Patent Number: 8,814,570

Title: Dental implant

Abstract: The invention provides dental implants for fixed and removable prosthetic devices, and for other devices such as orthodontic devices, and has application to single tooth replacement, e.g., caps and crowns, and multiple tooth replacement using one or more implants, e.g., bridges, and multiple implants for full and partial prosthetic devices. Denial implants according to embodiments of the invention include a post or posts inserted into the jawbone and a base that is loaded, in the general area of the gum line, against the jawbone using the post or posts. According to some embodiments, the base is secured to each post, loaded against the jawbone, by a fastener system.

Inventors: Adams; Curtis (Flemington, NJ)

Assignee: CH Scientific, LLC

International Classification: A61C 8/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018