Implant is a two-stage treatment. The first stage is to place the Implant and the second stage is to maket he Implant supportted prostesis. There is a waiting period of 3-6 months to make sure that completely unite with the jaw bone. According to the treatment status an aesthetics appearance can be achieved by using temporary prosthesis.
What is an Implant?
An artificial threaded tooth root that replaces the lost teeth because of a traume, decay and gingival diseases is called Implant. The Implants made of titanium a histocompatible material are the most preferred treatment method today as they are the best alternative to natural teeth. The Implant application that is performed immediately after tooth extraction is called immediate Implant. If the Implant is intergrated with the jaw bone following this prodecure the patient can leave the clinic with his/her teeth in the same session after placing a temporary prosthesis.
What is the aim of Implant application?
Bone losses accurring as a result of tooth losses lead to a reducation in the jaw bone level and volume. Placing dental Implants prevents bone loss. Implants have functions similar to the natural teeth in terms of performing functions such as chewing, smiling and talking. This functionality provides inviduals with social, physical comfort.