A Healthier Approach to Dental Implants
Ceramic Implants offer a more natural, metal-free tooth replacement option. Scroll down to learn more.Schedule your appointment Talk to a treatment coordinator
Z-Systems Ceramic Implants
Exclusively in Boston from Dr. Husam Al Khateeb
The Only FDA Approved 100 % Metal Free Implants, Superior to Titanium Implants in Many Areas:
Bones and gums integrate better with zirconium oxide ceramics.
Z-SYSTEMS implants are metal-free, biocompatible, conduct neither heat nor electrical energy, and cause no irritation to the immune system.
Less plaque accretion than on titanium. This reduces the risk of perimplantitis as well as cardiovascular diseases and strokes.
Ceramic is much stronger than titanium.
Thanks to the white material, no gray shadows are visible even with thin or receding gums.
Ceramic implants are opaque to X-rays, and easier to recognize in critical situations.
What Is A Dental Implant?
The implant body or post is the portion of the implant that is inserted into the jawbone. The implant body integrates with the jawbone and becomes the anchor for the new tooth.
The implant abutment is the portion of the dental implant inside the crown. Sometimes the abutment is created with the implant body as one piece. Other times, it is separate and attached to the implant with a screw. The abutment shapes the gum tissue and supports the crown.
The dental implant crown is the portion of the dental implant you see, but if done correctly, no one can tell it is not a natural tooth. The crown is bonded or cemented to the implant abutment and is commonly made of a ceramic or zirconia material because of its naturally white color and strength.
Meet your exclusive Boston-based
ceramic implant expert
Dr. Husam Al Khateeb
Dr. Al Khateeb is a leading dentist in the area, providing outstanding dental services and compassionate treatments. He specializes in all forms of general and cosmetic dentistry and has transformed many beautiful smiles.
He earned his dental degree from the Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry at Boston University and has dedicated his practice to incorporating the latest procedures and techniques to provide quality care to all of his patients throughout the Boston area.
His professional memberships include: American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Massachusetts Dental Society.
When he’s not in the office reviewing patient cases, Dr. Al Khateeb loves spending time with his wife and two children outdoors, he loves biking and reading.
Active Member of:
- American Dental Association
- Mass Dental Society
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
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770 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02118
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