Cancer

Cancer

Cancer that is not in remission, has been treated with bisphosphonates or required radiotherapy treatments in the jaw area is a contraindication.

Type: absolute

Risks:

  • Osseointegration failure.
  • Post-operative infection.
  • Altered or slow healing.

Solutions:

  • Cancer with radiation therapy: use strict asepsis during the procedure, under general anesthesia, and work together with the radiotherapy team.
  • Finding an alternative to conventional dental implants.