The treatment of localised edentulous area with ridge defects poses a challenging task for the dentist for prosthetic rehabilitation.
In a society that values appearance, those who exhibit malformed parts of the face, neck and oral cavity may become less socially acceptable. Rehabilitation of the maxillofacial patient into society requires a broad knowledge of prosthodontics, plus the capacity for compassionate patient management.
For instance, In October 2018, Dentsply Sirona Implants launched Acuris, the latest procedure in implant dentistry. The conometric concept gives implant dentistry professionals another option which has friction retention when securing the crown and the cap to the implant, without using screws or cement. The developments performed by the companies are helping the market to grow in the coming years.