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IMTEC Dental Implants
IMTEC ENDURE is a biomechanically engineered internal hex implant.
The simplicity of the ENDURE system offers clinical advantages to the clinician and patient with the following features:
Unique Triple Micro Threading
Enhanced Surface Treatment
Mount Free Concept
Simplified Surgical Prosthetic Protocols
The ENDURE Implant System is a simple, one-stage internal hex implant system. This grade IV CP
titanium implant is extremely cost effective and utilizes a simplified protocol that can be used for a variety of long term applications.
The ENDURE implant offers a mount free design that allows the doctor to move directly from packaging to placement. This implant can be used to restore areas where there were natur
al teeth that were similar in anatomical shape and size. The diameter of the ENDURE implants range from 3.5mm to 4.3mm, with lengths of insertion into the bone to be approximately
8mm to 14mm in depth.
The ENDURE implants are individually serialized and have a tapered collar with a unique triple micro threading feature. The implant utilizes a self-tapping compressive insertion f
or placement and has an enhanced surface treatment that increases surface area and aids in osseointegration.
Uses TiUnite (introduced in 1999) is a biomaterial which, actively participates in its integration with human bone.
This enhanced surface has been proven to interact with the biological environment and dramatically promote osseointegration.
Studies show that the structure of soft tissue around TiUnite implants resembles that around natural teeth; namely an attachment of the junctional epithelium to the implant surface and firm adherence of the underlying connective tissue.
The new NanoTite Implant is a modified hybrid implant where coverage of both the OSSEOTITE Surface and the nanoscale crystals go to the base of the collar. With the
same features as the OSSEOTITE Implant, preclinical studies have shown that this implant results in a greater rate and extent of osseointegration at earlier time points
when compared to the OSSEOTITE Implant.
Oraltronics Dental Implants
PITT-EASY The Versatile
The Original of cylindrical screw implants, combining the experiences of a complete generation. Unique is the patented selftapping expansion thread system. The concept of the internal hex post connection is unsurpassed.
BICORTICAL-Implant The Perfect
With the unique Bicortical screw implant an optimal solution can be achieved with ease. Selftapping, bicortical support and made of pure titanium, the implant offers ideal variations for an uncomplicated, safe and immediate application after extraction.
ENDOPORE the Unique
The application of the Endopore implants with very short implants lengths (starting from 5 mm) offers increased surgical options especially for shallow alveolar bone.
With Endopore, it is often possible to avoid sinus lifts or other augmentation procedures in the maxilla and mandible.
IMTEC - MDI - Mini Implant based Dentures
Mini dental implants are ultra-small diameter (1.8 millimeter width), bio-compatible titanium alloy implant screws conceived and developed by Dr. Victor I. Sendax, Manhattan, New York, USA, 20 years ago. It is approved by FDA.
Mini Implants are narrow so that they can be inserted directly through the gum tissue and into the bone underneath.
The need for surgically cut and flap open the gun tissue required for standard dental implants system is not required for mini implants systems.
Post-insertion patient irriation and soreness is significantly reduced.
UNITI implant system can be used in a single or two-stage surgical protocol. The anatomic root shape insures that the implant performs as predictably in extraction sockets as
does in mature bone sites. The synchronized Kompress thread and microgrip surface facilitate an immediate loading solution in specific indications. The Sekure implant abutment interface on the Uniti implant is a unique biophysical twin internal hex connection.
Dental Crowns and Bridges
A crown is used to cap or completely cover a tooth. The bridge is used to span, or bridge, space where teeth are missing, usually by connecting to fixed restorations on adjacent teeth.
Dental Crowns can be Metal, Ceramic, Metal free, PFM, Poercelain, Porcelain Fused to Metal, Posterior, Anterior, Metal Free Procera, All Ceramic,
Veneer is a thin layer of restorative material placed over a tooth surfacer to:
Improve the aesthetics of a tooth (uneven spaces between the front teeth can be corrected by veneers)
Protect a damaged tooth surface
Composite veneer is directly placed (built-up in the mouth), or indirectly fabricated by a dental technician in a dental laboratory, and later bonded to the tooth, typically using a resin cement such as Panavia.
