Master, College of Conscious Sedation
Omaha Sedation Dental Center
This is an example of Dr. Starkey's work. It is an extraction and immediate implant placement along with immediate implant post and a provisional crown.
Single tooth implants
Like all implants success is mostly dependent upon the amount of bone available. The implant and provisional crown can be placed at the time of the extraction in certain instances or if the surgery is in an old healed site. There are risks however. Patients often want to know if a mini implant can be used instead of regular diameter implant. The answer is sometimes they can be but not most times.