- The healing cap is set on the implant after it has been exposed and remains in the jaw until soft tissue (the gums) has healed.
- Its function is to prepare the site for placing the prosthetic device. It can also be used as a temporary prosthetic structure.
- Healing caps are available in 3 sizes: Standard, Narrow and Wide.
Healing Cap Heights:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 mm.
Selected height is a function of the thickness of the gums.