Dental Implants

Dental Implant Health and Periogen®

Are you considering a dental implant or do you already have one? It is important that you understand the benefits and risks associated with this expensive dental procedure.

What are dental implants?

Dental implant is a preferred treatment of choice by dentists and consumers seeking to replace a lost natural tooth. Dental implant surgery is a complex procedure that inserts a titanium screw into the jawbone beneath gum line. A crown is them affixed to the inserted screw. Once fixed properly it will offer a very similar function resembling natural teeth.

Are the implants expensive?

Implants are usually more expensive than other methods of tooth replacement such as a bridge, and mos insurance carriers typically do not cover the fees.

Are implants good for everyone?

If you have sound jaw bone support and good gum conditions then there will not be an issue at all.

Do implants have good life: Value for money?

Surprisingly, dental implants are almost 20-45% more vulnerable to gum disease than sound natural teeth! Unlike natural teeth, implants lack a periodontal ligament casing. Without this tissue structure the implant unlike natural teeth are connected directly to the bone. This could lead to infection and eventual failure of the implant if it is not taken care of properly.

How can longevity be added to dental implants?

Longevity and functional capacity of dental implants depend upon meticulous oral hygiene practices and regular dental follow up. Poor plaque control is the most common cause for spreading infection and inflammatory response in an implant.

What is Periogen®?

Periogen® is a patented anti calculus oral rinse derived from safety tested food grade ingredients. It prevents the maturation and mineralization of dental plaque into calculus and hence tries to create a plaque free zone inside the mouth.

How is Periogen® unique in function?

Periogen® is the only dental company in the world that focuses on anti-calculus products and working consistently to prevent gum disease. Periogen® is backed by science and research from all the corners of world like North America, Asia, Middle East, and Europe with clinical research that proves its efficacy.

How is Periogen® different from other products in the market?

Most of the mouth rinse products on the market contain alcohol, artificial color and flavors. They are also acidic in nature. All of these components will deteriorate gum conditions after prolonged usage. In contrast to that Periogen® is totally free from any alcohol component, artificial additives. And has a healthy non-acidic pH of 7.5, very similar to water. Periogen® contains all quality and safety tested food grade ingredients. There are no side effects reported so far by any of the subjects from the different study populations across the globe that used Periogen® mouthrinse.

How does Periogen® improve implant longevity?

Periogen® prevents The formation of dental plaque around dental implants. This prevents the growth and maturation of bacteria and their by-products accumulation around dental implants. It will not only decrease the bacterial challenges to dental implants but also enhances its cleaning by dentist/hygienist during follow up visits.

Is there any scientific evidence for Periogen® effects on dental implants?

A recently completed 6 month clinical study proved that Periogen® improves implant oral hygiene by 35% more than brushing alone for implant care.

Is there any validation of the Periogen®-Implant study?

The study is done in a University by all ethical and technical approvals. The results of the study were published in a peer reviewed international scientific journal. All the research details are open and accessible on our website. Please goto Study "4" on our "Clinical Studies Page"

Is Periogen® all I need to take care of my implant?

Periogen® works synergistically with professional dental care and regular oral hygiene practices. It is an adjunct to regular toothbrushing for total home oral care. You invested a lot of money into your implant and you can strengthen that investment by 35% with Periogen®. Not only is Periogen® effective, but it is a very economical and efficient way to keep you implants healthy in the long run.