Advanced Dental Care of Sarasota East
8282 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34241

Why a Dental Implant is Ideal at Any Age

If you’re an older adult, you may think it’s too late to get dental implants. Think again, because these dental wonders are now working wonders for people of all ages.

The Age of Dental Implants

There’s simply no age limit for getting a dental implant. This tooth replacement solution is helping people of all ages improve their appearance, dental health, and quality of life. In fact, people in their 80s and 90s are able to heal just as well as much younger patients after the procedure. Even patients with bone loss who once weren’t eligible for treatment are now able to get a dental implant with advances in bone grafting. And while dental implants initially took many months to complete, it’s now possible to receive same day dental implants.

The Difference Between a Dental Implant and Dentures

At one time, dentures were the only tooth replacement treatment available. But they tended to be uncomfortable, slip throughout the day, and make it difficult to talk and eat. But once dentists started to realize that dentures can cause irreversible damage to the jawbone and inhibit a patient’s chewing ability, dentures started to be avoided and older patients soon discovered the dental implant. With a dental implant, patients can maintain an attractive, healthy and functional smile. While the cost of dental implants is typically higher than dentures, the beauty and benefits of the treatment make dental implants costs well worth it. If cost is a concern, many dentists can help ease dental implant costs by accepting insurance or dental discount plans like DentRite.

The Advantages of a Dental Implant

Thanks to the rise of the dental implant, older patients have a lot to gain from this advanced dental treatment, such as:

  • An improved appearance and greater confidence
  • Ease and enjoyment with eating
  • Proper nutrition because chewing is more comfortable
  • Protection from tooth shifting because the dental implant fills in the gaps between teeth
  • Jawbone preservation since no damage is done by conventional dentures
  • Even though the cost of dental implants may be more than other options, they can ultimately save patients from the painful and pricey dental damage that dentures tend to cause
  • A fast and easy way to replace missing teeth, especially with the option of same day dental implants
  • A better, stronger, healthier smile at any age

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Sarasota, call Advanced Dental Care of Sarasota East today at (941) 462-2159 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Sarasota. With 20 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Sarasota East, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Sarasota East.

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Patient Reviews
Personnel. Laurie was great. Travis is a pleasure and so helpful.
Chris M.
Very pleasant staff…especially Dr. Corona
Robert I.
I have to express how much I love this Dental office. The care is awesome. Front desk, hygienist… just loved Lori! Dr Corona is the best. The office itself is very upscale. My teeth look gorgeous
Shirley S.
I felt real comfortable with the staff and the Dr.
Lynn B.
I just went to Advanced Dental for the first time, and it was great. Cathi and many other people were very kind and sweet. They were very gentle with my teeth and made it very comfortable for me. […]
Chloe C.
I personally did not like going to a dentist until I met Dr Corona, his son Vincent and the staff. Travis makes you feel welcome the second you walk in the door and the entire staff is friendly. I […]
Kathryn H.
Staff was awesome, great use of technology and Dentist is highly competent.
Victoria K.
Everyone was very professional and knowledgeable. They used the latest equipment and explained what they were doing.
Linda W.
Thank you to everyone for all your help !!! Great Stuff. Awesome Doctor
Dennis K.
Nice people, great care.
Judy P.
Very professional, yet friendly!
James S.
Took care of all issues in one day. Only need one more appointment quick and efficient!
Susan R.
I have been with Dr. Dennis Corona for over 15 years and trust him with my dental needs.
Sheila C.
Every one is so friendly and professional, Great job!!
Janet P.
Just want to reach out and say THANKS to the entire staff who treated me very, very well on very short notice allowing me to get by Thanksgiving without having to hold my hand covering my smile. […]
Paul S.
Dr. Vincent Corona is amazing. His staff are kind and make you feel like family. Both Dr. Dennis Corona and Dr. Vincent Corona have worked on my teeth and are both equally amazing. Travis is great […]
Laurie S.
Nice place, nice people,
Deven S.
New transplants to Sarasota, my husband and I needed to find a reputable dental practice. Advanced Dental Care seemed to best fit our needs given the close proximity to our new home and the many […]
Nancy P.
Great staff and dentists using the latest in dental equipment. Very concerned that you have a pain and stress free visit. Highly recommended.
Bob S.
I am a Nurse and Doctor of Oriental Medicine so very selective in my personal healthcare professionals. I highly recommend Dr. D. CORONA and his outstanding staff. He actually explained my dental […]
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  • Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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