Dental implants

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Hello,
What is meant by dental implants please?
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For more information see your dentist - but essentially a dental implant is a titanium cylinder that is placed gently into bone to replace a root of a tooth. The Implant itself is a single unit of a 3 unit system which holds a crown.

The 3 parts to a Complete Dental Implant :

Dental Implant
Abutment (or Post)
Dental Crown