Written by Dentistry Today
Friday, 27 July 2012 08:47
The Zimmer Trabecular Metal Dental Implant features an osteoconductive midsection, formed from trabecular metal material, designed for ingrowth as well as ongrowth in a process new to implant dentistry, osseoincorporation, which refers to the healing potential of bone onto an implant surface and into an implant structure. In a study of Trabecular Metal Dental Implants in canine mandibular models, evidence of ingrowth by maturing bone was documented as early as 2 weeks after implantation. For more information, call (800) 854-7019 or visit zimmerdental.com/tm/home.