All on FourSalih ÖNDER
What is All on 4?
One of the treatment methods applied as a result of missing teeth in the mouth is all on 4. With the All on 4 technique, prosthesis is made on 4 implants placed at certain intervals on the lower or upper jaw. It is capable of supporting all prostheses to be made. It is an easy and fast solution technique.
How to Apply All on 4?
First of all, the first examination is performed by the oral and maxillofacial surgery, accompanied by tomography and panoramic x-ray. After the examination, if the oral condition of the person is suitable, possible teeth are extracted under local anesthesia and 4 implants are placed in the spaces at certain sizes and intervals. Prosthesis measurements are taken with placed implants and temporary prostheses are placed. After 3 months, permanent prostheses are attached and the process ends.
All on 4 Advantages
It allows people with complete tooth deficiency to have healthy teeth quickly. Due to its short duration, the aesthetic image is gained quickly. The cost is less due to the use of fewer implants. Since it is specially designed for the person, there is no mismatch problem. It can be performed without the need for bone grafting in patients with osteoporosis of the jaw. Due to the short-term results, the pain and troubles experienced by the people are quickly eliminated. Speaking and eating and drinking functions are gained quickly.
All on 4 Disadvantages
Sometimes a single screw can be loaded as it acts as a bridge. This is minimized by placing the screws in the right place at the right angles.
Who is All on 4 Applicable to?
First of all, it is a method that is frequently applied to patients who cannot undergo bone grafting. It can be applied if the damage to the teeth has become unrecoverable and there is complete edentulism. It is also frequently preferred by people who need healthy teeth in a short time and want to return to social life quickly.
How Long Is All on 4 Used?
It is essential to pay attention to the hygiene rules in the all on 4 technique, which has a lifetime use.