What is an IMPLANT?
Implant Latin October-bread is a word that means. In dentistry, replacement of lost teeth, function and aesthetically similar structures to natural teeth placed in the bone root or cylindrical structures are called implants. Implant treatment has been developed to raise the patient’s standard of living. It is not a vital practice.
Today, Titanium is the most widely used metal as implant material. Titanium is a metal that has been used safely in many areas of medicine for centuries, with perfect tissue harmony. It does not form an antigen-antibody reaction, as in heart-kidney transplantation. Therefore, tissue rejection does not develop.
Who can IMPLANT treatment be applied to?
1-Individuals with Normal wound healing
2-Individuals who can provide oral hygiene
3-Individuals with a sufficient or adequate amount of bone structure that can be reached,
4-Implant can be applied to people who do not have a systemic barrier to Implant construction.
Can the IMPLANT be applied at any age?
In order for an individual implant to be applied, the individual’s bone development needs to be completed. Girls also complete bone development at about 18 years of age at 16-17 boys. Therefore, the implant can not be applied before this age, after this age can be applied. There is no upper limit. Adults can be applied at any age.