Implant Show Down: Zirconia vs Titanium

The Gum Guru by Dr. Macon Singletary

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🎙️ Welcome to the GumGuru Podcast! Join us on an exciting journey as we delve into the world of dental implants with Dr. Macon Singletary. Today, we're exploring the ultimate battle for your perfect smile: Zirconia vs Titanium!

🦷 Key Points Discussed:

  • Titanium Implants:
  • 💪 Biocompatible and tried-and-true.
  • 🚭 Rare metal allergies, but watch out for smokers.
  • 🦠 Prone to bacterial adhesion, requiring meticulous care.
  • Zirconia Implants:
  • ✨ Aesthetic advantage with its non-metal composition.
  • 🛡️ Less likely to attract bacteria, potentially ideal for maintaining oral health.
  • 🩺 Specific requirements in bone width and occlusion dimensions.
  • Patient Consultation:
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