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Explore the Secret Ways to Get Dental Implants Interest FREE, or Cheaper, at Least

Dental implants are the leading missing tooth solution; there’s no surprise they come at a high price tag.

Their superior strength can explain their cost over other traditional tooth replacement methods.

Not to mention the fact they are the closest thing to natural functioning teeth – oh, and that they last up to 20 years.

However, if you have missing teeth and cannot afford dental implants, there are specific ways you can attempt to get them for free or at a cheaper rate. Let’s explore.

Need dental implants? We charge from £2,500 per implant and offer deals on multiple implant placements with methods like All-on-Four. Call 020 7928 4474.

Free dental programmes

Some volunteer dental labs and research institutes develop studies on the implant success rate across various age groups.

Rarely will they offer clinical trials involving teeth implants and other dental procedures to test new materials and technology and even to compare certain products across various demographics.

However, some scams exist, so be weary in your search for these programs, which can initially be tricky to pin down.

These labs often cater to those who need dental work and target specific social groups.

Patients in these cases receive their treatment free of charge.

But again, there are risks involved – there may not be a guarantee, for example, on how long your implants will last, and you may have access to zero support if anything goes wrong further down the line.

To find or register your interest in future research projects, check out the National Institute for Health Research to see if they are recruiting.

People In Research can also be another credible source for trial programmes.

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Free dental implants by students in schools

As you might be aware, it takes years of training to become a fully qualified dentist, especially as implant dentistry is a specialist form.

As dental students will need hands-on practice, various UK dental schools offer dental work for free if you are happy for a student to carry out the work.

In return for free implants, you should expect to give up a considerable amount of time; you might have to spend multiple hours at a dental school for each appointment and attend numerous times.

Browse some of the dental schools in the UK offering free restorative dentistry treatments:

You can also search for general hospitals in the UK that might have similar opportunities here.

Free teeth implant on the NHS

As a UK patient, your first thought might be to turn to the NHS for help; that’s what they’re there for, right?

Even though the NHS provides subsidised dentistry for those with a medical need, implants are rarely included.

Most missing teeth patients can get dentures or even bridges via the NHS if sufficient to sustain their oral health.

However, there are some exceptions, such as where you can get implants for free on the NHS or pay a reduced fee. Learn more.

This will apply to patients who:

  • Have or had oral or mouth cancer
  • Lost their teeth as a result of a facial trauma
  • Have gaps in the mouth due to a genetic condition
  • Have a medical reason why they cannot wear removable dentures

If the above applies, you should speak to an NHS dentist regarding your eligibility for NHS implants.

Ways to lower the cost of implants

Many people can be encouraged to travel abroad. However, here at Mint Dental, we would not recommend it!

You would not believe the work we have seen carried out overseas, where patients have come to our practice with metal grates hanging out of their mouths.

Many UK dentists may decline to jump in and resurrect work carried out abroad, as they use different systems and techniques, making the situation worse.

*Dental implants on finance from £59.85pm. Learn more.

Consider finance

Whilst all of these might excite you to have free dental implants, it’s essential to bear in mind that, in reality, your chances of getting free implants in the UK can be scarce.

The best thing we can advise is to find a dentist you trust and know who will do an incredible job, as many can go wrong with teeth implantation.

Choosing a reputable prosthodontist with experience means you make an excellent investment for your smile and can save you money in the future.

Mint Dental offers 0% finance over 12 months – and even offers plans extending to 60 months with 9.9% APR.

Affordable dental finance on all treatments over £995.00

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We’ve teamed up with Chrysalis Finance to provide you with simple & affordable ways to pay for all types of dental treatment; finance from £950.00 to £25,000.00. You don’t need to be a homeowner. When approved, Chrysalis would pay our clinic directly.  Chrysalis Finance Limited is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, FRN 631193. This does not affect your credit score.

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Andrew Forysth
2022-06-06
4 years a customer and always professional yet friendly service. Corrected my major issues (fillings/caps) and while they’re keen to ensure ongoing ‘perfect teeth’ they don’t hard sell peripheral / optional treatments. Highly recommended
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I was looking for somewhere with a personal touch, that I could trust and that’s what I got at Mint. They always remember my name and are so polite. After a year of zoom meetings I really wanted my teeth to be straight and the results completely surpassed my expectations. I now feel comfortable taking photos! The team explained everything clearly (I felt I could ask anything multiple times) appointments were always organised and it was a really easy, worthwhile process. My teeth look like my teeth but are now at their best.
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The clinic is a really lovely place to visit – it is extremely clean and all of the staff are very friendly. They were kind and reassuring all the way through my Invisalign treatment – as well as having amazing technology at their disposal. Dr Imran is so accommodating and kept everything simple, addressing any concerns straight away. All in all I would definitely recommend Mint Dental Clinic, a lovely experience all round.
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Dr Patel has done very good job. He explains the procedure very well. He is very skilled. Staff are very friendly and accommodative. I booked for emergency procedure and the team are so quick to respond. The clinic is also very clean. Over all , I highly recommend Mint Clinic in St Georges road to everyone who gets problem with their teeth. 👏👏👏👍👍👍
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Amazing experience at Mint dental clinic. Dr R Patel best dentist that has worked on my teeth.He explained all the treatment and has lots of experience. The staff is very friendly and very welcoming. They make you feel right at home. Assistant is very professional and very personable. Really happy with my Invisalign journey and the result.
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2022-03-15
Best dentist I’ve ever had! Have completed a year of Invisalign with Dr Patel and he has been so reassuring and kind throughout. From the reception staff to hygenists they really go above and beyond to make you feel looked after and special. I couldn’t recommend them enough!
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2022-01-17
Over the past six years Dr Raj and Preanka and all of the team at Mint have been exceptional. Every member of the team is exemplary at their expertise and I’ve never felt in better hands at the dentist. Affordable and top of the range, I would recommend them to anyone.
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2021-12-07
Excellent dental practice. A very smartly turned-out surgery. Staff are polite and very professional. I am impressed with the modern teeth scanning equipment. Dr Raj Patel will put you at ease. He is highly professional dentist. I have no problem in recommending Dr Patel and the rest of the Mint team.