Porcelain veneer is indirectly fabricated
Bruxism or Teeth grinding
Bruxism is grinding or clenching teeth in children and adults.About 20% of the population are bruxers.
Some people unconsciously clench their teeth together during the day they feel tense. Sleep bruxism is tooth grinding or clenching at night. Bruxer childern do tooth grinding at night, while adults are either daytime or nighttime bruxers.
When buxism is severe enough to create jaw disorders, headaches, damaged teeth and other problems, treatment is required. Usually, mouth guard to prevent damage to the teeth
may recommended by Dentists. Dentists may need to use overlays or dental crowns to entirely reshape the chewing surfaces of the teeth.
Full Mouth Restoration
Full Mouth Restoration, sometimes called neuromuscular dentistry, is the individual restructuring of each and every tooth. Neuromuscular dentistry places the jaw into its optimal position, relieving the symptoms associated with TMJ (temporomandibular joint or jaw joint). While traditional dentistry evaluates primarily the teeth, bones, and gums, neuromuscular dentistry attempts to solve the root of the misalignment problem(s) by understanding the soft tissues, muscles, and nerves. This method of treatment determines the optimal physiological position of the jaw by measuring the relaxed position of head and neck muscles and then repositions the jaw to achieve those exact measurements.
What is TMJ?
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome or TMJ joint disorders are medical problems related to the jaw joint. The TMJ connects the lower jaw to the skull (temporal bone) under your ear. Certain facial muscles control chewing. Problems in this area can cause head and neck pain, a jaw that is locked in position or difficult to open, problems biting, and popping sounds when you bite.
What causes TMJ pain?
The TMJ or Temperomandibular Joint is the hinge that functions when the jaw opens and closes. There are many theories and practices to treating TMJ pain. Every TMJ dentist will have his or her own theory on TMJ treatment. People will often report neck and upper back pain, headaches, sore muscles and even migraines. Neuromuscular dentistry practices under the premise that when the teeth are shortened (either by wear, grinding, old age, clenching or even the cumulative effects of large amounts of dentistry) then the jaw over-closes causing stress and pressure in the TMJ. By restoring the vertical dimension to the teeth or by positioning a carefully fitted orthotic optimal health and function is restored to the TMJ. Many people suffering from TMJ pain have found relief using the techniques and theories of neuromuscular dentistry.
Symptoms of TMJ pain
Headaches / Migraines
Neck and shoulder pain
Tinnitus (Ringing in the ears)
Tic doulereaux (trigeminal neuralgia), a neuropathic pain disorder unrelated to TMD
Bells Palsy, a nerve disorder unrelated to TMD
Unexplained loose teeth
Sensitive and sore teeth
Limited jaw movement or locking jaw
Numbness in the fingers and arms (related to the cervical musculature and nerves, not to TMD)
Worn or cracked teeth
Clicking or popping in the jaw joints
Neuromuscular dentistry uses computer modeling of the patients jaw movements and sonography of the TMJ to check for the extent of joint damage. Surface EMGs are used to verify pre-treatment conditions and if true rest is obtained by TENS. TENS (ultra-low frequency transcutaneous electrical neural stimulation) is used to locate physiological rest of the jaw muscles.
Once a physiologic rest position is found the doctor can determine the optimal positioning of the lower jaw to the upper jaw. An orthotic is commonly worn for 3-6 months (24 hours per day) to realign the jaw, at which point orthodontic treatment, use of the orthotic as a crutch, overlay partial, or orthodontic treatment and/or rehabilitation of the teeth is recommended to correct teeth and jaw position.
A dental implant is an artificial tooth
root replacement and is used in prosthetic dentistry. Implants can provide
people with dental replacements that are both functional and aesthetic.
A dental implant involves a titanium screw that is placed into the jaw
bone. It acts as an anchor for a false tooth or a set of false teeth.
Implants can provide people with dental
replacements that are both functional and esthetic. After a dental implant
restoration is perfectly constructed, neither the patient nor anyone
else should have any hint that an implant is there.
