About Dental Implant
Dental Implants are tooth root replacements. It provides a strong foundation for permanent or removal replacement teeth. There are various advantage of dental implant. For example: They are having improved appearance, improved speech, improved comfort, easier eating, improved self-esteem, durability and convenience. Dental implant depends upon the placement of implants in the jaw and success rate is upto 98%. Dental Implant is a root device and usually made of titanium and used to support restoration of missing teeth. There are generally three types of implants. They are: Endosseous implant, subperiosteal implant and transmandibular implant. Dental implant also called an endosseous implant or fixture. It is a surgical component that interfaces with the bone of jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic anchor. The basis for modern dental implant is a biologic process called osseointegration where materials, such as titanium, form an intimate bond to bone.