I have a patient who presents with a hemangioma of the facial region, and I’m wondering about implant treatment.
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We did an internal sinus lift and placed an Osstem implant 4×8.5mm in site 25.
Both implants had been torqued to 40Ncm. My question is after removing this implant, how would you treat this case?
Four months later when the patient returned, I took a CBCT and noted fragments of gutta percha remaining in the cancellous bone from a prior gutta percha overfill.
This case is presented by Dr. Kevin Frawley, DDS. Pre-op (see case photos below) This asymptomatic patient presented with an existing 3-unit hybrid Maryland bridge […]
I have a 39 year old male patient for dental implants who presents with cervical spondylosis and gets an infusion of infliximab (Remicaide) every 6 weeks.
I have had two dental implants (Nobel Replace tapered) done. Unfortunately, they were installed too close and almost touching.
When I extracted tooth 12 and inserted the implant I placed it too close to 13.
How do I manage the knife edge ridge so I can place an implant and maintain the existing normal gingival architecture?
I had placed an Osstem 4x11mm implant in 36 region 3 years ago. Eventually the screw broke. I retrieved it. The implant also shows a crack line on the labial surface
This is an implant I did last September. Does this look like a fistula?
The bone defect in the #8 site is very large and connected to the incisive canal. The periodontal health of the surrounding teeth is stable.
After a week, the implant patient presented with flap dehiscence. I re-sutured and again the same picture.
I have done 30 immediate and conventional implant loading cases. But never early loading.
After implant placement, you can see the large soft tissue swelling over the labial. It is painless.
At the follow up, the x-ray shows nice bone loss at the screwed in prosthesis.
One week following re-cementation of the FPD, the patient came back and complained of tenderness on the buccal aspect of implant #24.
I have treatment planned this 56 year old male with a noncontributory medical history to replace his missing maxillary teeth with implants.
How will the gingival condition of the adjacent teeth effect the prognosis of the implant case?
The mesiodistal space between the implants at the crest is 2-3mm.
My question relates to the placement of implants in the anterior mandible. Is there any concern for bleeding or neuropathic pain if we perforate the incisive canal.
Initially I used the drills to prepare the osteotomy to the depth of 5mm followed by osteotomes to perform a crestal sinus lift without using any bone graft.
Tooth #46 tooth was extracted 1 year before and is missing the buccal plate. At the time of extraction, no bone augmentation was done.
I would like to learn more about bicortical, immediate-loading implants. These implants have a smooth surface and depend on osseofixation to the cortical bone for primary stability.
The tooth had a large abscess and large periapical radiolucent lesion. I tried to curette as much as possible, but did not graft the socket.