Why Summer Is The Best Time to Get Dental Implants

May 10, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — drnewman @ 11:58 pm
dentist showing a patient a dental implant

Summertime is here, and as things start to heat up you might want to lounge around as much as possible. There are plenty of ways that you can do that, some of which may actually help you make your life much better.

Dental implant surgery, for example, involves a lot of resting and sitting around. As it turns out, there are plenty of reasons why you may want to start getting dental implants while the summer is still here. Here are a few examples.

Take a Break

For one, summer tends to be a time when things pick up, and it can be easy to lose yourself in the pandemonium. If your kids are out of school this summer, you may appreciate the opportunity for a little bit of “you time.”

While the surgery isn’t necessarily that intense, it is recommended that patients take a load off for a few days while their wounds heal. If your summer has been busy, this can be a much-needed break.

Eating, Softly

Dental implants aren’t all that damaging to your mouth and jaw, but most patients report a little bit of discomfort in the days after surgery. While it isn’t strictly necessary, some dentists recommend that patients adopt a soft food diet to deal with that.

Under normal circumstances, soft food diets can be a bit of a challenge—however, when weather starts to really heat up, smoothies and cold soups can be a perfect way to cool off. That means that the summer season is the perfect time to switch to soft foods for a few days.

In The Now

Arguably, the greatest reason to get dental implants in the summertime is that it happens to be summer right now! The sooner you start the process of getting dental implants, the faster you’ll be able to enjoy the benefits of what they have to offer.

If you get started now, by this time next year you’ll be able to eat, talk, and smile better than you’ve been able to for years. That makes this summer the best time to get started with dental implant treatment.

About Our Practice

When people turn up at their dentist’s office, many of them expect to be treated by someone who doesn’t really care about their needs, and who rushes them through the appointment. Maybe that’s why so many people are surprised when they come to Gramercy Dental Studio and are not only greeted by name, but are treated almost like an old friend. We make it a point to get to know our patients, and that personal touch makes our dental care all the more thorough.

If you have any questions about dental implants, we can be reached at our website or by phone at (212) 924-6890.

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