Materials Used For Dental Implants

Dental implants can be made from different materials depending on an individual’s needs. Consult with your dentist on the best dental implant material to replace your missing teeth.

Key takeaways:

  • Titanium is the most common material used, with a current success rate of 98%.
  • Titanium can fuse to the jaw bone, making it a secure option for dental implants.
  • Zirconia is a material which only contains traces of metal and could be the better choice for those worried about a metal allergy.

“If you don’t have an allergy or sensitivity to metal, titanium implants will likely be your dentist’s first choice.”

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