Dental Implants Trumbull CT & Dental Implants Bridgeport CT

Dental Implants Trumbull CT & Dental Implants Bridgeport CT

dental implant is a titanium "root" used in dentistry to support restorations that resemble a tooth or group of teeth to replace missing teeth.

Virtually all dental implants placed today are root-form endosseous implants, i.e., they appear similar to an actual tooth root (and thus possess a "root-form") and are placed within the bone (end- being the Greek prefix for "in" and osseous referring to "bone"). The bone of the jaw accepts and osseointegrates with the titanium post. The osseointegration is the component of this implant procedure that makes it resemble the look and feel of a natural tooth.

A Bridgeport CT dentist can do more than just diagnose a problem.  Prior to the advent of root-form endosseous implants, most implants were either blade endosseous implants, in that the shape of the metal piece placed within the bone resembled a flat blade, or subperiosteal implants, in which a framework was constructed to lie upon and was attached with screws to the exposed bone of the jaws.

Dental implants can be used to support a number of dental prostheses, including crowns, implant-supported bridges or dentures. They can also be used as anchorage for orthodontic tooth movement. The use of dental implants permits unidirectional tooth movement without reciprocal action.  Our services for implants are among the best in the country.

Implantology | New England Dental

What is an Implant?

Single Implant Procedure

Dentist Bridgeport CT Implantology

Diagnosing Bone Loss

Implant Augmentation Procedure

Implants Overdenture Lower Procedure

Implants Overdenture Upper Procedure