FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON Dental implants in ahmedabad
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Q. WHAT ARE THE USES OF DENTAL IMPLANTS?
Fixed teeth replacement option for a single missing tooth
Fixed teeth replacement option for 2 or more teeth
Fixed teeth replacement option in a patient for all the missing teeth
Fixed dentures with push-button mechanism
Q. WHAT IS A DENTAL IMPLANT?
A. A dental implant is a tooth root placed in the gums, made up of highly compatible titanium alloy which provides a stud like support for fixing ceramic teeth and complete dentures. An implant is a man-made replacement for natural teeth which allows the person to return to fixed teeth. Dental implants in ahmedabad used at Ivories dental clinic in satellite ahmedabad are made in Western countries with highest cerfication approvals from CE, US , FDA regulatory bodies
Q. WHAT IS A DENTAL IMPLANT MADE UP OF ?
A. Dental implants in India are made of a highly compatible titanium alloy with surface treatments which get bonded biologically with the gums and jaw bone allowing rigid fixation. Their highly noble characteristics lead to biocompatible adaptation in the human body. These are manufactured in companies like Germany, Korea, Israel etc with US FDA, CE certification approval.
Q. Do dental implants in ahmedabad come with a warranty period?
A. Dental implants are manufactured with highest precision and they are surgically placed with utmost sterilization care. However, in an unfortunate situation,if it fails, some of the dental implant companies that we work with , provide a LIFE TIME UNCONDITIONAL WARRANTY on the dental implants and teeth.Their USP has been sterilization hygiene protocol and pain relieving ambience because of which their patients have reviewed them as one of the best dentist in satellite ahmedabad for implant fixed teeth.
Q. CAN A LOOSE ILL FITTING DENTURE BE FIXED WITH DENTAL IMPLANTS ?
A. Yes. A loose denture with poor gum support can be fixed firmly with the gums by the help of anchorage from dental implants in ahmedabad to the extent that our patients can eat ,speak and communicate confidently without the fear or consciousness of slipping of the denture. The chewing efficiency has been documented with scientific research to be way better than the conventional simple denture.
Q. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF HAVING NEW TEETH WITH dental implants at Ivories dental clinic in ahmedabad ?
A. Teeth implants have given countless patients many amazing benefits.
You will smile again
Natural teeth-like feeling
Significantly low cost dental implants in india as compared to western countries.
Significantly great chewing efficiency & comfort
Eat better, enjoy more foods, have better nutrition
Improved fit of denture
No need of adhesive powder or cream
Dental implants in gujarat are also a great value for your investment. You will be getting a treatment product that you will be using 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks of the year, probably for many, many years of your life.
Q. CAN I EAT NATURALLY WITH DENTAL IMPLANT fixed teeth?
A. Yes. The firmness in the implant fixed denture allows the patients to eat all varieties of food just like natural teeth. This ability to eat with implant denture drastically improves the psychological confidence and more importantly the digestive system functions with higher efficiency resulting in overall correction of health. Dental implants in Gujarat have become a revolution in dental tourism with implant dentist in ahmedabad Dr. Alaap Shah who is considered to be one of the best dentist ingujarat for providing painless dental implants with which one can enjoy natural teeth like activities.
Q. CAN A NEW TOOTH BE IMPLANTED IMMEDIATELY AFTER REMOVING A BROKEN DEAD FRONT TOOTH AS I CANT REMAIN IN PROFESSION WITHOUT MY FRONT TOOTH?
A. The answer is yes in most situations. Why I said in most situations is that Dental implant placement criteria is dependent on clinical and xray evaluation. If that is favourable, it surely can be done that way and that you may not have to remain without the tooth at work.
Q. HOW IS THE DENTAL IMPLANT PROCEDURE DONE?
A. The dental implant procedure in gujarat begins with the injection of local anesthesia for making the area of implantation numb followed by opening of gums and a drilling sequence of 3 to 4 drill burs. During the procedure, the direction of drilling is confirmed with instant digital xrays. After the space preparation, the dental implant is inserted and screwed in the gums within the jawbone. After placement, a cover is fixed on the dental implant and the gums are closed for healing phase.
