Dental implants (dental implants) are usually titanium-based screw or root-shaped structures placed in the slot opened in the jaw bones to restore the function and aesthetics of one or more missing teeth.
One of the first concepts that come to mind when talking about aesthetic dentistry is "smile design". Smile design; It is the process of making teeth and gums, whose aesthetic appearance deteriorates due to various reasons, have a natural and beautiful appearance as much as possible, taking into account the facial shapes and requirements of the patients.
It is a specialty of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention, prevention and treatment of orthodontic and orthopedic problems that occur in the teeth and the skeletal structure of the head and neck region. Orthodontic treatment; Although it is known as a treatment method used only for the correction of crowded teeth, the role of the orthodontist is important in many diseases such as skeletal irregularities and anomalies, cleft lip and palate in babies, sleep apnea (OSAS) in adults.
The department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the department which carries out the jaw and face area related operations such as the normal and surgical extraction of teeth, embedded dental operations, implant placement,jaw cysts and tumors operations and reconstructions,preprostetic surgery operations, surgical treatment of jaw and facial fractures,orthognathic surgical operations and tmj. temporomandibular joint operations.
Dental surrounding tissues are examined; It is the department of dentistry that is used for problems in gingiva, tooth periphery bone, implant periphery gum and bone tissues. Healthy gums are light pink in color, without edema and bleeding in the appearance of an orange peel. Gingival bleeding is an indication that the gum tissue is infected.