An overview of dental implant biomaterials

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Rama Krishna Ravi
Gopala Krishna Ganta

Nallakunta Rajesh
Satyanarayana Reddy Duvvuri
P Sesha Reddy
Raghavendra Prasad Reddy


Regardless of stomatognathic system atrophy, illness, or injury, modern dentistry endeavours to restore the patient to normal shape, function, comfort, aesthetics, speech, and health. Predictable success is now a reality for the rehabilitation of many difficult conditions as a result of ongoing research in treatment planning, implant designs, materials, and methodologies. The medical fields have long placed a strong emphasis on the biocompatibility properties of synthetic materials (biomaterials) used to replace biological tissues. In addition, implant biomaterials must be suitable in terms of mechanical strength, biocompatibility, and structural biostability in order to function at their best. In this article, the various implant biomaterials with their properties and applicability to implant dentistry are discussed.

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Ravi, R. K., Ganta, G. K., Rajesh, N., Duvvuri, S. R., Sesha Reddy, P., & Reddy, R. P. . (2022). An overview of dental implant biomaterials. International Journal of Dental Materials, 4(3), 69–72.
Author Biographies

Rama Krishna Ravi, Mallareddy Institute of Dental Sciences

Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Mallareddy Institute of Dental Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana, India India.

Gopala Krishna Ganta, Inter-care Community Health Network, Michigan

Health Care Analyst, Inter-care Community Health Network, Michigan, USA.

Nallakunta Rajesh, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Dental Sciences

Reader, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Dental Sciences, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Satyanarayana Reddy Duvvuri, Government Dental College, Chidambaram

Associate Professor, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Government Dental College, Chidambaram, Tamilnadu, India.

P Sesha Reddy, Government of Dental College, Vijayawada

Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government of Dental College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. 

Raghavendra Prasad Reddy, Servier Pharmaceuticals

Servier Pharmaceuticals, USA


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