Dental implants are typically titanium screws that unite with the patients jaw bone, which securely hold a strong and natural-looking replacement tooth. The tooth replacement can be in the form of a single crown, bridge that are screwed into the implants securely and are not removable, or a denture with can click off and on for ease of cleaning
Wisdom Teeth Removal
Wisdom tooth removal is sometimes required to improve a patients periodontal or implant treatment outcomes. For simple extractions your periodontal specialists can remove these. For more complex cases you will be referred to an Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon. Leaving third molars can sometimes lead to pain and recurrent infections, dental overcrowding, tooth decay, and the development of cysts or tumors.
Complete Tooth Replacement
(All on 4)
In some instances a patient may end up missing all their teeth or require all their existing teeth to be removed. Some patients elect to replace their teeth utilising dental implants. Several dental implant posts (typically 4-6) are inserted into the jaw bone and used to secure a natural-looking bridge or denture. .