The dental implant is the laying of a titanium screw that replaces the missing roots. Following the placement of the implant, a tooth is screwed permanently above the implant. In cases of multiple replacements , implants can be used to support the removable prosthesis, providing better chewing and comfort.
The implantology is the ideal alternative to more traditional treatments such as bridges and dentures. These advantages are comfort, quality of mastication , aesthetics and phonation.
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A control is provided for two weeks after surgery for the removal of stitches and a control healing.
This step marks the end of surgical procedures implantology. Following this step , the patient is free to see his general dentist or continue with the Mdex team for placement of implant.
You are ready to receive the tooth screwed into the implant, custom-made porcelain crown in your mouth. Here are the steps :
You can claim a tax credit of between 20 % and 30 % of the amount to uninsured fees. The calculation depends on the amount of fees, your salary and tax policies.
One of our consultants can provide information about the tax benefits and financing options available during your consultation .
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During the operation, the patient is anesthetized locally, so it will not feel any pain. In addition, a service is offered sedation for anxious patients. After the operation, a slight pain is normal, and may last for ten days. Painkillers are prescribed by the dentist.
The risk of no-integration of the implant are minimal, 3% for the lower jaw and 7% for the upper jaw. In the case of a failure, a recovery in implant procedures prescribed .
Yes, once the implant integrate into the bone, the implant (the screws) is permanent. The screw-down crown on the implant will have a life span of 5 to 7 years . The replacement of the crown is due to mechanical wear.
The placement of an implant normally takes place in a 90-minute session, including anesthesia.
After installation of the implant, the healing time is typically 3 to 5 months. If there is a bone graft , the treatment continues 4 months.
Alternatives to implants are bridges ( adjacent teeth size to wear rings bonded together ) or partial dentures ( removable dentures often visible ).
According to the anatomy of each patient, there is a risk of loss of temporary or permanent sensitivity chin and tongue if the implant is located near the nerve; a risk of sinusitis , a risk of damage of the roots of teeth adjacent to the implant, and a risk of fracture of the jaw during site preparation for the implant in cases of bone atrophy . These risks will be discussed with the treating dentist.