Cosmetic Dentistry
Cosmetic Dentistry
All On Dental Implants
How to Clean All on 4 Dental Implants
Dental Implant types
Different Types of Implant Systems
All on 4 implants
All-on-4 dental implants: Meet your new bright whites
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Why Sirona™ CEREC™

The products by Sirona™ CEREC™ are designed to help you improve on a list of things

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Implant Abutment

Dental implants have undoubtedly become the most utilized option for replacing missing natural teeth, owing to their excellent durability, strength, and esthetics. Despite their excellent success rate, a few cases of implant failures have also been observed by dentists. Various studies have shown that the implant abutment interface is a critical factor in determining the durability and success of two-piece dental implant-supported prostheses[. This article discusses various factors which influence the longevity and clinical service life of dental implants in terms of the implant-abutment interface.

 

What is the Implant-Abutment Interface?

The two-piece implant system consists of an endosteal part, the implant, and the mucosal part which is the abutment.  The mucosal portion is usually attached to the endosteal part after the osseointegration has taken place. However, when the abutment is screwed or attached to the implant, a gap inevitably exists between them, which has been reported in the literature to be about 40-60 µm. This gap allows micromovements between these components which can lead to implant failure due to uneven loading, friction, bone resorption, and...

Cosmetic Dentistry

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How to Clean All on 4 Dental Implants

What are All-on-4 Dental Implants? All-on-4 dental implants are an alternative option for getting dentures. They are a set of...

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Different Types of Implant Systems

What are the Advantages of Different Dental Implant Systems? Dental implant-abutment systems are used as anchors for supporting prostheses containing...

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All-on-4 dental implants: Meet your new bright whites

Introducing All-on-4 implants The All-on-4 full arch restoration is one of four options that patients have for tooth replacement of...

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Choosing a Dental Implant Manufacturer

It’s important to choose a good dental implant manufacturer. Here’s why. The options for purchasing dental implant products are vast...

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Dental Implants vs. Dentures

Dentures versus implants: Contemporary solutions for edentulism patients Edentulism, also known as complete tooth loss, can be due to a...

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