Archive for category Dental Implant

Dental Implant: A case of an implant placement over missing canine.

A lady came to our clinic requested for dental implant to replace her missing upper left canine. Upon examination and radiography image  taken, we found out that her missing canine is hidden way up in her upper jaw bone. (OPG below – white arrow) The condition where the canine teeth develop displaced from their normal […]

Dental Implant: A case of an Implant at the upper front jaw – immediate placement

This young man came to us complaining of his broken tooth (upper left central incisor). The tooth was root treated (RCT) many years ago and it fractured at the level below gum margin. Before The tooth was un-saveable  and extraction was the only choice. Treatment option: Immediate dental implant placement Denture to replace missing front […]

Dental Implant: A case of an Implant at the lower front jaw

A young lady had a lower  front tooth exacted a few months ago due to tooth decay and she came to us requesting for a permanent replacement of that missing tooth. She didn’t want a denture as it was a removeable appliance. She wanted something fixed in her mouth but wasn’t a bridge as she […]

Bone Graft

What is bone graft in dentistry?   Bone graft is a material that used to replace missing bone or bone defect in the face and mouth region, particularly in jaw area for support of  implant during implant placement. Bone graft can also be use support the cheek or the chin area for aesthetic reasons. Usage […]

Dental Implants

BEST THING TO NATURAL TEETH What is Dental Implant? A dental implant is a small “anchor” made of titanium. It is inserted into the jawbone to take the place of your missing tooth root. After Osseointegration, or when the surrounding bone has attached to the implant, a replacement tooth is secured to the top of […]

Dental Implant (In-Depth)

Topics What is dental implant? Composition of an Implant Anatomy of Implant Who should perform the Implant placement? Surgical procedure Surgical planning Implant placement procedure Healing time Surgical timing Restoration Procedure For missing single tooth Multiple missing tooth Impression taking Crown/Bridge fabrication Restoration of crown/bridge in the mouth   What is dental implant? Dental implant […]

Problems with missing teeth

Topics Problems with missing tooth/teeth Treatment Options for Replacing Missing Tooth/Teeth Problems with missing tooth/teeth As soon as a tooth is being removed, we have to think of the options available for replacing that missing tooth. Most of us don’t really know the consequences or future problems that are going to be faced by us […]