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All on 4 Dental Implants

What is an All on 4 Dental Implants?

All on 4 dental implant system is a revolutionary approach in replacing all missing teeth of upper, lower or both jaws using only four dental implants per jaw. In this system, there are two dental implants in front and two dental implants in the back at an angle of 45 degrees.

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Our Aim is to provide a friendly professional environment where you can avail of the best Dental Treatment in Dublin.

— Dr Thomas Munroe
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When are All on 4 Dental Implants needed?

Replace All your Teeth at the same time

All on 4 dental implants is desirable to replace all missing teeth at the same time with only four dental implants embedded in the jawbone. It is the best dental implant system for someone with less amount of bone left in the back area or avoiding other structures that might interfere with the placement of a straight dental implant.

It is an appropriate treatment for someone wearing ill-fitting removable full dentures which have caused bone loss.

What is the advantage of a tilted dental implant?

Tilted dental implants

By tilting the dental implants at the back, longer implants can be used with patients that have little bone left without the need for bone grafting.

Benefits of All on 4 Dental Implants

All on four Dental Implants are becoming more popular every year, and the after effects of replacing all the teeth on one arch can be absolutely amazing for the patient.  Some of the benefits are listed below:

  • It is a more conservative approach of replacing several teeth.
  • Two dental implants at the back are tilted to avoid interference of structures like sinus.
  • It does not require bone grafting.
  • All on 4 dental implants feel and function like natural teeth.
  • High aesthetics due to implants appearing like natural teeth.
  • Low cost for the patient, instead of placing several dental implants.
  • Say goodbye to ill-fitting removable dentures!
  • No denture sores.
  • Sense of taste is not altered compared to removable full dentures.
  • It prevents bone deterioration.

How long is the All on 4 dental implant surgery?

Length of the Surgery and Treatment

The surgery takes 2 to 3 hours per arch but will require fusion of the implant to the bone within 3 to 6 months.

All on 4 Dental Implant Procedure

Consultation and Treatment Plan

During your first appointment, the dentist will thoroughly examine your case to check if you are a good candidate for all on 4 dental implants. The dentist will take a radio-graph of your full mouth and CT scan to check other structures around and near your mouth. The treatment plan will also be discussed at this stage.

First Phase

The dentist will start by numbing the gums of the surgical site. Then, depending on the treatment plan, you will undergo either a flap or flapless procedure.

  1. With Flap: The dentist will do an incision in your gums then flip it to expose the bone. Then the dentist will drill a hole in the bone for the placement of a dental implant. After all four dental implants are placed, the deflected gums will be placed back by suturing it.
  2. Flapless: The dentist will not do an incision of the gums. Instead, a computer-prepared guide will be used as a basis for the placement of dental implants. A surgical template has holes and will be placed on top of the gums. Each dental implant will be drilled directly to the gums with the guide holes to correctly drill and position each dental implant.

A Flapless placement of all on 4 dental implants promotes faster healing because it is a more conservative approach that does not need incision of the gums.

After the placement of four dental implants, the dentist will insert temporary denture so you will not leave our dental office without teeth.

Second Phase

The dental implants will fuse to the bone within three to six month. After the healing period, you will be scheduled for the second phase. It involves attaching the full denture to the dental implants.
  • review rating 5  Have a phobia of dentists so have attended VERY unregularly throughout my life.. As a result, when I do, lots needs to get done and I’m a nervous wreck.. Attended Milltown clinic recently for the first time and couldn’t have been happier! Dr Munroe was very understanding and was really good putting me at ease. I had to get a good few fillings done and much needed thorough cleaning. Very happy with the results, and the cost was also very reasonable. I definitely won’t wait another few years for a follow up appointment like I used to do 😉

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  • review rating 5  I’ve been with Tom for over ten years now. Tom is an excellent dentist from my experience. I’ve had two successful implants and am in the process of having my third and fourth done by Tom. He is a very caring, informative and supportive dentist. After care is also excellent. Highly recommended.

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  • review rating 5  I've attended Milltown Dental Clinic for a number of years.  Over this time I"ve had fillings, veneers and an implant and I am very happy with the results.  I have full confidence in Dr Tom Munroe. He is professional and always puts me as ease and explains each procedure in advance.  The clinic itself is excellent and the staff are very friendly. I highly recommend Milltown Dental Clinic and Implant Centre.