Who is a candidate for dental implants?
Anyone in reasonable health who wants
to replace missing teeth is a candidate for dental implants. You must
have enough bone in the area of the missing teeth to provide for the
anchorage of the implants. If you do not have enough bone to support
a dental implant, bone grafts can be placed. Implants are used to replace
small bridges, removable partial dentures and even missing single teeth.
Details of the procedure
What happens during the dental
implant procedure, and how is it performed?
A typical implant consists of a titanium
screw, with a roughened surface. This surface is treated either by plasma
spraying, etching or sandblasting to increase the integration potential
of the implant. At edentulous (without teeth) jaw sites, a pilot hole
is bored into the recipient bone, taking care to avoid vital structures
(in particular the inferior alveolar nerve within the mandible).
This pilot hole is then expanded by using
progressively wider drills. Care is taken not to damage the osteoblast
cells by overheating. A cooling saline spray keeps the temperature of
the bone to below 117 degrees Fahrenheit (approx) or 47 degrees Celsius.
The implant screw can be self-tapping, and is screwed into place at
a precise torque so as not to overload the surrounding bone. Once in
the bone, a cover screw is placed and the operation site is allowed
to heal for a few months for integration to occur.
After some months the implant is uncovered
and a healing abutment and temporary crown is placed onto the implant.
This encourages the gum to grow in the right scalloped shape to approximate
a natural tooth's gums and allows assessment of the final aesthetics
of the restored tooth. Once this has occurred a permanent crown will
be constructed and placed on the implant.
What type of anesthesia will be
A dental implant is surgically placed
under local anesthesia causing the procedure to be generally not at
How long after a dental implant
is placed can it be used to anchor my new teeth?
In earlier days, the waiting time was
three months in the lower jaw and six months in the upper jaw before
beginning to construct the new dental prosthesis that is supported by
In recent years, an increasingly common
strategy to preserve bone and reduce treatment times includes the placement
of a dental implant into a recent extraction site. In addition, immediate
loading is becoming more common as success rates for this procedure
are now acceptable. This can cut months off the treatment time and in
some cases a prosthetic tooth can be attached to the implants at the
same time as the surgery to place the dental implants.
What precautions will I need to
take after the procedure?
Dental implants are not susceptible to
dental caries but they can develop a periodontal condition called peri-implantitis
where correct oral hygiene routines have not been followed. Risk of
failure is increased in smokers. For this reason implants are frequently
placed only after a patient has stopped smoking as the treatment is
What are the risks/complications
associated with dental implants?
Although there are not many things that
can go wrong with dental implants, some of the problems could be:
Failure to integrate into
the bone resulting into the falling out of the implant.
A fracture or breaking of
Problems with the connection
between the implant and the prosthesis.
An infection or an inflammatory
condition in the soft tissue and sometimes in the bone as a result of
the implant placement.
Damage to the nerves in the
lower jaw and to the maxillary sinus or the nasal cavity.
All of these complications are rare and
can usually be easily corrected.
Does it hurt after the dental implants
have been placed?
Some discomfort may occur once the effect
of the anesthesia wears off about three or four hours after the procedure.
Most patients do not have significant problems although the level of
discomfort varies from patient to patient. Some patients do have varying
degrees of pain or discomfort which may last for several days. Swelling
and black and bluing may also develop.
What should I watch out for?
You should call upon your dentist when
there is prolonged pain as this is not a good sign with dental implants.
Having prolonged pain does not always mean failure but the cause of
the pain should be determined as soon as possible.
The implant may have to be removed if
an infection develops or if the implant is not properly integrating
into the adjacent bone.
What happens if my dental implants
In occasional cases when the dental implants
fail or are rejected, they can be replaced with another implant, usually
of a slightly larger size. The rate of failure is only about 1-5%. This
might be somewhat higher in smokers and people with compromised immune
systems. The key element to determining implant success is proper diagnosis
and treatment planning.
