you everyone here for welcoming me and getting me on track with my dental health! :)

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George Glass

2021

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Going to Bailey Dental Group has ALWAYS been a ⭐️5 star⭐️ experience. Dr. Bailey and Dr. Finley are so knowledgeable and thorough. I’m always so impressed with their continuous new technology. The hygienists and assistants have a caring and gentle approach. Their whole team is so welcoming and works so efficiently together! They making coming to the dental office an enjoyable and relaxing experience. If you’re looking for a modern, aesthetic, spa-like dental office, look no further!!

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Incredibly Durable, Lifelike Results

Dental implants are placed directly in the jaw bone, providing a secure and permanent foundation for an implant-supported crown, bridge, or denture. Your permanent restoration can improve your appearance and function just like a natural tooth.

After treatment at our Richmond, MI, dentistry practice, you can expect to enjoy all your favorite foods and smile with confidence.

Your Treatment Timeline

Dental implants require multiple appointments at our Richmond, MI, practice. The course of treatment usually takes several months following your initial consultation.

Our practice utilizes the most sophisticated dental technology to accurately plan and execute your procedure.
Our practice utilizes the most sophisticated dental technology to accurately plan and execute your procedure.

Consultation

During your first office visit, your dentist will spend time working with you to plan the various steps of your treatment. During this stage, we will determine whether you will need additional work, including preparatory procedures like a bone graft. We partner with a skilled periodontist who can provide treatment in our office.

Implant Surgery
 

After you have recovered from any initial treatment, we will schedule your appointment for implant surgery. During the procedure, the area will be numbed, small incisions will be made in the gums, and titanium implant posts will be carefully positioned in the jaw using x-rays and digital imaging software for the most accurate placement. The incisions will be closed and a temporary restoration may be attached.

Osseointegration

Over the course of the next four to six months, the implants will actually fuse with the bone in a process called osseointegration. This ensures a solid and long-lasting foundation.

Abutments

Once our dentists have determined that the treatment site is fully healed, you will return to the office to have an abutment (connector piece) attached to the top of each implant. Depending on your situation, our dentist may be able to place your permanent restoration, but in most cases, we let a few weeks pass until your gums have healed.

Permanent Restoration

At your final appointment, we will secure your implant-supported crown, bridge, or denture to your abutments. Our dentist will give you simple instructions on aftercare. After the appointment, your new teeth will be fully functional and look just like real teeth. 

 Can I Afford Dental Implants?

The cost of treatment at our Richmond, MI, practice varies from patient to patient. Our dentists will first need to examine your smile before we can provide a personalized estimate.

Regardless of the cost, we try to make the procedure as affordable as possible. Although implants are not usually covered by insurance, we will work with your dental insurance to get as much coverage as possible for your restoration. We also accept flexible financing through CareCredit®, allowing you to make low monthly payments on your treatment. 

Consider the Overall Value...

While dental implant treatment is more expensive than traditional restorative methods, it can provide patients with truly invaluable benefits.

  • Unlike a removable denture which is prone to slipping out of place, your dental implant-supported restoration will be incredibly secure and comfortable, allowing you to enjoy life without worrying about missing teeth.
  • The implants replace your tooth roots, preserving your jawbone and preventing you from developing sunken cheeks and an aged appearance.
  • Caring for your implants is nearly as simple as caring for your natural teeth. Forget soaking your denture overnight or applying messy dental adhesives.
  • Implant-supported restorations are fixed for maximum convenience, simplifying your lifestyle and hygienic routine.

If you are ready to start experiencing all the benefits of dental implants, contact our Richmond, MI, practice today

"The Service of a Perfectionist..."

"I have never been more impressed with a dental practice than that of Dr. Cynthia Bailey's... Not only does Dr. Bailey and her staff provide the service of a perfectionist but a practical and affordable service as well!  For what more could a patient ask?  Nothing . . . ." Elaine Francis
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Bailey Dental Group

Bailey Dental Group is a comprehensive, family-friendly dental practice where patients of all ages have received world-class care for over 35 years. Our dentists, Dr. Cynthia E. Bailey and Dr. Tess Marie Finley, have been recognized as "Top Dentists" and are members of various prestigious organizations: 

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • American Academy of Clear Aligners
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics

To meet our distinguished dental team, request an appointment online or call our office at (586) 727-7531.

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"Dear Dr. Bailey, Thank you for doing a great job on my Lumineers®. My new smile looks terrific. I have had so many compliments on my teeth."

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