Published on March 8, 2014
Dental Implants: Dental Implants Dental Implant: Dental Implant Dental implants is a option for people who have lost a tooth or teeth due to periodontal disease, an injury, or some other reason. PowerPoint Presentation: Dental implant is a surgical component that interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic anchor. Modern dental implants can fuse with bone through a biologic process called osseointegration. Materials such as titanium, and some ceramics form this bone integration instead of causing a foreign body reaction as found with most other materials. Advantages to dental implants: Advantages to dental implants Improved appearance Dental implants look and feel like your own teeth. And because they are designed to fuse with bone, they become permanent. Improved speech. With poor-fitting dentures.Improved comfort. implants eliminate the discomfort of removable dentures. Easier eating. Sliding dentures can make chewing difficult. Dental implants function like your own teeth, allowing you to eat your favorite foods with confidence and without pain.Improved self-esteem. Dental implants can give you back your smile and help you feel better about yourself. PowerPoint Presentation: Improved oral health. Dental implants don't require reducing other teeth, as a tooth-supported bridge does. Individual implants also allow easier access between teeth, improving oral hygiene. Durability. Implants are very durable and will last many years. With good care, many implants last a lifetime. Convenience Removable dentures are just that; removable. Dental implants eliminate the embarrassing inconvenience of removing dentures, as well as the need for messy adhesives to keep them in place. Thank You!!: Thank You!!