Regardless of what various implant providers call the procedure, this process involves four to six months of healing simply because of the nature of the bone/implant interaction; and a series of appointments for follow-up adjustments. Just as patients are unique, dental professionals usually offer a several options based upon how many implants you need, the health of your jaw, dietary restrictions and more. For these aesthetic cases involving teeth that show in your smile, please know we will not send you home from surgery without teeth in your mouth! Your smile will be enhanced from the moment you leave our office following surgery.