Dental implants consist of zirconium, titanium or ceramic screw. The screw is inserted into the jaw, serving as a replacement for the root of the missing tooth. The bone situated around this region gradually fuses to the implant, thus holding it securely in place. This implant (in the jaw bone ) or abutment (tooth-like structure above the gums ) provides the structure to which a false tooth (a crown or implant-supported bridge) can be fitted.
A systematic approach needs to be employed to evaluate, diagnose and resolve aesthetic problems. The aim of the entire process should not be focused only on aesthetics. Our ultimate goal is to achieve a pleasing smile by utilizing various esthetic elements. This article describes the various principles that govern the art of smile design.
Nowadays, a lot of children get braces. We see that kids today are quite excited to get braces. Most kids we speak to seem to view braces as a signal to their entry into teenage. But we know that as a parent, you have a lot of questions about braces. Since our patients have asked these questions repeatedly, we decided to write an article addressing all your concerns. We have also given answers to a few frequently asked questions at the end of the blog. If you think we have missed out on any, let us know. We'll be happy to add them.