Dental Implants

Restoring confidence and quality of life with dental implants on The Wirral


Have you had enough of wearing loose or poor-fitting dentures, or have gaps due to missing teeth?

Dental implants may be the solution you are searching for. Available in-house at The Sandstone Dental Practice, dental implants offer a fixed replacement for missing teeth – and nothing looks, functions or feels closer to your natural teeth. You’ll be able to eat, speak and laugh just as you used to, free from the self-consciousness that comes with missing teeth, or the insecurity of dentures.

Ready to take the next step? Call The Sandstone Dental Practice today on 0151 342 4007 to book a FREE introductory implant conversation.


12 month 0% interest free finance available for dental implant treatment. Contact us to find out more!


Single tooth replacement

This is a straightforward procedure that usually involves minimal discomfort. Your dental implant will support a bespoke prosthetic tooth that will be created in a dental lab according to your exact specifications, and will look and function just like a natural tooth.

Make an enquiry for single tooth replacement.

Replacement of a few teeth

If you have two or more adjacent missing teeth, dental implants can be used to secure a dental bridge in place. Unlike traditional dental bridges, which are anchored by a crown at each end, implant-retained bridges don’t impact on your surrounding healthy teeth.

Make an enquiry for multiple tooth replacement.

Replacement of all teeth

If you currently wear dentures or are facing the prospect of multiple extractions, full arch implants can offer the perfect solution. You won’t need to replace every tooth with a dental implant; instead, as few as four dental implants can be placed to support a series of fixed bridges or a full arch.

Make an enquiry to replace all your teeth.

Advanced dental implant treatment in Merseyside

At The Sandstone Dental Practice we can offer patients on The Wirral, Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales dental implant surgery for replacing a single tooth, multiple teeth or a full jaw. Our implant dentists are experienced at dealing with the most complex of cases to create healthy, natural-looking and beautiful smiles. Dental implants not only restore looks and function, but support your jaw bone structure too – preventing the ageing ‘shrinkage’ that occurs when missing teeth are left untreated.



We appreciate that dental implant treatment can seem a bit overwhelming, so we've put together a list of our patients most frequently asked questions for your convenience.

What exactly is a dental implant?

A dental implant is a high-tech plug that replaces your tooth root. It is surgically implanted into the jaw using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques, and is made from a super-strong, biocompatible material – usually titanium – to which your jaw bone will eventually bond. Once this has happened, a prosthetic tooth can be attached to the implant.

Can anyone have implants?

Implants can only be considered for healthy mouths – so some patients may be advised that they will initially require other dental work, such as bone grafting, gum surgery or orthodontics, before implants are an option. Make an appointment at The Sandstone Dental Practice for an initial consultation to assess your suitability for implants.

How does the dental implant procedure work?

Dental implant surgery is high-tech and minimally invasive. With the help of 3D scanning and a computer-guided dental laser, an implant can be placed so accurately that it involves the least possible trauma and therefore a swift recovery time. Once the implant has been placed in the jaw, you will need to wait a few weeks for the integration process to take place – this is where your natural bone tissue grows around the implant, securing it in place for life. Once integration has successfully completed, you’ll be able to return to the practice for the final fitting of your new tooth.

What are the advantages of dental implants?

Dental implants provide the same function, feel and look as natural teeth – so you’ll never need to compromise when it comes to eating, drinking and smiling with complete confidence. In addition, dental implants play an important role in maintaining the structure of your face: their firm position within the jawbone prevents teeth from shifting around and the jaw from shrinking – both of which cause ageing facial sagging. In short: with dental implants, you’ll stay looking youthful for longer.

Are implants possible for nervous patients?

Yes! Fear of the dentist is very common and quite understandable if you had a bad experience when you were younger, perhaps with a school dentist in the 1960s and 1970s. But implant surgery uses such advanced methods that pain is no longer an issue. At The Sandstone Dental Practice we offer IV sedation, which is ideal for helping nervous patients experience a completely pain- and fear-free procedure.

Does implant surgery hurt?

No – implant surgery is usually a completely pain-free procedure and is most often carried out under IV sedation, which combines sedative, analgesic and local anaesthetic. There may be some swelling for a few days after the procedure. Your dentist will supply you with a comprehensive aftercare plan.

Are implants safe?

Yes, dental implants are a well-established treatment, supported by over 30 years of clinical evidence and a 95% success rate or higher. Implants actually improve the health of your jaw by increasing blood flow to an area that would otherwise atrophy.

How long does the implant process take?

Dental implants mostly take around 9 months altogether, from the initial assessment to the fitting of the final crown.

How quickly can I go back to work after implants?

Most patients can return to work within one or two days of surgery.


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Sandstone Wirral Limited operates as a limited company in England and Wales, company no: 10123019 and registered office: 38 Denbigh Street, Llanrwst, Conwy, Wales, LL26 0AA. Sandstone Wirral Limited acts as a credit broker and only offers credit products from Shawbrook Plc. The Practice is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority Registration number 813018. Credit provided is subject to a credit search, age and status.

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