A dental crown is a tooth-shaped "cap"
that is placed over a tooth, covering the tooth to restore its shape
and size, strength, and/or to improve its appearance. The crowns, when
cemented into place, fully encase the entire visible portion of a tooth
that lies at and above the gum line.
A dental crown may be needed:
To protect a weak tooth (for
instance, from decay) from breaking or to hold together parts of a cracked
To restore a broken or worn-down
To cover and support a tooth
with a large filling when there isn't a lot of tooth left
To give esthetics to a misshaped
or discolored teeth
To hold a dental bridge in
To cover a dental implant
types of materials are available for crowns?
Permanent crowns can be made from all
metal, porcelain-fused-to-metal, all resin, or all ceramic.
used in crowns include gold alloy, other alloys (for example, palladium)
or a base-metal alloy (for example, nickel or chromium). Compared with
other crown types, less tooth structure needs to be removed with metal
crowns. Tooth wear to the opposing teeth is kept to a minimum. Metal
crowns withstand biting and chewing forces well. They last the longest
in terms of wear down and they rarely chip or break. The main drawback
is the metallic color. Metal crowns are a good choice for out-of-sight
dental crowns can be color matched to your adjacent teeth (unlike the
metallic crowns). However, more wearing to the opposing teeth occurs
with this crown type compared with metal or resin crowns. The crown's
porcelain portion can also chip or break off. Next to all-ceramic crowns,
porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns look most like normal teeth. However,
sometimes the metal underlying the crown's porcelain can show through
as a dark line, especially at the gum line and even more so if your
gums recede. These crowns can be a good choice for front or back teeth.
All-resin dental crowns
are less expensive than other crown types. However, they wear down over
time and are more prone to fractures than porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns.
or all-porcelain dental crowns provide the best natural color
match than any other crown type and may be more suitable for people
with metal allergies. However, they are not as strong as porcelain-fused-to-metal
crowns and they wear down the opposing teeth a little more than metal
or resin crowns. All-ceramic crowns are a good choice for front teeth.
Details of the procedure
steps are involved in crowning a tooth?
Crowning a tooth usually requires two
visits in the first visit the dentist examines and prepares the
tooth, and in the second visit he places the permanent crown.
Examining and preparing the tooth
Your dentist may take a few x-rays to
check the roots of the tooth receiving the crown and the surrounding
bone. If the tooth has extensive decay or if there is a risk of infection
or injury to the tooths pulp, a root canal treatment may first be
Your dentist will first anesthetize your
tooth and the gum tissue around the tooth. Next, he will file down the
tooth receiving the crown along the chewing surface and sides to make
room for the crown. The amount removed depends on the type of crown
used (for instance, all-metal crowns are thinner, requiring less tooth
structure removal than all-porcelain or porcelain-fused-to-metal ones).
On the other hand, if a large area of the tooth is missing (due to decay
or damage), your dentist will use filling material to "build up"
the tooth enough to support the crown.
After reshaping the tooth, your dentist
will make an impression of the tooth to receive the crown. Impressions
of the teeth above and below the tooth to receive the dental crown will
also be made to make sure that the crown will not affect your bite.
The impressions are sent to a dental
laboratory where the crown will be manufactured. The crown is usually
returned to your dentist's office in 2 to 3 weeks. If your crown is
made of porcelain, your dentist will also select the shade that most
closely matches the color of the neighboring teeth. During this first
office visit your dentist will make a temporary crown to cover and protect
the prepared tooth while the crown is being made. Temporary crowns usually
are made of acrylic and are held in place using a temporary cement.
Receiving the permanent dental crown
At your second visit, your dentist will
remove your temporary crown and check the fit and color of the permanent
crown. If everything is acceptable, a local anesthetic will be used
to numb the tooth and the new crown is permanently cemented in place.
should I watch out for after I have received a dental
Discomfort or sensitivity: You
will likely experience some sensitivity immediately after the procedure
as the anesthesia begins to wear off. If the crowned tooth has a nerve
in it, you may experience some heat and cold sensitivity. You may be
recommended to brush your teeth with toothpaste designed for sensitive
teeth. If you have pain or sensitivity when you bite down it may usually
mean that the crown is too high on the tooth. This problem can be easily
fixed by your dentist.
