Majority of Dental implant treatment can be completed in 3-6 months, in this time it is expected that implant will integrate with bone firmly and further prosthesis like crown or bridge or denture can than be placed over the implant/s. Implant procedure can be broken down in following phases for understanding timeline associated with implant treatment.
Day 1: Consultation, Examination, Xray / OPG / CT scan as per need, Treatment planning.
Day 2 or any other day as per mutual discussion: Implant surgery or any other additional procedure if required.
One week after implant placement: Suture removal and follow up and temporary crown or bridge if required.
Three months after implant placement: Xray and examination to check implant integration, if found healthy we proceed for next phase.
Final phase: This phase usually takes 5 to 7 working days during which final prosthesis consisting of bridge or denture or crown is given over the implant.