I had to place implants into an alveolar ridge where there was sharp knife edge ridge.
Most recent news relating to dental implants.
My oral surgeon was discussing the first few cases we are doing together and I am not following when he starts talking about bone level implant here and tissue level implant there.
What are your recommendations? Go with Cantilever or two implants?
I would like to start using ct scans for my implant cases, but I have no idea about where to begin
Has anything changed to make the joining of a natural tooth to an implant possible – in the long term?
Do you know if there is a system that allows you to mill a custom abutment for a dental implant fixture in the office?
How long do you leave in the non-resorbable membrane itself after you do the bone graft?
What are the indications and contraindications for doing one-stage implant surgery?
How do I change the angulation of the osteotomy site?
Anyone have any experience with Tunnel Grafting for lateral ridge augmentation?
I am going to do a cortico-cancellous block graft in the anterior mandible. Is complete decortications of the recipient site absolutely necessary?
I recently did an internal sinus lift using Piezosurgery and the Intralift system.
Are there any particular contraindications to placing implants in a patient who is HIV positive?
The first implants I learned how to restore were the UCLA type implants where the crown was screwed directly into the implant fixture.
Now the lingual gingival margin has receded exposing the implant. Is there anything I can do to prevent further recession on the lingual?
I want to do a fixture level impression. Should I expect any complications because I did not place a trans-mucosal healing abutment?
I have not been able to find specific guidelines for measuring and assessing the zone of keratinized tissue around potential implant sites.
I extracted a maxillary left canine [#11] and immediately placed a 4.1mm implant. During the extraction procedure, the buccal cortical plate fractured.
I have never tried tilted implants before but I’ve been thinking about some of the cases I have done where I needed an implant in the maxillary sinus area and the patient was faced with having a sinus lift or going to another treatment plan.
Can anyone tell me their experiences with zirconium implants?
What do the long-term studies show in terms of benefits of the internal over the external hex?
I recently attended a course where for the first time I learned about using one implant with an attachment to retain a mandibular overdenture.
I am interested in purchasing a Piezo type surgical unit for use in extracting teeth and creating lateral windows for maxillary sinus lifts.
I have zero experience in placing implants. Is there any risks in me doing the surgical guides?
The bone between the two implants was exposed and had resorbed. It seemed that the lingual tissue had just melted away.