The placement of a dental implant is not painful given the means available to you. Only 15 minutes is needed for placement of an implant.
All the health professionals will confirm you that tobacco is far from being compatible with the dental implants. Therefore, it is necessary to give up smoking and find an alternative.
As with any dental procedure, the implant placement requires anesthesia. In 80% of cases, local anesthesia is sufficient for the success of implant surgery.
For your treatment to succeed for a short and a long term, it is essential to follow our hygiene advices during the healing period and after placement of permanent dental prosthesis.