HOW TO BEGIN WITH DENTAL IMPLANTS

  • Dr. Rohit Shah
  • Dr. Ligi Elsa John
  • Dr. Dipika Mitra
  • Dr. Silvia Rodrigues
  • Priyanka Mhamunkar
  • Dr. Harshad Vijayakar

Abstract

Dental implant - A surgical component that is placed within the bone of the jaw to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge or removable denture.

A surgical procedure is required to place the dental implant inside the jawbone. One or more implants may be required for a specific case.

Author Biographies

Dr. Rohit Shah

Reader, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

Dr. Ligi Elsa John

Post graduate student, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

Dr. Dipika Mitra

Professor, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

Dr. Silvia Rodrigues

Reader, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

Priyanka Mhamunkar

Intern, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

Dr. Harshad Vijayakar

Professor and head, Department of Periodontology, TPCT’s Terna Dental College & hospital , India

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Published
2018-09-30
How to Cite
Shah, D. R., John, D. L. E., Mitra, D. D., Rodrigues, D. S., Mhamunkar, P., & Vijayakar, D. H. (2018). HOW TO BEGIN WITH DENTAL IMPLANTS. International Journal For Research In Health Sciences And Nursing (ISSN: 2208-2670), 4(9), 11-46. Retrieved from https://gnpublication.org/index.php/hsn/article/view/725