The dental implant is a titanium screw that is inserted into the jaw bone to replace the tooth's root. The implants are coated with various materials and undergo special processing so that each implant will fit the patient's need perfectly and fit his jaw structure the best.
There are two main types of implants: cone-shaped implants and cylindrical implants. Each type has its own advantages and disadvantages and the choice of implant is performed by the dentist according to need.
Types of Implants:
Many companies in the world manufacture dental implants. However, each implant must meet the state of manufacturing's standards. The strictest standard is the American standard.
3 types of implants are available in Israel:
• American implants – with an American and an Israeli standard.
• European implants – with a European Standard. Some also have an Israeli standard.
• Israeli standard – with an Israeli standard. Some also have a European or an American standard.
The Smile Plus Clinics install implants of the highest quality that meet all of the above mentioned standards.
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