As important as it is to know who is placing your dental implant, it is equally important to know what type of implant is placed in your mouth.
As the dental implant industry is expanding and developing, there are thousands and thousands of different implant brands out the there. One is not necessarily better than another, but it is important that the actual implant manufacturer meets certain quality and safety criteria.
The implant type we are using is called Avinent Implant Systems (www.avinent.com) and is manufactured in Barcelona, Spain. It is a global company that has been developing implants and medical devices for decades. Avinent is a leading company in the industry and one of the best in Spain. It is a company that can be relied on, they offer a wide range of different implant sizes and types, and they are constantly coming up with new and innovative solutions.
If you want to know more about the technical data around the implant, continue to read below.
The implants - Technical data
Biomimetic advanced surface, a ground-breaking surface. By adding calcium and phosphorus, elements found in our body, it is possible to create a surface that speeds up the healing.
Internal hexagon connection, which is a standard connection used by many surgeons worldwide.
Multiple lengths and sizes to adapt to most patients and bone sites.
Avinent Standard Implant - Coral
Small diameter implants for narrow bones.
From 2,0 mm to 2,8 mm diameter.
Less invasive and less drilling involved.
Suitable for removable overdentures (snap-on denture) in patients with limited bone width.
Avinent Mini Implant - Pearl
Can be used when you have limited bone height, 6-7mm.
Takes away the necessity to undergo expensive and complex augmentation and grafting procedures.
Works best together with other standard-length implants, linked in a bridge.
Avinent Short Implants
Chemical composition of the dental implant - Table
Element Compositional limits % (m/m)
Aluminium 5,5 to 6,75
Vanadium 3,5 to 4,5
Iron 0,3 max.
Oxygen 0,2 max.
Carbon 0,08 max
Nitrogen 0,05 max
Hydrogen 0,015 max