Implant Dentistry in Kampala

If you live with gaps in your teeth, you may have difficulty biting and chewing properly. You might also have trouble forming certain words. Missing teeth affect far more than your facial appearance and self-confidence. As your remaining teeth shift into the gaps and the underlying bone starts to deteriorate, these problems lead to bite issues, sagging skin, and premature aging. Eventually, missing teeth cause more tooth loss and bone loss. Fortunately, implant dentistry can help fill in the gaps and restore your oral health.


Your implant dentist can replace both the missing tooth and the root with permanently fixed prosthetics. A dental implant is composed of three separate parts; a titanium post, the abutment piece, and a prosthetic tooth. The replacement tooth root is inserted directly into the jaw where it is allowed to integrate with the bone. The prosthetic tooth is a porcelain crown that looks, feels and functions like your natural tooth.

Benefits of Implant Dentistry

Implant dentistry offers several advantages over other tooth replacement options, including:

  • Preserves Bone: The presence of tooth roots keeps the jawbone stimulated and strong. When teeth are missing, the underlying bone starts to deteriorate and recede. Dental implants act as replacement tooth roots.
  • Easier Chewing: Since dental dentures sit on top of the gums, they don’t offer the same stability as tooth implants. If you opt for dentures after tooth loss, you may still have a hard time eating certain foods. With implant dentistry, you can bite and chew whatever foods you like.
  • Easy Care: Simply keep up your good oral hygiene habits, like you already do. Twice daily brushing, and flossing at least once a day, particularly around the implant post is crucial to avoid infection.

If you want to learn more about how implant dentistry can improve the look, feel, and function of your smile, call our dental office for an implant consultation today.

Other services

Crowns and bridges
Dental bonding
Dental fillings
Dental implants
Dental sealants
Emergency treatment
Gum disease therapy
Gum treatment
Implant dentistry
Infection control
Orthodontic treatment
Pediatric dental care
Removable dentures
Ridge augmentation
Root canal therapy
Sedation dentistry
Teeth cleaning
Teeth whitening
Tmj treatment
Tooth extractions