Titanium + Dental Implants

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Why are dentists saying that Zirconia dental implants are better than Titanium implants? Is this true?

It seems zirconia implants are a better option than titanium since zirconia doesn't have the same metallic properties as titanium, is just as strong,... READ MORE

Titanium Dental Implant and Bone Healing/loss (photo)

I'm a 24 years old girl. About a month ago I had 4 molar teeth removed in my lower jaw. I would like to have Dental Implants. For now there is only... READ MORE

Why are we using titanium in 2014? Are there other material that are more natural? Also, porcelain for crowns?

I would think in 2014 we would have better material that is more natural in the year 2014. I am very concerned about having titanium and porcelain in... READ MORE

Titanium implants, plus hip and knee replacements: too much metal in my body?

I have a whole mouth full of implanted teeth using titanium as the base for the tooth, I also have bi-lateral hip replacements and a knee replacement.... READ MORE

Why are we still using titanium instead of another compound for implants. I heard this is bad for your brain.

Why are we still using titanium for implants? I need implants done and I do not want titanium in my mouth or any other kind of metal, especially alloy... READ MORE

Will I be able to wear my dentures immediately after the fitting of the titanium posts?

I am booked for a 'All on 2' for the bottom denture but, reading here it seems that there should be 4 posts really in case one fails. Am I am likely... READ MORE

What can be done for mini-implant site too high, rubbing against my tongue and temporary denture rocks?

4 weeks post extraction of 6 bottom teeth and placement of 3 titanium min-implants. 1 Implant rubs tongue, sore spot and is higher than the other two.... READ MORE

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