The term osseointegration refers to the structural and functional connection between bone cells and the surface of an artificial implant. The phenomena was discovered in 1952 by the Swedish professor Per-Ingvar Brånemark who found that titanium attaches itself to bone when it is implanted in it.

The osseointegration of the implant can be accelerated by an additional hydroxyapatite coating on top of the titanium layer. HA is a natural constituent of bone tissue. The metal implant is now covered with a bioidentical stealth and the ingrowth process time of the HA-coated prosthesis is identical to the healing process of a bone fracture.

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