What Is The Best Dental Implant?

dental implants Burbank CAThere are approximately 150 different dental implant manufacturers. Luckily, most dental implants are well made. The best dental implants are manufactured to very strict tolerances such as airplane engines would be made.

All root form dental implants are made of titanium. Some implants differ in the type of titanium alloy used.

Some dental implants are much better in the long term than others. This difference has got to do with the ability of the implant to maintain the high bone levels over the years.

Much more important than the implant itself is the skill of the dentist placing it. Equally important to the surgical placement is the HOW the teeth are made on the implants. Making teeth on implants is very different than on natural teeth.

If I had to weigh the importance it would be:
5% — type of implant
95%— skill of the surgeon and quality of the final teeth.

Be sure to really check out the implant dentist’s experience.

This is an analogy my father told me:
It only takes one five cent nail to fix a badly leaking roof. It takes a good roofer to know where and how to place that nail!

The best implant is one that is placed well!

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4 Responses to What Is The Best Dental Implant?

  1. Dental Assistant S says:

    That’s a good point, but the eternal question:
    How can you know if the one your are choosing is a good surgeon?
    I have worked in medicine for years and they things I’ve seen are scary.
    Many of these doctors still get referrals all the time
    Awesome blog!
    Keep it up!

  2. CF says:

    Finally..A website with a good dentist! Thank you

  3. Shelley says:

    I live in Redford Michigan. Can you recommend a good reasonable dentist who specializes in fixed dentures. I have suffer with dentures over 20 years. I really want perment teeth (dentures) thank you

    • Ramsey Amin DDS says:

      The best implant dentists are those that have been credentialed as dental implant specialists. They will take great care of you.


      Very Respectfully,

      Ramsey A. Amin, D.D.S.
      Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology /Implant Dentistry
      Fellow-American Academy of Implant Dentistry
      Burbank, CA

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