Dental implants are replacement for the missing teeth with artificial teeth that functions and looks pretty much like the real ones. In dental implant surgery the tooth root is replaced by a metal or screwlike posts. These implants serve as a strong foundation for replacement teeth. Dental implants improve your appearance as the implants are direct replica of your own teeth. The implants last for a very long time that means they are very durable. Dentures can be difficult to adjust to as it can cause discomfort in chewing food while dental implants allow you to enjoy your favorite food with no distress. In general, dental implant have success rate of about 98% depending upon one’s jaw.
- Sinuses are air filled cavities in the skull to make them light weight
- Originally this space was occupied by maxillary posterior teeth, which has now been resorbed due to long standing missing tooth scenario.
- We’ll just place some graft material there to regain the space and place our implant.