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They may be used to provide better support for dentures, sometimes eliminating the need for bone grafting too. This concept is reflected in many names, such as All on 4, hybrid implants, or teeth in a day. They’re also used in cosmetic dentistry as part of a smile makeover. Porcelain veneers and zirconia or porcelain crowns are often used too.
Although the whole unit is usually referred to as a “dental implant,” the implant itself is what’s surgically placed. It fuses to your jawbone and serves as the root.