Dental implants are changing the way people live. They are designed to offer replacement teeth that will appear, feel and function as that of natural teeth. The individual who loses their teeth regains the ability to eat virtually anything with dental implants New York. It looks like natural teeth and even facial contours will be preserved. A dental implant offers the freedom to the patients to smile with confidence.

Once you learn about dental implants New York, you get to know ways to enjoy your life. When you lose several teeth- whether its new situation or it has been from years-chances are there that you never become fully accustomed to losing such a vital part of yourself.

What are dental implants?  

The dental implants are tiny titanium posts that inserted to the jawbone at the place of missing teeth. The metal anchors act as tooth root substitutes, surgically placed into the jawbone. The bone bonds with the titanium, creating a strong foundation for the teeth. This bonding process is known as osseointegration. Small posts are further attached to the dental implant, which protrudes through the gum. These posts offer stable anchors for the artificial teeth replacement.

What types of prostheses are available?

Single crowns are used to replace the missing tooth- each prosthetic links to their implant. A partial prosthesis can replace two or more teeth and may require two or three implants. A complete prosthesis attaches to a bar or ball-in-socket attachments, whereas a fixed prosthesis is a permanent solution and removable only by a dentist.

Plasma Medica performs in-office implant surgery in a hospital-style operating thus optimizing the level of sterility. In-patient hospital implant surgery is for patients who have special medical or anaesthetic requires or for those who require extensive bone grafting from the jaw, hip, or tibia.

Use of latest techniques for dental implants New York 

Using the latest techniques in dental implant Plasma Medica experts can place single stage implants. These implants don’t require a second procedure to uncover them but require a minimum of six weeks of healing time before artificial teeth placed. Even the dental implants are placed at the same time as a tooth extraction- further reducing the number of surgical methods. Advances in the dental implants New York technology made it possible to extract teeth and place it with a crown in a single visit. This procedure is named as immediate loading and it simplifies and reduces the surgical processes.

How dental implants are placed? 

Implants are typically a team effort for the oral and maxillofacial surgeon and a restorative dentist whereas Plasma Medica doctors ensure that the actual implant surgery, and tooth extractions and bone grafting if required, the restorative dentist fits and makes the permanent prosthesis. Your dentist will also make you any temporary prosthesis during the dental implant process.

The Surgical Procedure 

For most patients, the placement of dental implants involves two types of surgical procedures. Firstly, the dental implants are placed within your jawbone. For the initial six months after the surgery, the dental implants are beneath the surface of the gum gradually bonding the jawbone. You should be able to wear dentures and eat soft food during this time.

Then the second phase initiates after the dental implants New York are bonded to the jawbone. Plasma Medica experts will uncover the implant and attach the small posts that will act as anchors for the artificial teeth. The procedure can take six to eight months and patients experience minimal disruption in their daily life.

Where do I get dental implants?

To learn more about dental implants, call experts at Plasma Medica our clinic in Istanbul for the best treatment or request an appointment online to schedule a consultation now.