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How Does A Dentist Permanently Attach A False Tooth To A Dental Implant?

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As basic as it sounds, dental implants are essentially small titanium screws. Once implanted in your jaw, the screw becomes an artificial tooth root. The bone heals around it, and then a customized, realistic porcelain tooth is attached to the implant. But how does a dentist attach the tooth so it permanently stays in place? Bite Pressure Once your jawbone has properly healed so that it can support the pressure that its prosthetic tooth will cause, it’s ready to be completed.…

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