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Sunrise Dental

Dentists located in Arlington, WA

Dental Implants Specialist

A missing tooth is not only a cosmetic concern, but it can also create dental complications later in life. At Sunrise Dental in Arlington, Washington, Carl Cheung, DMD, and Chang Han, DDS, offer dental implant procedures that allow patients to replace a missing tooth with one that looks and acts just like the real thing. With a wide range of services to choose from, you can perfect your smile and ensure your dental health remains in excellent condition.

Dental Implants Q & A

What are dental implants?

A dental implant is a replacement tooth root that is planted into your gum and holds an artificial tooth.

Dental implants can act, look, and feel like natural teeth. Unlike dentures or bridges, dental implants don’t lead to bone deterioration, and they don’t compromise your ability to eat, speak, or smile normally.

A dental implant fuses with the bone in your jaw, which allows a replacement tooth to remain stable and act as a natural tooth would.

Am I A Candidate for Dental Implants?

To be a candidate for a dental implant, you must have healthy teeth and gums, with enough bone in your mouth to successfully root the implant. You should also be able to practice good oral hygiene and have regular visits with your dentist at Sunrise Dental.

If you have a chronic condition like diabetes or heart disease, if you’re a smoker, or if you’ve had radiation therapy to your head or neck, you might not be a candidate for a dental implant procedure.

What Happens During a Dental Implant Procedure?

At Sunrise Dental, the implant procedure begins with a personalized treatment plan to address your specific goals and needs.

During the procedure, your doctor positions the implant in the bone socket underlying your missing tooth. Your jawbone will naturally grow around the implant in about 2-4 weeks.

After this fusion has occurred, an abutment ― a structure to which the new tooth will be attached ― is connected to the implant. Your dentist then connects your new tooth, which is modeled from an impression of your mouth to the abutment.

Your Sunrise Dental specialist can match the color of the new tooth to your other teeth, so it looks completely natural.

What are the Benefits of Dental Implants?

Dental implants offer many benefits over more traditional tooth-replacement options. These include:

  • Longevity: With proper care and good oral hygiene, a dental implant can last your entire life.
  • Structure: A dental implant helps to maintain the structure of your jaw and your other teeth, which can support your long-term oral health.
  • Predictability: Dental implants are more predictable concerning success than other methods of tooth replacement, like bridges or dentures.

To learn more about the dental implant procedure at Sunrise Dental, book a consultation using the online scheduling system today.

Accepted Insurance Providers

At Sunrise Dental of Arlington, we are dedicated to our patients' dental health. We accept most PPO insurances to make sure that all of our patients are covered. If your insurance is not listed or if you have any questions, please call our office to see how we can partner with you.

Aetna PPO
Ameritas PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Assurant Dental Health Alliance (PPO)
Best Life And Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna PPO
Dearborn National
Delta Dental PPO
Guardian PPO
Lincoln Dental
Metlife PPO
Premera Blue Cross
Principal Dental PPO

Words from our patients

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    "I am so pleased that I found Sunrise Dental! The staff are super friendly and welcoming and Dr. Cheung put me at ease and made me feel comfortable right from the get go"

    Rachelle D.
  • Yelp

    "They treat you as if you're the most important person in the office. It's a warm family feeling. I highly recommend."

    Greg K.
  • Yelp

    "Always friendly, on time, professional. I like that they give me the charges right upfront and then discuss options i have. The whole office staff is great."

    Katie C.
  • Yelp

    "My husband and I both go here and so far love the support and welcoming feeling we get when we come into the office. I am proud to say this is our dentist."

    Jamie J.
  • Yelp

    "Staff is helpful, organized and provide excellent dental care instructions and answers all your questions!! I've referred my whole family."

    Rachel P.
  • Yelp

    "I have been a patient since this office opened and have had nothing but great experiences, everyone is very friendly and helpful!"

    Kendra K.
  • Google+

    "This place has amazing customer service. The dental assistants and the dentist are very gentle."

    Heather R.
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    "I was treated with the utmost respect and understanding. I would seriously recommend this place to anyone."

Sunrise Dental
3131 Smokey Point Drive, Suite 14A
Arlington, WA 98223
Phone: 360-200-7411
Fax: (360) 658-3121
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