are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth that look, feel and
function like natural teeth. The person who has lost teeth regains the ability
to eat virtually anything and can smile with confidence, knowing that teeth
appear natural and that facial contours will be preserved. The Implant
are tiny titanium posts which are placed
into the jawbone where teeth are missing. The bone bonds with the titanium,
creating a strong foundation for artificial teeth. In addition, implants can
help preserve facial structure, preventing the bone deterioration which occurs
when teeth are missing.
are changing the way people live! With
them, people are rediscovering the comfort and confidence to eat, speak, laugh
and enjoy life. More and more patients are turning to dental implant
in Kerala, as a better alternative to
dentures and dental bridges.
are metal anchors, which act as tooth root
substitutes. They are surgically placed into
the jawbone. Small posts are then attached to the Implant ,
which protrude through the gums. These
posts provide stable anchors for artificial replacement teeth.
For most patients, the placement of dental implant
involves two surgical procedures. First,
implants are placed within your jawbone. For the first three to six months
following surgery, the implants
are beneath the surface of the gums, gradually bonding with the jawbone. You
should be able to wear temporary dentures and eat a soft diet during this time.
At the same time, your restorative dentist designs the final bridgework or
denture, which will ultimately improve both function and aesthetics.
has bonded to the jawbone, the second phase begins. The surgeon will uncover
the implant and attach a small healing collar. Now
your dentist, begin the process of making your new teeth. An impression must be
taken. Then posts or attachments can be connected to the implant .
The replacement teeth are then made over
the posts or attachments. The entire procedure usually takes six to eight
months. Most patients do not experience any disruption in their daily life.