If the patient’s bone quality and quantity is very good, and during Immediate Dental Implants surgery if dentist gets excellent primary stability of the dental implant, the permanent ceramic tooth [crown] on the dental implant can be given immediately within 10-15 days. This is known as immediate loading of dental implants.
Dental Implants can also be placed at the same time when the tooth is removed, it is the best & most ideal time to place an implant.
Preserving soft and hard tissue once initiating an implant treatment is a crucial goal. The intention of placing immediate implants is to try to preserve tissue contour, dimension and also, decrease treatment time. Nevertheless, immediate implants require a precise treatment planning to achieve successful results.
Advantages of immediate dental implants also include:
- single stage procedure
- excellent cosmetic results
- no loss of bone & gum tissue
- stichless procedure
- patient gets the teeth in same sitting
- preserves gingiva
- preserves bone
Some of the important factors in determining if immediate loading can be done are:
- Bone density
- Amount of bone
- Initial stability of the implants
- Shape and type of gum
- Implant Design & Type
- Your bite
Furthermore, To achieve a high level of success, it has been suggested that immediate dental implants requires adherence to strict surgical, restorative, and laboratory protocols