Implantes dentales

Los implantes dentales están diseñados para proporcionar una base para dientes de reemplazo que se ven, feel and function like natural teeth. The person who has lost teeth regains the ability to eat virtually anything and can smile with confidence, knowing that teeth appear natural and that facial contours will be preserved. The implants are tiny titanium posts which are placed into the jaw bone where teeth are missing. The bone bonds with the titanium, creating a strong foundation for artificial teeth. Además, dental implants can help preserve facial structure, preventing the bone deterioration which occurs when teeth are missing.

Dental implants are changing the way people live! With them, people are rediscovering the comfort and confidence to eat, speak, laugh and enjoy life.

Evaluation for Dental Implants

If, like many others, siente que la odontología de implantes es la elección para usted, we ask that you undergo a dental/radiographic examination and health history. During these consultation visits, your specific needs and considerations will be addressed by either Dr. Tennenbaum or by an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon referred by our practice. Your questions and concerns are important to us and our team will work with you very closely to help make your procedure a success.

Procedimiento de implante dental

Dental implants are metal anchors, which act as tooth root substitutes. They are surgically placed into the jaw bone. Small posts are then attached to the implant, which protrude through the gums. These posts provide stable anchors for artificial replacement teeth.

For most patients, the placement of dental implants involves two surgical procedures. Primero, los implantes se colocan dentro del hueso de la mandíbula. For the first three to six months following surgery, the implants are beneath the surface of the gums, gradually bonding with the jaw bone. Debería poder usar dentadura postiza y comer una dieta blanda durante este tiempo. Al mismo tiempo, your restorative dentist designs the final bridgework o dentadura, which will ultimately improve both function and aesthetics.

Después de que el implante se haya adherido al hueso de la mandíbula, the second phase begins. El cirujano descubrirá los implantes y colocará un pequeño collar de cicatrización.. Dr. Tennenbaum entonces puedes empezar a hacer tus nuevos dientes. An impression must be taken. Then posts or attachments can be connected to the implants. The replacement teeth are then made over the posts or attachments. The entire procedure usually takes six to eight months. Most patients do not experience any disruption in their daily life.