What is an implant?
An implant is an artificial dental root that is placed in the jawbone to replace the function and esthetics of missing teeth and is made of titsnium. In time, the artificial dental root combiness with the jaw bone and palate bone and is the best alternative to natural dental roots. It provides a better speaking and chewig function compared to traditional bridge-work and prostheses and a natural apperance in the face in terms of esthetics
In which cases can dental implants be applied?
In cases of a single or multiple missing teeth, implants can be applied if there is sufficient bone and the patients’ health status is suitable. Although advanced age is not a contraindication for implant placement, it is disadvantageous in young patients in whom the development of the jaw bone is not compelete.