Int J Stomatol ›› 2019, Vol. 46 ›› Issue (4): 488-496.doi: 10.7518/gjkq.2019067

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Research status of new materials in dental implants

Yu Wanqi,Zhou Yanmin,Zhao Jinghui()   

  1. Dept. of Dental Implantology, Hospital of Stomatology, Jilin University, Changchun 130021, China
  • Received:2018-10-28 Revised:2019-03-20 Online:2019-07-01 Published:2019-07-12
  • Supported by:
    This study was supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China(81200809);Science and Technology Development Plan of Jilin Province(20180101123JC)


Implant dentures have been widely used in patients with dentition defects and edentulous. Titanium and titanium alloys have become the preferred materials for dental implants, given their good biocompatibility, mechanical strength, and corrosion resistance. However, with the development of materials science and processing technology, new dental implant materials have emerged and have been widely investigated. These materials, such as new titanium alloy, tantalum, bulk metallic glasses, zirconia, siliconite, silicon nitride, and polyether-ether-ketone, exhibit varying performance and induce osteogenesis. This paper reviews the recent research status of new materials for dental implants.

Key words: dental implant, implant material, titanium alloy, ceramic, polyether-ether-ketone

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  • R783.4

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