BodyIs the portion of the dental implant that is designed to be inserted into the bone to anchor the prosthetic components, generally screw-like but also to other types. In turn, This body is composed of 3 parts, which are:
Is the upper.
It is the intermediate portion.
It is the end point or end.
Cover screwAfter inserting during 1. Th stage surgical implant body in the bone, cover is placed on the crest module, in order to avoid tissue growth on the inside of the thread which has said module or upper portion.
Healing AbutmentAfter osseointegration has occurred is performed 2. Surgical Stage, in which unscrewed and removed and the cover screw is screwed healing abutment, whose function is to extend the body of the soft tissue implant, and allow binding of the mucosa at the gingival crest module, giving birth to the gingival sealing.
Prosthetic connectionThere are different types of prosthetic connection, among the best known can name:
Connecting to external hexagon
Internal hex connection
Connection type "Morse taper", friction connection