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Dental Implants

Replacing all teeth

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Dental Implants - Replacing all teeth

In case of total tooth loss a fixed prosthesiswith porcelain teeth on dental implants is the ideal solution.
 Before the introduction of dental implants, there were no fixed solutions available for people totallyedentulous.  Nowadays, it is possible to completely redo the teeth of a jaw with dental implants and a fixed prosthesis, resulting in a permanent, stable and aesthetically pleasing solution.

  • Can eat and work like natural teeth.
  • Offers a solution for life, and sturdy.
  • Preserves the facial appearance and prevents bone loss.

Course of treatment

Le déroulement du traitement et le nombre de visites dépend largement des conditions spécifiques. The course of treatment and the number of visits is largely dependent on specific conditions. Mais, en moyenne, de 8 à 10 visites devraient suffire pour l'installation d'un pont fixe. But on average from 8 to 10 visits should be sufficient for the installation of a fixed prosthesis. La plupart des patients rapportent s'être sentis beaucoup plus confortables après la procédure qu'ils ne l'avaient prévu. Most patients report that they feel much more comfortable following the procedure than they had anticipated.

Pose du pont fixe – étape par étapeInstallation of fixed prosthesis - step by step

The treatment described here is one of many options available.  Consult your dentist to advise you that the best solution for your specific condition.

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1.Before the intervention
The dentist determines what needs to be done, getting ready, and prepare the patient for the procedure to come. 

 

 

implant total22.Implant placement
The first step is to place dental implants to replace the roots of missing teeth.  In this case, multiple implants are used.  Temporary teeth are attached to allow you to eat and function normally until the permanent prosthesis is installed.

 

implant total23.Prosthesis installation
The permanent prosthesis with porcelain teeth is secured to the upper part of the implants. It may take 2 to 3 views before we finally secure the prosthesis.

 


implant total24.Final Result
It should be very difficult to differentiate your new teeth to natural teeth, and, for you and for others.  People who have had traditional dentures before a fixed prosthesis often report that this is an exciting and extremely positive experience.

 

Removable denture anchored on implants (acrylic teeth)

   implant total6One of the alternatives to fixed prosthesis is to install a removable overdenture with acrylic teeth, which is anchored on implants.  It is best, whenever possible, to avoid the traditional denture because it has many disadvantages.

 

Removable denture anchored on implants (acrylic teeth)


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A removable denture which is connected by means of attachments, ball anchors or bars, which are attached to two or more implants in the front of the jaw.
The implants help keep the denture in place, while allowing better chewing function and offering more comfort.  The cost is usually what motivates the choice of a removable rather than a fixed prosthesis, but the results are not comparable.

 

Removable denture


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The denture is simply placed on the gums and tooth loss mask.  This option does not offer any significant advantage, with the exception of its low cost and its easy installation.
The disadvantages are many: discomfort during feeding, low aesthetic quality, modification of language and sensitivity of the gums caused by the movement of the prosthesis.  Moreover, a full denture placed in the upper night to taste significantly jaw.