Dental implants are the ideal way to replace lost teeth. However, because the process to install dental implants is so intensive, consider waiting until after you have given birth to get them. There are several good reasons why you may want to wait until after your pregnancy before you start the process to get dental implants.
1. Dental Implants Require X-rays
Before, during, and after your dental implant surgery, your dentist will need to perform x-rays.
Human teeth are fairly similar from one person to another. There are some minor differences in size and shape from person-to-person, but for the most part, people get 32 teeth that will grow to a fairly predictable size and shape. But what about when one (or more) of your teeth seems to give up halfway through its growth? And what about if some of your teeth seem to be simply refusing to grow?