Q. IS THE DENTAL IMPLANT PLACEMENT PROCEDURE PAINFUL ?
A. No. The dental implant placement procedure in ahmedabad is painless by DR SHAH’s innovate techniques and with the advent of latest local anesthesia and unique injection system. The procedure for a single implant placement may hardly take half an hour and that too with least discomfort. Painless dental implant procedure by implant dentist Dr Alaap Shah and his team allow patients to recover very fast after dental implant procedure. Our patients have reported that it was absolutely painless the next day to the extent that no pain killer tab was required next day.Their USP has been sterilization hygiene protocol and pain relieving ambience because of which their patients have reviewed them as one of the best dentist in satellite ahmedabad.
HOW LONG COULD ONE EXPECT TO BE OFF WORK after the dental implant surgery in india?
A. Generally, we recommend rest on the day of dental implant surgery and the following day after dental implant surgery, you may resume work but no strenuous exercise be done(in case of 2-3 implant placement). The amount of time required is a case specific decision.
WHAT IS FLAPLESS STITCHLESS DENTAL IMPLANT PLACEMENT?
Flapless stitchless dental implant placement is the latest patient friendly technology by which a dental implant may be placed in the gums where a tooth is missing directly. So instead of putting a cut in the gums and opening them in order to drill in the jawbone, this technology aids in direct placement and therefore no stitches are required for closure. The advantage of flapless dental implants being no fear of the procedure, easy post-surgery healing and no chances of infection around the stitches. One can resume work same day in case of single dental implant placement.
Q. IS TOOTH IMPLANT COMPATIBLE WITH HUMAN BODY?
A. Yes. Tooth implant is absolutely compatible with human body , it being highly noble and biologically stable . It is frequently being used in Orthopaedics and Plastic surgery for fixing broken bones ,facial implants, etc...
Q. ARE DENTAL IMPLANTS IN AHMEDABAD OF A GOOD CERTIFIED RECOGNIZED INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURING COMPANY?
A. Yes. The dental implants being used at Ivories Dental Clinic & Implant Center by Dr Shah are of the highest quality standards and certified by internationally recognized regulatory bodies like US FDA, CE APRROVED DENTAL IMPLANTS in ahmedabad. The dental implants like
NOBEL BIOCARE,SWITZERLAND & USA
OSSTEM, KOREA & USA
MIS & TAUREG , ISRAEL
are manufactured with high quality precision equipments with optimum design to bear the loads of heavy chewing forces. To top it all, the dental implants are thoroughly checked for quality control and then sterilized and and sent to us in a sealed air-tight packaging to be used directly into the surgical site.
Q. WHAT INVESTIGATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE DONE BEFORE I WOULD COME TO KNOW THAT DENTAL IMPLANTS IN AHMEDABAD WOULD BE POSSIBLE IN MY CASE?
A thorough dental and medical history,
routine blood report
DIGITAL OPG AND DENTA-SCAN XRAY reports
a plaster study model of your teeth
Q. HOW WILL I KNOW IF DENTAL IMPLANTS CAN BE DONE IN MY CASE?
Q. HOW LONG CAN DENTAL IMPLANTS LAST?
A. Different long term research studies have shown that teeth implants which have been placed in good bone can last for a patient's lifetime. However, some dental implants can fail if the quality of the bone wasn't good, if there was too much bite stress over too few teeth implants. In our practice so far, we have observed a success rate of 99.7% at the end of a 10 year recall period study with all the protocols followed by us and then by the patient too. A patient plays a huge role in terms of oral hygiene care for the long term success of a dental implant.
