Dental implants are titanium fixtures placed into the jaw by a surgeon to replace missing teeth. These posts provide a strong foundation, acting as replacement roots for missing teeth. By having dental implants, patients are once again able to eat almost anything and smile confidently. Dental implants can replace individual teeth eliminating the need for bridges attached to natural teeth, dental implants can support dentures providing the stability needed for proper chewing function and comfort, and provide long-lasting results. Implants are extremely aesthetic and often replace teeth is a manner which is undetectable to the eye.