Research Article
Volume 19 Issue 1 - 2020
Evaluation of Early Loading Versus Immediate Loading of Dental Implants: A Comparative Study
Shurooq Bandar Alharbi1, Samer Mohammed Ismail Alghamdi2, Shahad Esmail Abdullah Pasha2, Jumanah Ghassan A Alsadiq2, Rashad Nabeel R Nageeb2, Randa Ameen N Saultan2, Lama Mohammed A Alrasheedi2, Salah A Youssef3,4 and Ahmed M Elmarakby5*
1Demonstrator at Department of Pediatric Dental Sciences, AlFarabi Private College for Dentistry and Nursing, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
2General Practitioner Dentist, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
3Associate Professor, Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, AlFarabi Private College for Dentistry and Nursing, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
4Assistant Professor in Fixed Prosthodontic Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Assiute Branch, Egypt
5Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, Al-Farabi Colleges for Dentistry and Nursing, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Lecturer of Operative Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Assiute Branch, Egypt
*Corresponding Author: Ahmed M Elmarakby, Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, Al-Farabi Colleges for Dentistry and Nursing, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Lecturer of Operative Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Assiute Branch, Egypt.
Received: November 25, 2019; Published: December 18, 2019


Background: Success and failure of dental implant depends on multiple factors. Stability could be the most important factor in implant success feature. 

Aim of the Study: To assessments the early loading versus immediate loading of dental implants.

Patient and Methods: Patients with missing posterior mandibular teeth was the subject of the study. Patient was selected from the outpatient clinics at faculty of dental medicine, Al-Azhar University. Inclusion criteria included: Male and female patients with missing mandibular posterior teeth. Patient’s age was ranged from 20 to 40 years old. Patient was free from any systemic disease that affect bone healing. Good oral hygiene measures. Normal occlusion, no parafunctional habits. Adequate bone volume and density. Exclusion criteria: Patients with an uncontrolled medically compromised state. Patients with systemic diseases affecting bone integrity; osteoporosis or Paget's disease of bone. Patients with bad oral hygienic measures. Clinical examination of the per implant soft tissue will be done using gingival index, plaque index, and pocket depth immediately post-operative, at 3, 6, and 9 months after the operation.

Conclusion: Within the limitation of the present study, the results showed a significant difference between the early loading versus immediate loading of dental implants at the posterior partially edentulous mandible when using different restorations.

Keywords: Osteointegration; Prosthodontics Bone Healing; Immediate Loading Protocol


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Citation: Ahmed M Elmarakby., et al. “Evaluation of Early Loading Versus Immediate Loading of Dental Implants: A Comparative Study”. EC Dental Science 19.1 (2020): 01-12.

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