A guide to choosing between cement- and screw-retained restorations
Advantages and disadvantages of screw-retained and cement-retained implant crowns: a guide to help you in the decision making process.
Both screw- and cement-retained fixed dental restorations have their advantages and limitations. The clinical decision as to which type best suits the patient depends on several factors, such as the indication, retention provided, retrievability, esthetics and clinical performance (1). We’ve put together the following guide to help you in the decision making process.