Dental Bone Graft at Pomerado Family Dental in Poway, CA
Dental Bone Graft
If you are in need of dental restoration procedures, you may require additional procedures, including a dental bone graft. In this procedure, Dr. Sarju Patel will take bone, whether from a cadaver, from your own body, or from a synthetic source, and use it to build up your jawbone density to support dental implants and other restorations.
Types of Bone Grafts
On average, an autograft costs $700 to $1,000.
On average, a xenograft costs $700 to $1,000.
Types of Bone Grafting Surgery Procedures
A ridge augmentation is often done following tooth loss. It recreates the natural contour of the gums/jaw that is lost due to missing teeth or other reasons. It is often needed for patients who want to improve the aesthetics of their smile or who are interested in dental implants.
Simultaneous bone grafting
Why is bone grafting needed?
Injuries and infections
Benefits of Dental Bone Graft
- Heavy bleeding
- Damage to nerves
- Complications associated with anesthesia
Cost of bone grafting in Poway, CA
The costs associated with bone grafting procedures in Poway, CA, vary based on where the bone is sourced and the complexity of the procedure. If the bone is synthetic or comes from a cadaver or animal, the procedure will typically cost between $400 and $1,200. On the other hand, if the bone comes from the patient’s body, the cost may be $2,000+
Conclusion with CTA
Bone Graft FAQs
What is a dental bone graft?
What can I expect following a dental bone graft?
How do I care for my dental bone graft?
- Stick to soft foods/avoid hard and sticky foods.
- Avoid extremely hot food.
- Avoid spicy/salty food.
- Avoid chewing on the surgical site.
How long does recovery take?
How long does the pain last?
Are there complication risks?
- Nerve damage
- Blood clot
- Complications associated with anesthesia (if IV or oral sedation is used)