Dental implants are made from titanium and its alloys . There are different methods to replace the damaged teeth, but for now, implant is a better choice due to its high successful rate.
The implant is need to be brushed and flossed and only patients who have a good Oral hygiene will be chosen for this surgery and you should be happy if that person was you cause it mean that you have a good teeth conditions.
Method and duration
Dental implant include two Part: 1- Artificial root implants and 2- Prosthesis implantation.
First your doctor will implant the artificial root then after it get fused to your bone , prothetic phase could start will . All of these steps are operating outpatient and in the clinic with a local anesthesia in less than 30 minutes to one hour.
Like any other surgeries which done inside the mouth, it’s done in a dental clinic under local anesthesia. some times it needs to be done in a hospital just for a special conditions. For more accurate treatment, a CBCT is needed for analyzing adjacent teeth and anatomic area and determine the length, diameter of dental implants Bear in mind that. a regular dental photos are not enough.
after implantation you don’t need an complete resting but the patient must beware of doctor recommendation like any other mouth surgery(using ice pack right after the surgery and keeping the mouth clean and using prescription). it won’t hurt more than other mouth surgery and sometimes surprisingly the pain is less. it dosen’t need a special toothbrush and toothpaste and the regular one will be ok but it’s important to use dental floss like super floss which can clean between the Crown Dental Implant and the adjacent teeth’s.