Regenerative

Discussions related to bone grafting during dental implant procedures.

Sinus lift or no sinus lift?

Analysis of study models and radiographs indicates that with implants, the crown height of the crowns on those implants would be in a range of 15mm.

Closing over Bio Gide or leaving it exposed?

Is it better to get partial coverage over the wound site and membrane with minimal tension or is it better to completely cover the membrane with a flap, even if it is under some tension?

Would you use PRGF in a Patient with Multiple Myeloma?

I have a patient who has been daignosed with Multiple Myeloma, since PRGF is Plasma Rich in Growth Factors and Multiple Myeloma is a cancer of the Plasma Cells, would using PRGF in the extraction sites concentrate cancer cells in the jawbone?