Recommended For ASTRA TECH Dental Implant
The determination of suitability for Astra Tech Dental Implant relies upon the preliminary radiographic evaluation, combined with the clinical examination. If the patient is seen to be suitable, a more in-depth clinical examination of the region for treatment and the opposing jaw should be carried out. If the patient has any local pathology in the jaws, treatment should be done for the suitability.
Number Of Trips Abroad
Usually, patients need to travel twice, with a 2 to 6 months break in between
Discharge From Hospital
2 to 3 days
Duration Of Operation
Around 45 minutes
Astra Tech Implant System is a type of dental implant systemcreated by Dentsply Implants and proved to be the most effective both functionally and aesthetically. Astra Tech implants are protected by a lifetime warranty and are regarded as one of the best systems in the world nowadays.
Following four implant design features of Astra Tech Implant System, guarantee trustworthy, predictable, and aesthetic outcomes both in short and long term:
- OsseoSpeed: a unique titanium surface which stimulates early bone healing by speeding the process up.
- MicroThread: minute threads on the neck of the implant which propose an ideal level of load distribution and stress.
- Conical Seal Design: connection which separates the interior from surrounding tissues, therefore lesser the micro-movements and micro-leakage.
- Connective Contour: a unique contour formed after connecting the abutment to the implant and lets soft tissue contact zone and volume to increase.
The preparation relies on the patient's hygiene, dental morphology, function, and aesthetics. Also, Computer-Guided Implant Treatment Software and Transparent Radiographic Implant Guides will be used by your specialist to plan your treatment accordingly.
How It Is Performed
The dental implant operation of Astra Tech is a short operation carried out by a dental specialist. It is done under local anesthesia. A cut will be made to open your gum and reach the bone. Holes will be drilled into the bone in order to place the metal screw of the dental implant. After the jaw has healed in a period of time, your gum will be reopened to attach the abutment into the dental implant. Finally, the gum tissue will be closed back around the abutment and left to heal.
The success rate of Astra Tech Dental Implant with a 5 year follow-up is shown by researches as higher than 98%.
How can I see the clinical success of Astra Tech Dental Implants?
The clinical success is attributable to three things: the biomechanical and clinical principles of the Astra Tech Implant System BioManagement Complex, skills of the dental specialists, and the ongoing oral care by the patients.
Is Astra Tech Implant System propose a range of prosthetic solutions for individualized, aesthetic outcomes?
In case you like a cement-retained, screw-retained or attachment-retained construction, or are considering for pre-fabricated or patient-specific abutments, there are some solutions for you.
This content is written and reviewed by our medical content team in October, 2019.