All-porcelain crowns can sometimes chip. A small chip can be repaired
using a composite resin with the crown remaining in your mouth. For
extensive chipping the crown may need to be replaced.
In some cases the cement under the crown washes out causing loosening
of the crown, which results in bacterial activity in the area and causes
decay to the remaining tooth. You must contact your dentist if your
crown feels loose.
Crown falls off: Crowns may sometimes
fall off due to an improper fit or a lack of cement. You should contact
your dentist immediately in such a case. Your dentist may be able to
re-cement your crown in place or replace it with a new crown.
Allergic reaction: In very rare
cases, you can have an allergic reaction to the metals or porcelain
used in making crowns.
Dark line on crowned tooth next to
the gum line:Sometimes the metal of your crown may show
through in the form of a dark line next to the gum line of your crowned
tooth. It is normal, particularly if you have a porcelain-fused-to-metal
crowned tooth require any special care?
The tooth underlying the crowned tooth
needs to be protected from decay or gum disease. You should continue
to follow good oral hygiene practices, including brushing your teeth
at least twice a day and flossing once a day especially around the
crown area where the gum meets the tooth.
long do dental crowns last?
Dental crowns last between 5 and 15 years
on an average. The life span of a crown depends on the amount of "wear
and tear" the crown is exposed to, how well you follow good oral
hygiene practices, and your personal mouth-related habits (you should
avoid such habits as grinding or clenching your teeth, chewing ice,
biting your fingernails and using your teeth to open packaging).
Abutment : refers to a tooth that helps to support a fixed bridge, or that part of the implant that supports an implant prosthesis.
Bar-overdenture : a denture that is held in place with a special bar attached to teeth or implants. There are several different designs and attachments used for this type prosthesis.
Biocompability: Material which does not have a harmful effect on biological tissue. The metal titanium is an example of a biocompatible substance.
Bone graft : either artificial (synthetic) bone, human bone from the same individual, or from a bone bank, used to increase bone height or width.
Bridge : when a tooth is lost it leaves a space. If the non-removable (fixed) prosthetic replacement is supported by crowns on either side of the space, it is called a bridge.
Clinical Crown : the portion of the natural tooth that extends above the bone and gum tissue and is visible in the mouth.
Dental implant : an artificial replacement of various designs for natural teeth that are missing. An implant can be placed on top of the bone (subperiosteal), through the bone (transosteal), or within the bone (endosseous). Root form implants replace the root portion of a tooth.
Denture : an artificial replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues.
Endodontics : the specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of infections that invade the nerve of the tooth.
Endodontist: a dentist who limits his/her practice to the specialty of endodontics.
Fixed-detachable prosthesis : detachable prosthesis: a prosthetic replacement for missing natural teeth that is non-removable for the patient, yet the dentist is still able to remove it when necessary. It is also referred to as a fixed-detachable denture.
Fixed prosthesis : the prosthetic replacement for missing natural teeth that is either cemented or screwed into a non-removable position in the mouth. This can be a single crown, splinted to adjacent teeth, or a bridge.
Gingival tissue: the pink tissue that surrounds the natural teeth. Also referred to as gum tissue.
Gum graft: is used to replace missing and / or receded gum tissue.
Healing collar : after an implant is exposed, or uncovered, a healing collar is placed on top of the implant to allow for proper placement and healing of the gum tissue.
Implantology (oral) : the science and discipline of restoring missing teeth and oral structures to regain function, comfort, and esthetics through the use of dental implants. Also called dental implantology or oral implantology.
Implantologist : a dentist who has limited his/her practice to placing and restoring dental implants. An implantologist may use all the different varieties of dental implants available on the market.
Mandible: the lower jawbone.
Maryland bridge: a fixed-type prosthetic replacement for missing teeth held in place with special metal wings that are bonded or cemented to adjacent teeth.
