What are Zygomatic Implants?
These are implants that take support from the cheek bone. An excellent alternative to conventional implants for the upper jaw where the bone height is not sufficient. One of the major advantages of these implants are that they help eliminate the need for bone grafting or the sinus lift surgery, thereby reducing the treatment time and resulting in a more comfortable treatment.
When does one need this?
When the bone height is inadequate in the upper jaw, when conventional implants fail, when sinus lift and bone grafting surgical steps have failed or need to be eliminated. Medical condition of the patient should be sound. a thorough medical and dental evaluation needs to be done before commencement of the treatment. The use of dental diagnostic tools like standard x-rays or 3D X-rays is required.
How long does it take?
This is determined by factors like medical condition of the patient, quality of the bone and based on such factors, the treatment time can vary from patient to patient. for some cases, immediate teeth fixation can be done while for a few, a waiting period of a few months might be needed.
Are there any alternatives?
We recognize and appreciate the fact that every patient is unique and their concerns are different, Their clinical findings are different. hence, based on the clinical examination we here at Aesthetica Dental Implant Clinics, Kolkata can accordingly suggest you the other alternatives, best suited for your case.
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