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  • Tenting screws at grafting site: advice?

    I have a six implant maxillary overdenture case. The plan is to build up a ridge deficiency at one site. I flapped and placed a tenting screw. 3 months later my PA showed I only gained 3mm height. The post Tenting screws at grafting site: advice? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • All on 4: Implant abutment misfit?

    This is my first All on 4 case with guided template done flapless. Post op OPG reveals the gap and misfit in distal abutments. The post All on 4: Implant abutment misfit? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Splinted Crown due to Narrow Space: Hygiene?

    My dentist told me yesterday he will use a splinted crown because of the narrow space and there will be only 1 mm between crown and natural teeth. The post Splinted Crown due to Narrow Space: Hygiene? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Hopeless/Non-Restorable #8: 33 months post restoration

    33 Months post op on a case where it was decided to save the tooth via crown lengthening rather than extract/implant. The post Hopeless/Non-Restorable #8: 33 months post restoration appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Essix vs Valplast Single Tooth Temp?

    My question is what temporary will put the least amount of pressure on the graft area so I can get the best healing? The post Essix vs Valplast Single Tooth Temp? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Favorite size implant for overdenture?

    I would like to know what everyone's go-to dental implant is for an overdenture. The post Favorite size implant for overdenture? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Implant placed too subcrestally: advice?

    During the procedure I extracted 45, 46t and placed a Megagen dental implant in 46t bifurcation area. However after the control OPG, I realized that I placed the implant  about 3mm too subcrestally. The post Implant placed too subcrestally: advice? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Implants compatible with Astra TX S system?

    I use primarily Dentspy Sirona Astratech TX S straight dental implants. I'm looking for 3rd party implants that are compatible with the Astra TX S system. The post Implants compatible with Astra TX S system? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Exfoliating Alloderm Membrane?

    Three weeks back I extracted a root broken upper right central incisor.  I applied Cortical/Cancellous bone then applied an AlloDerm. Patient called today and said that the membrane feels like it is falling and bothered his tongue? The post Exfoliating Alloderm Membrane? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Air pressure complaints after removal of implant?

    The patient had an implant surgically removed from the maxillary sinus. She is healing, but complains of air pressures. The post Air pressure complaints after removal of implant? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.