Now dental implants have become a trend and it is recommended to replace missing teeth. Dental implant replaces the natural tooth with sensation, appearance, and function like natural teeth. Own definition of dental implants, artificial tooth root that is implanted into the jaw. Planting carried out through minor surgery, that is by opening the gums and then make a hole in the bone with a size between 3-4 millimeters.
Medical technology has been able to provide a permanent solution to tooth loss with dental implant method. According to Drg. Djoko Micni, SpBM, FICOI; methods of dental implants has been found in the medical world since last 10 years. The technology itself has been able to replace the function of natural teeth. In the original tooth, there are two parts, namely the roots of teeth are embedded in bone and dental crowns that appear in the mouth cavity.
In general, dental implants or dental implant consists of two components, ie components that are embedded in the gums and the crown on it that resembles a dental crown made of porcelain. Implants can also be a buffer for removable denture teeth when lost quite a lot.
Implant method is not recommended for children under 17 years old. Dental implants also have a long endurance, about 5 to 10 years, with a note if performed on patients who have strong bones teeth.
Well, do not want dental implants? That's why we always dental care while still healthy, so no holes. Cavities is the result of our lack of attention to dental hygiene and also our mouths. Always diligent brushing your teeth at least 2 times a day, because this is our first step to prevent the breeding of germs in the mouth. then brush your teeth as much!!!