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  • 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.

  • Delayed Bone Resorption around Uncovered Implants?

    I had placed 3 single dental implants in three different patients with no contributing medical history. Xrays revealed bone lost in one case 3mm in the two other less than that. The post Delayed Bone Resorption around Uncovered Implants? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Badly placed implants: suggestions for repair?

    This is patient complains of bone loss around implants and overdenture with clips not fitting anymore. Patient wants it repaired.  The post Badly placed implants: suggestions for repair? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Aggressive Periodontitis Treatment Plan: Flap surgery, Emdogain, and Grafting?

    I am a 35-year old, male, and have recently been diagnosed with aggressive periodontitis. My periodontist wants to perform gum flap surgery and also use Emdogain to help with the gum regrowth process. The post Aggressive Periodontitis Treatment Plan: Flap surgery, Emdogain, and Grafting? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Implants Placed too Lingually: Prognosis?

    I took post op CBCT. I realized I have placed both implants too lingually. And the there is huge radiolucency between the implant space. How do I manage this? The post Implants Placed too Lingually: Prognosis? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • 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.