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Metal-free implant, an alternative to titanium implants

Conventional titanium-based implants have been an option for many, although every patient’s needs and requirements are unique. This is why metal-free dental implants are getting known as an alternative for those looking for tooth replacement.

Sani Dental Group offers this and more types of implants. We want to provide valuable information to help patients make the best decision regarding their smiles. Check out the characteristics, benefits, and costs of this metal-free dental alternative.

Conventional Titanium Dental Implantsdental-implants

After the discovery of natural bone attachment to titanium Osseointegration years ago, titanium posts had developed and become one of the most popular tooth restoration procedures.

This type of implant is almost always successful and long-lasting.

Made up of two pieces and titanium, they are highly resistant and strong, which contributes to the high rate of success.

The dentist places the implant. Once stable and osseointegrated into the jaw structure, an abutment is placed on top of the implant. This treatment is usually done in two visits with a period of four to six months in between.

Some patients dislike the idea of having metallic devices placed in their bodies and prefer a more natural alternative. Also, some patients may have an allergic reaction to implants, although it is important to mention allergic reactions are very rare.

Are there metal-free implants?

Yes. Ceramic Implants also known as Metal-free implants are newer than conventional titanium implants. However, a proven reassuring solution with satisfying results. A metal-free alternative of one piece and made of zirconia ceramic material completely free of metal properties.

A highly esthetic option perfect for those looking for a more natural-looking result.

Ceramic dental implants are ivory colored like a natural tooth root that provides a solution for individuals with thin soft tissue biotype, also known as gingiva biotype tissue.

Besides its esthetic benefits, they show favorable soft tissue attachment and excellent osseointegration.

Titanium vs. Metal-free Implants

Both types of implants are considered safe and long-lasting. Some people might think titanium is safer because it has been available for so long. This is true, yet metal-free implants are 100% proof tested, just like the titanium ones.

Both kinds of implants involve placing a base into the jaw, this is why the time required is the same in both cases. Treatment can be completed in two visits with a period of healing time of four to six months in between.

While rare, there have been cases of failure for both types of implants, as the cases of non-integration. Remember not everyone is a candidate for this procedure.

How to know if you’re a candidate for a metal-free implant or an implant?

Patients can replace from one single tooth to a complete set with implants. If you’re interested in restoring your smile, the first step is to schedule an appointment with a dentist of your trust. A complete evaluation must be done to tell if this procedure is suitable and recommended for you.

As this procedure works with osseointegration, it is required a good strong jawbone structure to support the artificial teeth. Those suffering from significant bone loss in the jaw, they might have to undergo additional bone grafting procedures.

Not everyone's jawbone can support the implant.

Dental Implants Mexico Prices

Mexico is one of the top destinations when considering traveling for Dental treatment. The thing is, many clinics in Mexico offer a wide range of quality procedures using state-of-the-art tools just like many facilities in the States, the difference: the accessible prices.

That’s right, and implants are not the exception.

When patients visit a clinic like Sani Dental Group, they can expect to receive affordable dental implants without compromising the quality of the procedure.

As the largest dental group in Mexico, Sani Dental Group is recognized for its excellence in the area of implants.

This procedure is usually very expensive in the U.S or Canada. For those looking for full-mouth restoration, the cost of the treatment could be very high.

The cost of the traditional procedure depends on the brand of implants, and also each individual oral condition.

We have titanium affordable dental implants as low as 790 dollars. The price is only for the post, the necessary abutment and crown are sold separately.

The BHI Shark Implant is characterized by helping patients preserve bone. With this one, it is possible to achieve great stability for immediate loading.

In the case of ceramic implants, there is a price difference. Due to the complex industrial process and overall manufacturing cost, they are more expensive than the titanium ones. The price is higher, but the complex process enables the high-level precision and success these implants have.

At our clinic, we are offering the Straumann PURE Ceramic Implant. A Metal-free tooth alternative that provides an esthetic, natural-looking, and strong treatment for patients.

Patients can benefit from all the highly esthetic advantages of a natural-looking ceramic implant, its ivory-colored makes it look just like a natural tooth root.

The best Dentists in Los Algodones

As mentioned before, the ceramic ones involve a more complex process. This is why you should only visit the best dental clinic in Mexico.

Sani Dental Group dentists are specialized in different areas such as implantation, oral surgery, maxillofacial, periodontics, and endodontics.

Getting treated at Sani Dental Group means being surrounded by a group of 35 qualified specialists at the patient’s disposal through all of their treatments.

This is a key differentiator for us, and one of the reasons patients choose our facility to attend to their dental needs. Patients know they can always count not only on one but on a whole team of specialists to be involved in their dental treatment.

Our bilingual doctors are experts in treating foreign patients, making them feel comfortable and secure from the beginning of their treatment.

When it comes to taking care of your teeth, you also want to visit a dentist that counts the right equipment and the necessary tools to fix any problem regarding your teeth.

A clinic must be up to date with changes and embrace non-conventional procedures if necessary, as there are still innovations in the dental field.

Sani Dental Group knows the importance of offering only the best care to their patients, and for this, we work day by day with the best available equipment and tools.

The use of top-edge technology at our clinics makes it possible for our doctors to perform complex procedures quicker, easier, and more accurately. It also allows us to provide more personalized and efficient treatment for our patients.

It is important to mention that at our facility you have the assurance of a warranty on any dental treatment performed for up to 5 years. Because we know that when it comes to investing in your smile, you’ll want it to be done right.

Also, we completely trust our team and that you’ll be receiving only the best care.

Take the time to read the following review from one of our former patients:

Fellow Canadian Snowbirds, I just had a full mouth restoration completed on March 10. This dental work included root canals etc. The process was somewhat long and grueling however I am extremely pleased with my new mouth. The professionalism of the dentists( Dr. Gustavo/Dr. Marta), dental assistants(Tony), cleanliness, state-of-the-art equipment, modern environment, etc made my experience worthwhile. I would definitely recommend Sani Dental group for all your dental work including cleanings etc. Of course, the price is RIGHT!!! We also invite you to take a moment to look at some video reviews from more former Sani Dental Group patients.

Being the largest dental group in Mexico, Sani Dental Group now has three clinics.

Two in Los Algodones, and the newest facility in Cancun Riviera. When visiting any of the three clinics, patients can expect high-quality procedures, qualified dentists, and receiving great care, which identifies Sani Dental Group. And also, the same accessible prices.

If you’re interested in saving some money while taking care of your smile, call us, take advantage of how affordable dental implants are at Sani Dental Group. We are ready to welcome you. We will gladly answer all of your questions and doubts.