What is implant?
Implant is the process of treatment of putting an artificial tooth on a part where a natural tooth is lost, which has similar functions to the natural one, through additional procedures including bone graft or distraction osteogenesis.
What is good about implant!
• Natural smile and the best aesthetics
• Masticatory force similar to natural teeth
• Recovery of tooth health, and improvement of the quality of life
• Zero percent of possibility of decayed teeth
• Economically semi-permanent lifespan
• Preservation without damage on inter-teeth
Structure and roles of implant:
The crown and implant is connected by using abutment and screw.
The crown, made artificially to be harmonized with inter-teeth, is covered to complete the upper part of the outer tooth.
It is planted in alveolar bone and acts as tooth root.
Procedure of Implant:
If a tooth has been lost, implant treatment can be considered.
First implant placement
On the part without a tooth, fixture, functioning as artificial tooth root, is planted in Alveolar bone.
Second implant placement
On the top of the fixture planted at the first implant placement, abutment is put on.
Crown is put on the top of the abutment to complete the upper side.
Bridge, Denture, Implant
It is treatment of fixing an artificial tooth by drilling teeth locating next to a tooth coming out and using it as a pillar. It drills the lost tooth and the natural teeth next to each other, and if it is used for a long time, the teeth drilled can easily be damaged and bone in gums can also be reduced.
Denture which can be taken in and out have two types, partial dentures locking and fixing a ring to teeth around where the dentures are to be placed, and (over-)dentures being fixed to gums when there is no tooth left. At the beginning of using the dentures, there could be feeling of irritation and a little of pain, so it takes time to adapt to it. It is usual for the dentures to be taken out while people having tough or solid food.
Dental implant is treatment of making an artificial tooth where the natural tooth is lost, from root to head, just like a natural tooth, and its procedure does not damage teeth next to each other different from bridge, and its texture is more similar to that of natural teeth than that of dentures is. In addition, its semi-permanent nature makes it very economical.
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