Q. WHY IS THERE A 2-6 MONTH WAITING PERIOD BEFORE THE CERAMIC TEETH ARE FIXED ON TOP OF DENTAL IMPLANTS?
[The length of time for this waiting period varies with the quality of bone that is present where the implants were placed. However, immediate placement of teeth after implantation can be done with in a few cases where the bone quality is extraordinary]
Q. IS THERE ANY POSSIBILITY THAT I CAN GET IMMEDIATE FIXED TEETH AFTER IMPLANT PLACEMENT?
A. Yes. If the bone quality is optimum, dental implants can be chosen of active variety and teeth can be fixed over them immediately or in a day or 2.
Q. IS THERE ANY PAIN AFTER THE EFFECT OF ANESTHETIC HAS WORN OFF?
A. No discomfort to very mild pain which is countered / managed with medication.
The variation depends on the number of dental implants placed, their location as well as a patient's tolerance for pain. The dental implant procedure is definitely patient friendly.
Q. ONCE I HAVE TOOTH IMPLANTS PLACED AND BUILT UPON, DO I HAVE TO CLEAN AROUND THEM?
A. Yes! If you don't clean around the teeth implants, they can get gum disease just like your natural teeth. Not because implants are made that way, it is because of poor oral hygiene care by the patient. Good oral hygiene cleaning and mouthwash will maintain natural teeth and dental implants.
Q. HOW DO YOU KNOW HOW MANY TEETH IMPLANTS YOU NEED?
A. Each case varies regarding how many teeth implants are needed for the demands of replacing the missing teeth. If there is limited length for teeth implants to be placed, more number of implants will be needed. The length and diameter of the implants is determined by how much bone you have in the missing teeth area of jaws.
HOW WILL I CLEAN AROUND THE DENTAL IMPLANTS?
A. The cleaning demands vary depending on the type of implant reconstruction that you had. You definitely need to clean daily around the implants. Brushing with a toothbrush, as as well as flossing are important. There may be the need for a prescription mouthrinse (chlorhexidine) which can further help you keep your implants healthy. Electric toothbrushes can also be helpful for cleaning around implants. Other cleaning aids may be recommended where the specific needs of your case require them.
Q. DO I NEED TO HAVE A PROFESSIONAL CLEANING BY THE IMPLANT DENTIST IN AHMEDABAD ?
A. Yes. It is important to not only have a professional cleaning done around the implants, but you also should have periodic implant check-ups with your implant surgeon regarding the health of the implants.
WHAT WILL HAPPEN WITHOUT TEETH REPLACEMENT TREATMENT?
loss of chewing efficiency
Inability to bite into hard food
Shifting of neighbouring teeth in the empty space
Movement of opposing tooth downwards into the empty domain
Muscle and joint problems
Lack of esthetic appearance
Shying off in the crowd
Avoiding smiling with the fear of showing unacceptable smile
Indigestion and nutritional defiiciency
Q. WHO IS A CANDIDATE FOR TEETH IMPLANTS?
A. Anyone who has missing
one or more (even all) of their teeth may be a candidate for dental implants after the age of 16.
Q. WHO PLACES DENTAL IMPLANTS? WHERE DO I GO FOR MY DENTAL TREATMENT?
Dental implants may be placed and restored by any licensed/registered dentist in Ahmedabad. However, as with other complex dental procedures such as root canals and orthodontics, most dental implants in ahmedabad are placed and restored by specialists dentists (periodontists and prosthodontists) who have additional training, qualifications, and experience in implant dentistry. Dental tourism has been a revolutionary trend for the dental implant patients all over the world. The dental implants cost in Gujarat has been phenomenally low cost as compared to western countries with highest quality standards allowing patients to stay back for a longer healing period and with no waiting and priority appointments available for NRI and foreign individuals.
****** The questions and answers are to serve as a guide for furthering your discussion with Dental Implantologist Dr Shah. Cases do vary and a dental implant surgeon in Ahmedabad like Dr Alaap shah can properly and accurately discuss the considerations of your specific case.