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  • Best Drill Stops?

    Does anyone have a good drill stop kit for use with freehand dental implant placement? The post Best Drill Stops? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Gum recession around implant abutment: recommendations?

    7 months ago, I inserted a fixed cement-retained 6-unit bridge replacing upper six anterior teeth over 4 implants. Recently, I noticed gum recession exposing 2mm of metal abutment. The post Gum recession around implant abutment: recommendations? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Immediate Implant Pain and Mobile Crown: Recommendations?

    I did an immediate implant in tooth #5 in June this year and started rehabilitation in mid-November 2019. Everything was fine until I loaded it with a screw retained crown a week ago and the patient started complaining of pain and mobile crown. The post Immediate Implant Pain and Mobile Crown: Recommendations? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Perforated the lingual cortical plate: protocol?

    The last implant in the third quadrant in #22 site felt like it perforated the lingual cortical plate a little bit at the apex. Wondering about the correct protocol. The post Perforated the lingual cortical plate: protocol? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Place Implants at Mandibular Interforaminal region in this case?

    I am planning to place 4 implants in the mandibular interforaminal region. But I can see the mandibular incisive canals on both sides. The post Place Implants at Mandibular Interforaminal region in this case? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Narrow ridge Straumann implant placement: thoughts?

    I am planning to place 3.3mm Straumann Narrow Neck CrossFit implants in UL1 UL2 sites. The ridge is rather narrow. Thoughts? The post Narrow ridge Straumann implant placement: thoughts? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Manage gingival and bony fenestration in 8-year old implant?

    This patient presented with a gingival fenestration on the buccal of this 8 year old implant. I feel certain there is very little buccal bone on the coronal two-thirds of the implant. I'd like to hear your opinions on the best course of treatment. The post Manage gingival and bony fenestration in 8-year old implant? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Radiolucency adjacent to implant: thoughts?

    An impression was taken after 4 months and the tissue was healthy, no inflammation was present and the implant was integrated. An x-ray was taken to confirm seating of  the impression coping and a small radiolucency was visible on the mesial of the implant body. The post Radiolucency adjacent to implant: thoughts? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • Dental implant surgery with multiple systemic disorders and oral bisphosphonates?

    A 65 years old female patient has consulted to our department for the treatment of her fractured dental implant. The patient has a significant past medical history. Recommendations? The post Dental implant surgery with multiple systemic disorders and oral bisphosphonates? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.

  • How to ID and Treat Vintage Style Implant?

    A 70 year old female patient otherwise healthy, non-smoker, wishes to have two implants on the lower arch to support her future new lower denture. At this point implant number 27 had been removed and the area had been curetted for further bone augmentation pending CT scan for which she is scheduled. The post How to ID and Treat Vintage Style Implant? appeared first on OsseoNews Dental Implants.