A Healthier Approach to Dental Implants

Ceramic Implants offer a more natural, metal-free tooth replacement option. Scroll down to learn more.

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Z-Systems Ceramic Implants
Exclusively in New York from Dr. Mario Tuchman

The Only FDA Approved 100 % Metal Free Implants, Superior to Titanium Implants in Many Areas:

More natural.

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.

More sustainable.

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.

More aesthetic.

Thanks to the white material, no gray shadows are visible even with thin or receding gums.

More visible.

Ceramic implants are opaque to X-rays, and easier to recognize in critical situations.

What Is A Dental Implant?

Ceramic Dental Implant Screw Diagram

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.

Ceramic Dental Implant Abutment Diagram

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.

Ceramic Dental Implant Crown Diagram

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.

Dr. Mario Tuchman | Ceramic Dental Implant Dentist In New York, NY

Meet your exclusive New York-based
ceramic implant expert

Dr. Mario Tuchman

Dr Tuchman received his D.M.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, his M.D. degree from UCLA School of Medicine and his certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from UCLA Hospital Medical Center. His training included surgical training in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Santiago, Chile at the Hospital de Clinicas and Fundacion Gantz, respectively. He also completed the AO Cranio-maxillofacial Surgery International Fellowship at Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre in Madrid, Spain. 

Dr Tuchman presently limits his private practice to full-scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery procedures with heavy emphasis in the areas of titanium and zirconia dental implants and associated hard & soft tissue grafting. He is a Fellow of the International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr Tuchman is dually-licensed in dentistry and medicine in the states of New York, Connecticut and Florida.Dr Tuchman is on staff at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City and Doctor’s Hospital in Coral Gables, Florida. He is also a part-time faculty member with NYU’s Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and an active volunteer for the Alpha Omega Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program. Dr Tuchman is part of the Journal of Implant & Advanced Clinical Dentistry’s (JIACD) Editorial Advisory Board and has been published in multiple journal articles and books on subjects encompassing all scopes of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr Tuchman lives in Manhattan with his wife and three children.

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353 Lexington Avenue Suite 700
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Office: 646-874-4004


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