Volume : 5, Issue : 4, APR 2019

NEW AVENUES IN DENTAL IMPLANT ABUTMENTS – AN OVERVIEW

DR. SHAJAHAN P A, DR. ROHIT RAGHAVAN, DR. RATHEESH N

Abstract

Dental implants are the gold standard for prosthetic rehabilitation. Recent advances in all aspects of implant therapy, from planning through surgery and post rehabilitation has made it a predictable and affordable treatment option for patients. Abutments are connecting elements joining the implant module to the prosthesis. A thorough knowhow about the different types, its uses and newer systems is essential for successful therapeutic outcome.

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IMPLANT ABUTMENTS, CUSTOM ABUTMENTS, CAD CAM ABUTMENTS, SCAN BODIES.

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