Minimizing the discrepancy between implant platform and alveolar bone for tilted implants with a sloped implant platform: A clinical report

J Prosthet Dent. 2018 Mar;119(3):319-324. doi: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.04.004. Epub 2017 Jun 23.

Abstract

In a patient with edentulism, distally tilted implants with a novel sloped implant platform were used to minimize the discrepancy between the implant platform and alveolar bone crest and to restore complete-arch monolithic zirconia implant-supported fixed prostheses.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Dental Implants*
  • Dental Prosthesis, Implant-Supported*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Immediate Dental Implant Loading
  • Middle Aged
  • Mouth, Edentulous
  • Prosthesis Design*
  • Zirconium

Substances

  • Dental Implants
  • Zirconium
  • zirconium oxide