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  • Internal sinus lift immediately thru the palatal root socket?

    If there is no large perforation in the sinus membrane, at the time of extraction, can I just do my internal sinus lift via membrane elevation thru the palatal socket? Has anyone done this? The post Internal sinus lift immediately thru the palatal root socket? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Soft Tissue Graft of a Restored Implant

    It is my opinion that soft tissue quality and quantity is extremely important, yet often overlooked around implants. The post Soft Tissue Graft of a Restored Implant appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Chao Pinhole Technique: Any experience?

    I read about a new tunneling technique called the Pinhole Technique by Dr. Chao. It seems like a very simply and effective technique. The post Chao Pinhole Technique: Any experience? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Treatment plan for 37: Immediate placement or delayed placement?

    This is an OPG of a patient who has a root stump in 37 site. While I advised him that an implant is an option, I also had doubts if I should immediately place or place it after 2-3 months. The post Treatment plan for 37: Immediate placement or delayed placement? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Incorrect angle of implant: has it failed?

    I extracted #9 and placed an implant and restored with a crown.  Implant angle is too mesial. Has this implant failed? The post Incorrect angle of implant: has it failed? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Issues with healing after placement of cancellous bone and membrane: recommendations?

    I have used this protocol of extraction to implant placement, using same materials, and had similar results, yet not to this extent. Are the materials in question? The post Issues with healing after placement of cancellous bone and membrane: recommendations? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Grafting bone around implants: techniques?

    I am wondering if others can share successful techniques for regenerating bone around implants that have lost considerable amounts of bone around them, even if the the implants remain stable. The concern is that under such conditions, with time, the implants will fail. The post Grafting bone around implants: techniques? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Osseointegration: Affect of prosthetic procedures during the healing period?

    Will osseo-integration be adversely affected by using finger force to unscrew the healing abutments, screw in impression copings, make impression, unscrew the impression copings, and re-screwing the healing abutments? The post Osseointegration: Affect of prosthetic procedures during the healing period? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • To graft or to split?

    My question is whether to do a block graft , wait and place implants or to do a ridge split and and place implants? The post To graft or to split? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Congenitally Missing Maxillary Lateral Incisor considerations…

    This case involves a 20 y/o female with a congenitally missing #10 that I treated about 3 years ago. It illustrates a common problem I see when treating these cases post ortho where the proper mesial/distal space exists along with adequate width, but there is often excess vertical. The post Congenitally Missing Maxillary Lateral Incisor considerations… appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.