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Doctor insights on: The Benefits Of Titanium Bracelets

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Please tell me more about the benefits of a titanium removable partial denture vs. A so-named standard metal denture appliance?

Please tell me more about the benefits of a titanium removable partial denture vs. A so-named standard metal denture appliance?

Weight and strength: The titanium based Partial Denture will be lighter weight and stronger. Both will function in the same manor and I would imagine the titanium Partial Denture would be slightly more expensive. You'd be getting I peace of mind, more than actual comfort. Your choice! ...Read more

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Zirconium dental implants. How common is it used now. Is there any advantages or benefits over titanium implants. Cons & pros please. Thanks.

Zirconium dental implants. How common is it used now. Is there any advantages or benefits over titanium implants. Cons & pros please. Thanks.

Dental implants: A majority of the dental implants placed are titanium. They are highly successful with many years use ; many studies, much lower in cost ; have many restorative options. Zirconia implants are newer, fewer studies on success, lesser restorative options. However they can be more aesthetic in certain anterior (front) situations. Let your dentist/oral surgeon chose what they feel will be best for you. ...Read more

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Are there bracelets that can be worn for health benefits?

Are there bracelets that can be worn for health benefits?

Yes: Many fitness trackers now come in bracelet form. Here is a great article: http://www. Wareable. Com/fitness-trackers/the-best-fitness-tracker ...Read more

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Is it bad if I eat titanium dioxide?

Is it bad if I eat titanium dioxide?

Depends.: Not sure what is meant. Small amounts of titanium dioxide can be found in various foods. However, if you are talking about eating titanium dioxide diaper rash products or sun skin care products out of the tube - that would be unhealthy. ...Read more

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Titanium rod in fermur, will this interfere with childbirth?

Titanium rod in fermur, will this interfere with childbirth?

Not at all: It obvious did not interfere with you getting pregnant. There is no relation between the events of childbirth and the presence of a fixation rod in your femur. Do not worry. ...Read more

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Is it safer to have titanium or stainless steel plate if 16?

Is it safer to have titanium or stainless steel plate if 16?

Age is not an issue: Stainless steel is used commonly and safely for surgical implants. Titanium is relatively newer on the market in the manufacture of surgical implants and has properties that are more like bone than stainless. It is important for any surgery to notify your surgeon of any and all allergies to medications food and in particular when the case may involve an implant, metal allergies. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get pain medication for the titanium plate in my face?

Is it possible to get pain medication for the titanium plate in my face?

Facial pain: If you have pain from facial reconstructive surgery, you can discuss your need with your pcp. If needed, he/she can refer you to specialists for additional evaluation. ...Read more

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What's the difference between highly mocronize titanium dioxide and nano titanium dioxide?

That's 4 a physicist: Not really a medical question but could b answered by a physicist u may know of or do a google search. ...Read more

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How can a titanium plate break?

How can a titanium plate break?

Titanium Hardware: If placed under abnormal amounts of stress, medical hardware can break and fail. I've seen broken screws more commonly but it would be possible to break plates as well. ...Read more

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Symptoms of titanium allergies?

Symptoms of titanium allergies?

Nothing special: Allergic reactions are pretty common and for the most part not specific to the specific antigen (cause). If the exposure to titanium is direct skin contact, would expect redness and possible swelling there. See:http://j.Mp/vgz70k. ...Read more

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How does a bone with titanium plate break?

How does a bone with titanium plate break?

Didn't heal: A plate is placed to hold a bone in place and allow healing. If the bone goes on to nonunion (doesnt heal), the plate is subjected to stress and will eventually break. It is also possible to fracture the treated bone above or below the plate. ...Read more

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Can titanium pins in hip create complications?

Can titanium pins in hip create complications?

Titanium: Usually no: titanium as a metal is very close to the modulus of elasticity of bone and is generally well accepted by the body, quite inert. Position in the bone without significant protrusion or intraarticular placement is an important issue. ...Read more

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What would symptoms of titanium poisoning or toxicity be?

What would symptoms of titanium poisoning or toxicity be?

Potential symptoms R: Eye irritation eye pain eye redness eye burns skin pain skin redness skin burns burning sensation abdominal pain shock sore throat cough shortness of breath labored breathing mouth irritation nose irritation chemical pneumonitis fluid in the lungs pharyngeal swelling narrowed larynx vomiting gastrointestinal tract burns gastrointestinal tract strictures http://www. Rightdiagno. ...Read more

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Can titanium from filshie clips cause problems like toxicity?

Can titanium from filshie clips cause problems like toxicity?

Titanium should not: Titanium should not cause reactions. It's used in various types of implants and is not toxic, especially if it is very pure titanium. Perhaps some people who are very allergic to metals could have reactions to nickel, which might be in "titanium" that is not pure. ...Read more

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Why do doctors use titanium in surgery instead of other metals?

Why do doctors use titanium in surgery instead of other metals?

Biocompatible: Titanium is durable, strong and biocompatible. Also, for dental implants, the jaw bone can grow into the titanium matrix that surrounds the implants. ...Read more

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Is it bad to get sunblock which contains titanium dioxide in cuts?

Is it bad to get sunblock which contains titanium dioxide in cuts?

No: MINOR CUT IS SAFE YOU WOULD NOT WNAT TO GET ANY NONSTERILE PRODUCT INTO AN LARGE SCRAPE OR OPEN WOUND. IT YOU DO SIMPLY WASH IT OFF. SORRY FOR THE CAPS ...Read more