As a Preferred Houston Periodontist, We Understand that a Full mouth rehabilitation that includes extractions of all remaining teeth and a minimum of 4 dental implants per arch to support a fixed bridge.
What is the "All-On-4" Periodontal Treatment?
The term All-on-4 refers to "all" teeth being supported "on four" dental implants, a surgical and technique prosthodontics procedure for total rehabilitation of the edentulous. It consists of the rehabilitation of either edentulous or dentate maxilla and/or mandible with fixed prosthesis by placing four implants in the anterior maxilla, where bone density is higher. The four implants support a fixed prosthesis with 10 to 14 teeth and it is placed immediately, typically within 24 hours of surgery.
Who Needs A "All-On-4" Periodontal Treatment??
Patient or for patients with badly broken down teeth, decayed teeth or compromised teeth due to gum disease.