Teeth in an Hour
Teeth in an Hour is a method that makes the instant implants for patients with healthy jawbone.
- The procedure devised by Nobel Biocare. The technique involves taking a CAT Scan of the jaw and sending to the Nobel Biocare lab for fabrication of surgical stent and teeth. In 2 - 4 weeks the stent is available and then surgery is done and teeth are replaced on the implant in 1 hour. With Teeth-in-an-hour it is now possible to have dental implants and new, fully functioning teeth in the same appointment.
Teeth in an Hour procedure :-
- Initial dental evaluation and x-rays to determine if the patient is suitable for Teeth-in-an-Hour implants.
- CT scans are taken to provide high precision data for dental planning.
- A Computer based planning of the implant surgery on a 3-dimensional virtual model of the jaw.
- Data files with the surgical plan are sent to Nobel Biocare labs.
- Surgical guide and final or temporary prosthetics are prepared and sent back by the lab.
- Implants are surgically installed. The implants are placed with excellent accuracy thanks to the precision drilling with the aid of the surgical guide. No sutures are required and there is typically no swelling or discomfort.
- Prosthesis, either temporary or final, is fitted immediately after implant placement.
Advantages of Teeth in an Hour :-
- Teeth in an Hour surgical procedure takes only an hour.
- Incision free procedure - no sutures required.
- Minimal discomfort, pain and swelling.
- Requires fewer dental visits to complete treatment.
- Teeth are perfectly tailored to fit each mouth. Teeth look and feel natural.
- Immediately functioning, aesthetically pleasing teeth.
- Patients resume normal activities, including eating, almost immediately.
Patient got Teeth in a Hour age 32 male reported 2 days prior to marriage for replacement of missing tooth, since he was wearing a removable denture for 16 years now using Flapless placement (no cut) of one piece kos micro implant (IHDE Dental - Switzerland) was done and he was given fixed cad cam milled tooth in an hour.