Acta Med. 2006, 49: 19-22

Aesthetics in Implantology

Rakesh V. Somanathan, Antonín Šimůnek

Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Králové, Department of Dentistry, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

Received April 1, 2005
Accepted March 1, 2006

Aesthetics in implantology is a topic currently attracting lot of attention from dental implantologists all over the world. It includes both white and red aesthetics with much greater importance been given to the red aesthetics. In this article, both hard tissue and soft tissue procedures and techniques, used in the development of implant recipient sites will be presented and discussed, briefly outlining the treatment planning and also various dental materials used in enhancing aesthetics in implant restorative procedures.


58 live references