Maxilla: the upper jawbone that also includes the bones of the eyes, the hard palate, and the nose
Maxillary sinus: the anatomical space located in the bone above the back teeth of the upper (maxillary) jaw.
Maxillofacial: pertaining to the region of the head that contains the facial bones, including the maxilla and the mandible. The term usually refers to specialized surgical or prosthetic reconstruction of this area of the face.
Mental foramin: the area where the mandibular nerve exists the bone in the anterior lower jaw.
Molar: Back tooth, grinder.
Neuromuscular dentistry is a treatment modality of dentistry that focuses on correcting misalignment of the jaw at the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Neuromuscular dentistry acknowledges the multi-facted musculoskeletal occlusal signs and symptoms that relates to postural problems involving the lower jaw and cervical region. Neuromuscular dentistry recognizes the need to solve the root of the misalignment problem(s) by understanding the relationships of the tissues which include the muscles, teeth, temporomandibular joints, and nerves. Symptoms of temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) include:
Headaches / migraines
Neck and shoulder pain
Tinnitus (Ringing in the ears)
Trigeminal neuralgia (Tic douloureux), a neuropathic pain disorder unrelated to TMD
Bell's Palsy, a nerve disorder unrelated to TMD
Sensitive and sore teeth
Limited jaw movement or locking jaw
Numbness in the fingers and arms (related to the cervical musculature and nerves, not to TMD)
Worn or cracked teeth
Clicking or popping in the jaw joints
Oral surgeon: a specially trained dentist who has limited his/her practice to the specialty of oral surgery.
Oral Surgery: the specialty concerned with the diagnosis, reconstruction, correction, and management of normal and abnormal structures of the head, neck, and oral cavity.
Orthodontics: the specialty of dentistry concerned with the correction and maintenance of malaligned teeth and structures of the oral cavity.
Orthodontist: a specially trained dentist who has limited his/her practice to the specialty of orthodontics.
Osseointegration: a term that describes the amount of newly formed bone that surrounds and directly contacts a dental implant.
Overdenture: a denture that is placed over remaining tooth roots or implants.
Periodontics: the science and discipline concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and management of normal and abnormal conditions of gum and bone tissues surrounding teeth.
Periodontist: a specially trained dentist who has limited his/her practice to the specialty of periodontics.
Post: the prosthetic component that attaches directly to the implant that will support the final prosthesis. A post may also be used for a natural tooth that has undergone root canal therapy.
Prosthetics: the art and science of making and adjusting artificial replacement parts for the human body.
Prosthetic crown: an artificial replacement for the clinical crown. This can be tooth colored (porcelain) or metal (gold or silver)
Prosthodontics: the art and science of providing suitable substitutes for missing or damaged teeth in order that impaired function, appearance, comfort, and health of the patient may be restored.
Prosthodontist: a specially trained dentist who has limited his/her practice to the specialty of prosthodontics.
Removable partial denture: a prosthetic (artificial) replacement for missing teeth, bone, and gum tissue.
Residual ridge: after a tooth has been extracted, the remaining bone heals and is referred to as the residual ridge.
Root canal: Root canals are the narrow, hollow passages inhabited by nerve tissue and blood vessels, among other things, located within the dentin of a tooth. The root canal ends in, and in the case of multiple canals, join at, the pulp chamber.
Root form implant: a dental implant that resembles the root portion of a tooth
Sinus elevation procedure (Sinus Lift): a procedure that involves placing a bone graft into the maxillary sinus to help gain additional support for placing implants and restoring the posterior upper arch of teeth.
Titanium: Metallic element, Ti. Atomic number 22, atomic mass 47.90, density 4.54 g/cm3 and melting point 1,668 C. Similar colour to steel. Relatively common in the earth's crust. In alloyed form, titanium is being used increasingly in the ceramic, aircraft and aerospace industries. Its biocompatible properties enable it to be used in prostheses inserted during surgery. The ability of titanium to establish direct contact with bone tissue is well-documented. Also the name of the plant Saturn's largest moon. The Titans were an ancient family of gods in Greek mythology, the children of Uranus and Gaia.
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