An implant-based prosthesis is the best available solution for replacing missing tooth/ teeth. A dental implant is basically a titanium post which is surgically inserted into the jawbone beneath the gum line to work as a tooth root. Post insertion, a crown is attached on top of the implant to ensure the appearance of a natural tooth. Tooth Implants not only look and feel like your natural teeth but also function like them as they are fixed in the jaw. Implant placement procedure causes minimal discomfort, does not require any damage to the adjacent teeth and have excellent long term success.
Implant Supported Overdentures
Implant supported overdentures is answer to the problems of conventional complete dentures as it offers many practical advantages. These include reduced prosthesis movement, better aesthetics, improved tooth position, better occlusion, increased occlusal function and maintenance of the occlusal vertical dimension.
Implant-Supported Hybrid Prosthesis
An implant-supported hybrid prosthesis is an acrylic resin complete fixed dental prosthesis and supported by implants might be a solution in extreme cases that the need of the restoration for aesthetics, function, lip support, and speech. It can be a reliable alternative treatment procedure when a porcelain-fused metal fixed restoration does not satisfy a patient’s requirements.