Z-Systems Ceramic Implants
Exclusively in North Bethesda from Drs. Baer & Tipograph
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 North Bethesda-based
ceramic implant expert
Drs. Baer & Tipograph
Jennifer Tipograph, DDS is a caring, passionate holistic dentist treating patients at Natural Dentist Associates in Rockville, Maryland. Dr. Tipograph is a native Washingtonian. She received a Bachelor of Science from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. After completing her degree at Virginia Tech, Dr. Tipograph returned to the area to work as a dental assistant at Natural Dentist Associates for Dr. Kimberly Baer. Following her apprenticeship as a holistic dental assistant, she attended Howard University College of Dentistry where she graduated third in her class and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
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and Their Ceramic Implants
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5809 Nicholson Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852
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