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  • Identify Implants and Explain Prosthetics?

    These appear to be one-piece implants. Can you comment on how one could place a connected round house bridge on so many implants which apparently are not all parallel? The post Identify Implants and Explain Prosthetics? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • PTFE membrane has come off: recommendations?

    I did a socket preservation using dPTFE membranes and dPTFE sutures. The patient texted that membrane has come off. The post PTFE membrane has come off: recommendations? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Should I remove these implants?

    Attached is x-ray 5 months after implant placement of lower anteriors #23 and #26. I placed 3.8×10.5mm BioHorizon implants.  There are 2 threads showing on one implant and 1 showing on the other. The post Should I remove these implants? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Immunodeficiency and Implant Placement?

    I have a patient that has been diagnosed with Common Variable Immune Deficiency. My proposed treatment was sent to 2 of her physicians who both approved her for implant placement with no contraindications. The post Immunodeficiency and Implant Placement? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • External Resorption Maxillary Anterior Teeth and Replacement: Thoughts?

    This patient is a 26 year old female who has clinically short roots, especially on the maxillary anterior with #8 showing complete root resorption. Thoughts on implant treatment plan? The post External Resorption Maxillary Anterior Teeth and Replacement: Thoughts? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Removal of a Titanium Implant with Peri-Implant Disease and Replacement with Ceramic Zeramex XT Implant

    Implant # 3 placed with transalveolar lift in August of 2017 by another periodontist. The patient presented in our office with 25-30% bone loss and 6-7 mm probing depths implant #3. The post Removal of a Titanium Implant with Peri-Implant Disease and Replacement with Ceramic Zeramex XT Implant appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Locator abutments height: thoughts?

    This patient presented to my office with a history of multiple lower denture fracture. Would the height of the abutment exposed in the mouth increase the fracture risk? The post Locator abutments height: thoughts? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Loose abutment screw on unknown implant?

    I have been sent a patient with a loose abutment screw on the distal implant (tooth 46). The implant is over 10-years old. The post Loose abutment screw on unknown implant? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • All on 6 Maxillary Implant Case: Mix Attachments?

    I have an All-on-6 maxillary implant case. I am thinking of using two anterior Zest Locator F-Tx attachments and using screw retained on the posterior implants. The post All on 6 Maxillary Implant Case: Mix Attachments? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Dental Titanium Implants and Chronic Inflammation

    What do the experts here think about the studies that show that dental implants lead to titanium particles being leached into the body and causing chronic inflammation? The post Dental Titanium Implants and Chronic Inflammation appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.