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Tag: Implants

Implant placement in augmented area

Continuing with this case, we saw a reconstruction in a horizontal defect on the anterior mandible of a 53-year-old patient. For this bone graft we are following of Prof. Fouad Khoury principle’s, nowadays the fastest technique for bone reconstruction. Check how is Khoury technique perform in our video: We also placed the implants in the canines…
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Reconstruction of vertical bone defect in the mandible

Bone defects are very common nowadays. Many techniques have been described to solve this situation, the fastest and with the best results is the Split Bone Block technique. The Split Bone Block technique was described by Prof Fouad Khoury and nowadays is possible to reenter only 4 months after the bone graft. The next case…
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How to remove a fractured implant?

Quieres leer este artículo en Español? Pincha aquí! Nowadays a tremendous number of implants are being placed, unfortunately some of these implants might be receiving forces for which they are not prepared to. Among many reasons, two of the most important ones are a bad choice of implant diameter or a disadapted or “not enough”…
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eBook: Impacted Canine Management: Oral Implantology, 7 Useful Tips

Have you ever had to deal with an Impacted Canine in Oral Implantology?Extraction first?Bone grafting at the same time?Extraction + Bone grafting + Implant placement?But… When and How? We thought you would be interested in our new eBook we have just published today! It is about Impacted Canine Management in Oral Implantology. Download for free our new eBook:“Impacted Canine Management in Oral Implantology:…
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Vertical bone reconstruction in posterior maxilla

Hello everyone, today we present this case referred to us by a colleague, he is a 43 year old patient that due to a localized periodontal disease his upper left molar are moving and hopeless. The extraction is perform and after 2 months a 10 mm vertical bone defect is left. We performed a tunnel approach…
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Anterior mandible atrophy

Today we are presenting a somewhat different case, from a 53-year-old non-smoking patient with no relevant pathology in their medical history apart from high cholesterol. The patient presents absences from canine to canine in the mandible with a notable horizontal atrophy. The anterior jaw is one of the most difficult areas to graft due to both the poor medular…
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Impacted canine: extraction + implant + graft

We were referred the following 40-year-old patient, with no important medical history, presenting an impacted upper left canine and her deciduous canine still in the mouth with mobility and causing a nuisance to the patient. The orthodontist eschewed orthodontic treatment due to the patient’s age and the position of the impacted canine situated in a…
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Horizontal maxillar gains and placement of implants

Dear Colleagues, Today we present the case of this patient, referred to us by a colleague as due to a long-term partial edentulism he was presenting with a horizontal bone defect in the maxilla. We proceeded to lift a mucoperiosteal flap, place the implants and graft with autologous bone with the laminar technique and particulate bone inside. Below, you can see the appearance after…
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Horizontal defect in upper molar

The following 55-year-old patient with no relevant medical history was referred to us for the assessment of a dental implant in the upper right premolar position. We observed a horizontal defect due to a traumatic extraction with loss of buccal bone plate in this tooth, so we opted to use a crestal incision to place the…
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Socket Preservation: Absence of buccal bone plate in aesthetic front

The following 40-year old, non-smoking patient with no relevant illnesses was referred to us. He presented a long-term root canal with movement and pain in the upper left central incisor. There was more than 10mm of hollow and we suspected a vertical fracture. We proceeded to perform the extraction whereupon we confirmed that there was a vertical fracture up…
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