136 страниц. 2010 год. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing There is little evidence on using Health Technology Assessment in dentistry. Dental implant technology is an example of innovative oral health technology. The objectives of this research were to gather the absent links needed for the assessment of the overdenture implant technology. These objectives were attained by 1) investigating what types of dental clinicians adopt and provide dental implants? 2) determining the effect of the clinicians'' experience and 3) measuring the patients'' preference in provision of mandibular 2-implants overdenture technology.