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  • All-on Four Titanium Embedded in Acrylic prosthesis not tacking down?

    Upon delivery of a Nobel Biocare implant case, I was able to seat one or two of the retention screws. However, the other two did not seem to bite and I was not able to torque them. The post All-on Four Titanium Embedded in Acrylic prosthesis not tacking down? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • All on 4: impression technique and denture fabrication?

    I have a few questions regarding the Nobel Biocare All-on-4, which I am hoping someone can answer. Specifically, my questions relate to the impression technique and denture fabrication. The post All on 4: impression technique and denture fabrication? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Nobel Active Implants: thoughts on failure issues?

    I purchased the Nobel Active implant system, and thought it will be great. Unfortunately, I started getting implant failures with this implant system. The post Nobel Active Implants: thoughts on failure issues? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Space too narrow for implant?

    I learned in dental school that the ideal space between the tooth and the implant is 1.5mm.   Is it possible to place an implant in this case?  The post Space too narrow for implant? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Deficient Mandibular Arch: How would you rebuild it?

    A patient presented looking for an implant solution to missing teeth in lower region. I'm looking for some options for rebuilding the bone in height and width. The post Deficient Mandibular Arch: How would you rebuild it? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • What size of Implant: wider or narrow?

    I am planning an implant bridge. Ridge width is good, but cortical bone is very thick on buccal and lingual surfaces. Wondering what size implant to use? The post What size of Implant: wider or narrow? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Early Stage Scleroderma: any experience with implants?

    I have a patient that has early stage of Scleroderma and doesn't take medications for it yet. Does anyone have experience with Scleroderma and implants? The post Early Stage Scleroderma: any experience with implants? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Incisive foramen: can we place an implant in this site?

    I have planned a case for immediate placement. The CBCT shows the incisive foramen just palatal to the tooth. The post Incisive foramen: can we place an implant in this site? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Integrated Implant but failed sinus lift: what would you do?

    This implant was placed 6 months ago with an internal sinus lift, but as can be seen, the bone placed as part of the sinus lift has resorbed. What do you think is the next best step? The post Integrated Implant but failed sinus lift: what would you do? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Possible palatal perforation with bicon implant: recommendations?

    I placed two Bicon implants for missing maxillary left premolars about four months ago. I think I may have misdirected the drill, aiming too much towards the palatal, and with placement tapped the tip through the cortex. The post Possible palatal perforation with bicon implant: recommendations? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.