Immediate implants and immediate teeth technically mean having teeth placed on your dental implant within 24 or 48 hours of surgery. Most patients want teeth immediately especially for self-esteem and aesthetic preservations.
Dr. Sudhakar Reddy specializes in placing single tooth or whole set of teeth instantly. Patients can get even instant temporary tooth at the time of implant placement so that patients can actually walk out of the dental office with the tooth.
There are several benefits to this procedure:
Dr. Reddy takes the following factors into consideration before an immediate implant:
Three step procedure
Step 1: Extraction of existing tooth / teeth the broken tooth is removed very carefully from the socket without damaging the bone around it this is the implant receptor site
Step 2: Placing the implant simultaneously root of the tooth / teeth with good primary stability
Step 3: Placing the crown this becomes the new tooth this is placed and connected on top of the implant the crown is attached directly or indirectly through an abutment.
Authored By DR. SUDHAKARA REDDY - Implantologist, Bangalore