Dental Implants in Palatine, Illinois

Welcome to Advocate Dental of Palatine! Dr. George Skoog and his team are dedicated to providing top-tier dental care, specializing in a range of dental implant options to restore your smile and confidence. Whether you need a single tooth replaced or a full arch restoration, we have the solutions to meet your needs.

Types of Dental Implants: All-on-4 and Single Tooth

Are Implants Safe?

Dental implants are a safe and well-established procedure with a high success rate. At Advocate Dental of Palatine, Dr. George Skoog uses the latest technology and techniques to ensure the safety and success of your implants. Our team takes every precaution to minimize risks and ensure a smooth, comfortable experience for our patients.

Dental Implants Pros and Cons

  • Durability: Implants can last a lifetime with proper care.
  • Stability: They provide a secure fit, unlike dentures which can slip.
  • Natural Appearance: Implants look and feel like your natural teeth.
  • Bone Preservation: Implants help maintain jawbone density.
  • Cost: Initial costs can be higher than other options, but long-term benefits often outweigh the expense.
  • Surgery: The procedure involves surgery, which carries some risk.
  • Time: The process can take several months from start to finish.

Are Implants Worth It?

Absolutely. While the upfront cost may be higher, the long-term benefits of dental implants make them a worthwhile investment. They offer unmatched durability, stability, and a natural appearance that other options like dentures and bridges simply can’t provide. Dental implants also promote better oral health by preserving your jawbone and maintaining your facial structure.

Dental Implant Process

Initial Consultation

Your journey begins with a comprehensive consultation with Dr. George Skoog. During this visit, we’ll evaluate your oral health, take necessary images, and discuss your specific needs and goals.

Treatment Planning

A personalized treatment plan is created based on your unique situation. This plan will detail the type and placement of your implants.

Implant Placement

The implants are surgically placed into your jawbone under local anesthesia. Temporary teeth may be attached during this visit to ensure you leave with a functional smile.

Healing Period

Over the next few months, the implants will integrate with your jawbone, creating a strong foundation for your new teeth.

Final Restoration

Once healing is complete, your custom-made permanent teeth are attached to the implants, providing a beautiful, fully functional smile.

Dental Implant FAQ

Pricing and Insurance

At Advocate Dental of Palatine, we understand that cost is an important consideration. While dental implants may have a higher initial cost compared to other options, their durability and long-term benefits make them a cost-effective solution. We offer various financing options to help make dental implants affordable for our patients. Additionally, we work with most insurance providers to maximize your benefits and reduce out-of-pocket costs.

Call Us Today to Schedule Your Consultation

Ready to transform your smile with dental implants? Contact Advocate Dental of Palatine today to schedule your consultation with Dr. George Skoog. Call us at 847-359-8732 to discuss your options and find out why our patients leave glowing reviews about our care and services. We’re here to provide you with the best, most affordable periodontic options to meet your needs. Your journey to a brighter smile starts here!

Patient Reviews

Dr. Prasad has really changed the way I feel about going to the Dentist. You are always making sure that I am comfortable. I went years without going to the Dentist when I was younger, and you definitely made me comfortable. You are kind and have great chair side manners. I even recommended my mom, my husband, and my kids. Keep doing what you are doing!

I have major anxiety about coming to dental visits. Dr. Prasad has been the only Dentist that puts me at ease. She is very patient and listens to her clients. Highly recommend!

I have been seeing Dr. Prasad for 15+ years and I’ve never been disappointed with the service or professionalism. I actually enjoy coming to see her. My wife has been a patient for 15+ years as well. Definitely my favorite Dentist Ever!!