All on four implant
Today’s state-of-the-art implant systems enable a minimum number of implants to support a maximum number of teeth. Four is most feasible minimum number of implant being practiced by dentist around the world to support one arch of denture. It gives good success rates.
Success of all on four, factors
When the implants are placed in the jawbone, they must remain completely immobile to allow the process of osseo-integration to occur. Any force that causes even minute movement of the implants in the early healing phase can ruin the integration process, resulting in implant failure. That’s why a soft diet (no hard, crunchy or tough foods) during the first 6-8 weeks is essential.The implants themselves must be strategically placed to offer the most effective support.
Process of all on four implant
Following steps are followed for all on four Implant.
Recording Patient History:- The dentist takes records of your existing condition, whether you still have teeth or are wearing a denture, to determine various factors
Diagnostics — CT scans, short for computed tomography. These scans provide critical information about a person’s anatomical structures (including bone, sinuses and nerves) and the ideal location for the implants. Planing-implant postion is decided acc to scan and if needed template fabricate.
Precision Surgery:- Surgery can be done simultaneously including tooth extractions, bone shaping, and implant placement.
temporary teeth-temporary tetth should be given with solid attachment.
Healing:- will complete in 3-6 depend upon patient during this stage patient should not take hard or tough food.
Permanent teeth:- when the process of ossteointegration take place permanent teeth placed.permanent teeth function like natural teeth and look beautiful.