How long does implant treatment take in Turkey?
Before you proceed reading, we would like to give an initial information about same day dental implants. ‘Same day dental implants’ phrase applies for only the first phase of the treatment. It does not necessarily mean the completion of the whole procedure in just a single day. Practically it is doable. However, dental implant is not a “Place the implants and forget” procedure. This article applies for the first phase of the whole procedure, implantation and immediate loading of the temporary dentures, which is completed in 24 hours.
Parts of a Dental Implant: Body, Abutment and a Crown
Conventional Dental Implant treatment in Turkey takes from 3 months to 1 year. The first phase normally takes 8 to 10 days and second phase takes 7 days. However, when the patients jawbone is suitable, it is possible to finish the first phase of the treatment in a single visit of 24 hours. Same day dental implants have a high success rate, as long as they are placed under suitable conditions (Good primary stability of implants, hygienic surgery environment etc.) by experienced dentists.
EXTRACTION & DENTAL IMPLANT TREATMENT AT THE SAME APPOINTMENT IN ISTANBUL (IMMEDIATE IMPLANTATION)
Following the extraction, it normally takes up to 3 months for extraction socket to heal. However, under suitable conditions, it is possible to place an implant immediately to the socket. Hence, patients will not have to wait for months to have their Dental Implant treatment done.
•It is mandatory to have a healthy bone and suitable root shape to have Immediate Dental Implant placement.
•Your dentist may find it necessary to apply bone grafts.
•Depending on the bone quality, it is possible to provide crown in 3 days(Immediate Loading) instead of dentures. However if the bone quality is not adequate, it is still possible to cover the gap with temporary removable denture.
•If your jaw is not suitable for Immediate Loading, you will wait 3 months until the Dental Implant fuses with the jawbone.
•A certain treatment planning for Immediate Dental Implants in Turkey can be made preferably after a CBCT 3D scan.
HOW MANY TIMES DO I NEED TO TRAVEL FOR HAVING DENTAL IMPLANTS IN ISTANBUL?
This time varies for each patient and the only way to plan your visits to Turkey is to get in touch with your dentist in Turkey.
We strongly recommend to get a treatment plan before travelling to another country for dental treatment to avoid inconveniences.