What is a dental implant?
The replacement of teeth that have been lost due to various reasons, one of aesthetics, are all artificial restoration expenses as a functional and psychological needs.
What is the purpose of dentures?
Functions of patients trying to regain lost, but also the correction of aesthetic appearance and slurred speech are intended to be better. Thus, oral health is improved largely lost in the society have to live with missing or devastated teeth remaining in psychological support is provided by individuals.
What are the types of prosthesis?
1.The (out of) prostheses
2.Hareketl the (removable) prosthesis
3. Maxillofacial prosthetics
1. Fixed Prosthetics
Can not be removed by the patient with fixed prosthesis and implants are generally more natural and aesthetic moving a prosthesis.
Fixed prosthesis in one or more missing teeth, the teeth adjacent shrunk, alınılarak support from them or have a special coating that is applied in order to fill the gaps interim prosthesis implant is placed into the jawbone.
2. Removable Prosthesis
When cases dentures or missing teeth do not end with teeth missing teeth with large areas apply. If there is to be taken as the basis teeth in the mouth it is called partial dentures. Partial dentures, tooth and tissue are supported prosthetic applications. To support the teeth, tooth near the gums to rest under the domed space, crochet called extreme conservatism will come provided. Sit provide the tissue surface of the denture supporting tissue. The force is distributed teeth and tissue.
If a person has lost all the teeth in your mouth full (total) must be made prosthesis. Over the remainder of the support may remain lower and upper jaw bone tissue in the mouth with a vacuum force, among the people 'dentures' as prostheses are also called.
Full and partial dentures Completion of missing teeth, lost functions are made for the return of phonation and aesthetic patients apparatuses
3. Maxillofacial Prosthetics
Prostheses are made on behalf of the deficiencies observed in the maxillofacial region rehabilitation.
How soon will I get used to using the prosthesis?
The first week will be easier for you to use your tissue in the mouth over time by adapting your prosthesis will feel as heavy and bulky. Follow the advice of your dentist. In general, the duration is from 3 months to get used to the prosthesis.
Should I wear my prosthesis during the day?
A moving average prosthesis for regulating the blood circulation of tissues in the mouth it is necessary to use 8 hours a day. But initially you may need to insert your dentures to fit the prosthesis day and night textures. Compliance is advisable to remove the dentures for the rest of the night after providing tissue under the prosthesis.
How do I do the maintenance and cleaning of my prosthesis?
On food as natural teeth brushed every day and no longer needs to be cleaned from the prosthesis plates. In terms of the health of the oral tissues as well as in terms of cleanliness it is very important to brush the prosthesis. With tailor-made brushes or toothbrushes with soft bristles for brushing the prosthesis can use soap. Cleaning for pharmacies and supermarkets can also use denture cleaners or ultrasonic cleaners you can find. Do not use hard tooth brushes may impair the finish of the prosthesis. Do not use cleaners such as bleach and bleach containing more abrasive for cleaning dentures. Prosthesis can certainly cause distortion of the shape of this prosthesis is put in boiling water.
When should I renew my prosthesis?
The relationship may be impaired as a result of the prosthesis of the supporting tissues of the tissues change over time. This can cause serious problems when kept in the mouth. When broken dentures compliance with tissue, the teeth are worn and must be renewed when the prosthesis is used to grind up food begins to fail. Prosthesis of 2-4 years in a situation where they do not also start preparing a suitable environment to hold the materials of the bacteria may need to be renewed.
What are Dental Implants?
Implant briefly placed in the jaw bone in order to ensure the function and aesthetics of the missing teeth and usually the artificial tooth root made of titanium.
Today, dental implants are the most important development in the 21st century. Correct diagnosis, adequate information, experience and equipment that when applied to dental implants is a successful form of treatment that can deliver exceptional results in terms of patient and physician.
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