Strange gingival reaction or possible allergy to titanium

This patient had titanium implants placed on each side of the mandible in the first molars positions. Three to four months after the titanium implants were placed, the patient went to the dental office to have the implants uncovered from below the gum to proceed with the impressions and production of the crown. The images […]

Removing a titanium dental implant and replacing it with a CeraRoot zirconia implant

Titanium Implant in the front without the crown and CeraRoot implant in the back without the crown. The patient was very happy with the ceramic implant and preferred to have the metal titanium implant removed and replaced with a CeraRoot 100% ceramic (zirconia) and metal-free implant. The crown can be seen on top of the […]

Removing a titanium dental implant from the mouth

YES, it is possible to remove a titanium implant from the mouth. When the dentist has the right tools, the procedure is simple. MUCH more simple than the surgery needed to place the implant. Patients that report metal sensitivities or patients unpleased of showing a metal ring at the gum level, there are many reasons that a […]