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Replace your missing teeth with dental implants Eat, talk, laugh and smile with confidence

Main Dental Partners Limited, registered office: 11 Laura Place, Bath BA2 4BL Registered in England & Wales registered number 08192098

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No uncomfortable or loose dentures No need to involve adjacent healthy teeth Facial profile and gum vitality maintained

Single tooth

“No difference between implants and my own teeth”

Pauline Field is a very active retired lady in her 70s. Over the years, some of her teeth had deteriorated to the point where her regular dentist said that nothing more could be done. He advised her to have them all extracted and replaced with two dentures. “I told my dentist that I didn’t fancy something that I would have to put in and take out every day. He then suggested I consult Dr James Main in Glastonbury to discuss the option of dental implants”, says Pauline.

The process began with a clinical consultation, following which Pauline was provided with a fully costed treatment plan. The plan recommended two implant-supported threetooth bridges and one implant-supported crown. At the treatment appointment Dr Main extracted only the failing teeth and placed five implants on the same day. He added temporary ‘teeth’ so that Pauline was not left with any gaps during the healing process. Six months later, Dr Main replaced the temporary restoration with permanent ‘teeth’.

Pauline says, “I felt a lot better after having implants. I pretty soon forgot I even had them! They were definitely worth having done. I don’t know the difference between the implants and my own teeth. The prospect of the alternative, a denture, was horrible. My new teeth are no problem to look after. I can now eat without any discomfort.”

High quality private patient care • Implants to replace missing teeth • Teeth whitening and cosmetic treatments • Natural-coloured fillings to replace ugly metal • Crowns, bridges and veneers • Oral health and hygiene service • Four-year guarantee on recommended treatments (providing you attend for regular maintenance care)

Several teeth

Complete set

Based in Zurich, Switzerland, Nobel Biocare is a world leader with more than 25 years documented evidence in implant-based dental restorations.

Dr James Main

BDS(Edin) MFGDP RCS(Eng)

Dr James Main has extensive experience in cosmetic and implant dentistry. He has been treating implant patients for more than 10 years and has placed over 800 implants. In straightforward cases, the final stage of the treatment can be completed by the patient’s own general dental practitioner.

Are tooth implants

right for me? Find out more at our next dental implant discovery evening

FREE initial consultations Saturday 29 April Hourly appointments, 10am – 1pm

The Mulberry Room, Kilver Court Designer Village Kilver Street, Shepton Mallet BA4 5NF

BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT

 01458 831883 The James Main Dental Partnership 3 Lambrook Street, Glastonbury BA6 8BY

 



01458 831883 glastonbury@maindental.co.uk www.maindental.co.uk

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Celebrating life on the Mendips and surrounding areas