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  • review rating 5  I’ve been attending Tom for over 10 yrs now after a disastrous experience elsewhere. He has transformed my dental care! He is gentle, thorough, careful & up to date, my crowns & implants look fantastic. I can highly recommend him.

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  • review rating 5  I have had several dental implants and procedures done at Milltown Dental Clinic. As a very nervous patient I found Dr. Munroe put me at ease and explained every step during the procedure. There was very little discomfort. My husband also had dental implants and procedures done at Milltown Dental clinic and he cannot praise Dr. Munroe enough. Staff very friendly and welcoming. I would highly recommend Milltown Dental Clinic. Mary Gough.

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After Care

After Care of All on 4 dental implants

It is recommended to eat soft food during the first few weeks for better healing of dental implants. Avoid smoking and drinking alcohol to prevent delay in healing.

All on 4 dental implants should be taken care off like your natural teeth, daily brushing and flossing is recommended. Also, do not forget to visit our dental clinic regularly for routine checkup and cleanings. It is better if you will use oral irrigators like Waterpik flosser for easy cleaning of hard-to-reach areas and space in between teeth.

You may eat anything you like with your dental implants, but avoid biting or chewing on hard objects or food.

Furthermore, our dental team will discuss with you a more detailed after care for your dental implants.

End Result of all on 4 Treatment

End Result

The outcome of all on 4 dental implants is very satisfactory.  At Milltown Dental Clinic we have had outstanding life changing results from this treatment.

  • It appears like a natural tooth with gums. People will not notice it as artificial teeth unless you say so.
  • It creates normal bite force and maintains jaw bone.
  • It is fixed and will not be dislodged out of the mouth.
  • Feel more confident in communicating with other people.
  • Improved speech and chewing.
  • It does not need to be frequently replaced.

Milltown Dental Clinic

We pride ourselves on communicating to our patients in a way which is simple and understandable so that patients can be directly involved in their treatment plans and different treatment options we offer.

— Dr Thomas Munroe

Dental Implants Cost

Dental Implant Pricing

  • Implant consultation (X-Rays are €30 if required)
  • Implant surgical post + extraction
    from €890
  • Implant crown and abutment
    from €650
  • Implant – Front tooth Implant + crown
  • Implant – Back/Molar tooth Implant + crown
  • Implants – 3 Implants
    from €3200
  • Implants – 6 Implants
    from €6400
  • Implants – Full lower arch
    from €6000
  • All on 4 Dental Implants – Full Arch

Other Treatments

  • Consultation (X-Rays are €30 if required)
  • Dental Crowns
    from €500
  • Dental Veneers
    from €450
  • Full Denture
    from €500
  • Partial Denture
    from €400
  • EMax cosmetic crowns (front tooth)
    from €650
  • Maryland adhesive bridge
    from €1000
  • Temporary adhesive bridge
  • Full Denture
    from €500
  • Partial Denture
    from €400

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  • Our Location

    Dublin 6

    Our State of the art clinic is located in the heart of Dublin, in the Dublin 6 region.  There is ample parking available and the clinic is in a beautiful location.

    For example we are located only 15 minutes from Stephens Green, and 9 minutes from University College Dublin.

  • Opening Times

    • Business Hours

      Monday, Wed, Thursday: 8:30 – 5:30
      Tuesday, Friday: 8:30am – 1pm

    Emergency Dental Service

    As stated above, we are open Monday 8.30am-5.30pm, Tuesday 8.30am-1pm, Wednesday 8.30am-5.30pm, Thursday 8.30am-5.30pm, Friday 8.30am-1pm.  Adding to that, if you have a dental emergency, please call our emergency number on 086-8012940
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    Tooth Implant Experts

    Whether you are new to Dublin, just moved to the Dublin 6 area, or have lived here all you life, you are welcome as a new patient at Milltown Dental Clinic.  We offer a wide range of General Dental treatments, and ensure our prices are affordable for everyone with our family and friend referral schemes.  We excel and focus on cosmetic Dental treatments, dental implants especially.  Replacing a missing tooth can change a patients life, giving them a new outlook on life, and their smile back!  Come see us today