The American Academy of Implant Dentistry reports that the dental implant cost ranges from about $3,000 to $4,500, but the group takes this information from a New York Times article from 2010. When adjusted for inflation, these numbers increase to $3,500 to $5,000. However, costs can vary a lot, and to safeguard your oral health, you should never look for the cheapest option.
Instead, you should seek a balance of quality and affordability. Here’s an explanation of why costs vary and a few tips on finding the right dentist or oral surgeon for your implant.