Dental One Associates of Dunwoody
5901-B Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30328

Root Out the Right Dentist for Dental Implants

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Did you know that one of the main factors affecting your satisfaction with dental implants is the specialist you choose? That’s why you must research every potential dental implant dentist and make sure they possess these sparkling qualities.

A Specialist in Implant Dentistry


Not every dentist is a dental implant specialist.In fact,the only specialty recognized by the American Dental Association to deal with restoring dental implants is called “prosthodontics.” Insist on a certified prosthodontist for your dental implants.

Extensive Experience

Find out how long the dental implant specialist has been working with dental implants. It takes a long time to be polished and proficient in planning and placing dental implants. And the longer the dentist has been involved, the greater the chance of their experience with a situation like yours.

Proper Training 


A prosthodontist has completed an additional three years of extensive training after graduating from dental school. If you need a dental implant specialist, these are the experts recommended by other dentists.

A Full Knowledge and Range of Dental Implants

Surprisingly, some dental implant dentists are only trained in a single, specific implant system regardless of whether it is best for the patient. It is much smarter to select a prosthodontist who offers an array of different systems and will select the dental implants that are right for your personal needs.

Laboratory Logistics

Inquire about the location of the laboratory that will be fabricating your dental implants. Some prosthodontists have full dental laboratories in their offices, while others work with an off-site lab. Since it is critical that there is clear and continual communication between the dental implant specialist and the dental lab to create a precise restoration, try to select a prosthodontist with an in-office laboratory to ensure that your work is performed under their direct supervision.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Atlanta, call Dental One Associates of Dunwoody today at (404) 381-1490 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Atlanta. With 8 affiliated practices throughout Georgia, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Dunwoody, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Dunwoody.

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