[Osseointegrated implants in clinical dentistry. Surgical procedure].

  title={[Osseointegrated implants in clinical dentistry. Surgical procedure].},
  author={Masaaki Uchida},
  journal={Shigaku = Odontology; journal of Nihon Dental College},
  volume={77 SPEC},
  • Masaaki Uchida
  • Published 1989 in
    Shigaku = Odontology; journal of Nihon Dental…
Osseointegrated implant was developed by Professor Brånemark at the University of Göteborg, Sweden (1965). Implant are made from pure titanium (Ti 99.75%, others 0.25%), which are installed into the jaw bone using an osseointegrated method by leaving the fixtures unloaded and isolated for a period of 3 to 4 months in lower jaw bone and for a period of 5 to 6 months in upper jaw bone of totally edentuleus patients. The clinical procedure that produces osseointegration is performed in 2 major… CONTINUE READING