A dental implant is used to support one or more false teeth .It is a titanium screw that can replace the root of a tooth .Titanium’s special property of fusing to bone called osseointegration is the biological basis of dental implant success.
These are indicated in situations when an adequate bone supply is present. This involves the placement of a restoration within a period of 6 months .
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This type of implant involves the placement of a restoration within 48 hours of implant placement.
Hybrid screw retained dentures are held firmly in place with titanium screws anchored into the jawbone at carefully selected locations . It is a fixed implant denture solution for edentulous patients.
Zygomatic implants anchor into the zygomatic bone (cheek bone) rather than the maxilla (upper jaw).They may be used when maxillary bone quality or quantity is inadequate for placement of regular dental implants .