Central incisor placed too buccally: recommendations?
#9 immediate implant has been placed too far buccally. I am wondering if I should removed the implant to correct its angulation at this point.The postCentral incisor placed too buccally: recommendations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 24, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Bone reconstruction after Removal of a Broken Implant
In the following case, a partially integrated overloaded implant was broken in its cervical part. The implant had to be removed and replaced by a new one.The postBone reconstruction after Removal of a Broken Implant appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 22, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

All on 4: Possible in this Case?
Is it possible to do an All-on-4 implant prosthesis in this case with computer guided template surgery?The postAll on 4: Possible in this Case? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 17, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Salvage old external hex implants placed 13 years ago?
This 60 year old male patient presented with multiple failed implants with mobility now in upper right ones.   The implants are external hex.The postSalvage old external hex implants placed 13 years ago? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 10, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Anterior replacement with no buccal bone: recommendations?
The CBCT showed no buccal bone at the site.   What would you recommend as the best approach in this situation?The postAnterior replacement with no buccal bone: recommendations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Mandibular dental implant with no posteriors: Prognosis?
I have a patient who doesn't like to wear partials and has missing posteriors. My question is as she doesn't have posterior teeth and all she uses is her anterior teeth to bite, how will that impact the longevity of the dental implant done in the lower incisor area?The postMandibular dental implant with no posteriors: Prognosis? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Post-op Pain after Resorbable Collagen Membrane use in Extraction?
I did an extraction of an endo treated tooth. I only used a collagen membrane and closed with sutures.   It's been 2 days now and patient is having lots of pain. The postPost-op Pain after Resorbable Collagen Membrane use in Extraction? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 25, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Regenerative Source Type: news

Severe bone loss on 13: Best course of action?
13 had a root fracture and buccal bone is gone. What is the best course of action?The postSevere bone loss on 13: Best course of action? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 19, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implants in One Visit With Guided Full Mouth Restorations
The introduction of Guided Surgery to implant dentistry has brought multiple benefits to both the planning and surgical aspects of the workflow. In the following example, a 44 year old female patient presented with a semi edentulous mandible. All remaining teeth had suffered severe attrition. The patient already had an all-on-4 denture in the maxilla.The postImplants in One Visit With Guided Full Mouth Restorations appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 17, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Same Day Teeth With Guided Full Mouth Restorations
The introduction of Guided Surgery to implant dentistry has brought multiple benefits to both the planning and surgical aspects of the workflow. In the following example, a 44 year old female patient presented with a semi edentulous mandible. All remaining teeth had suffered severe attrition. The patient already had an all-on-4 denture in the maxilla.The postSame Day Teeth With Guided Full Mouth Restorations appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 17, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Treatment of resorbed anterior mandible with implants: What ’s Safer?
This edentulous patient has 9mm of bone remaining from the inferior border of the anterior mandible to the crest as seen on CBCT. My concern is that the lingual artery branches are attached to the crest of the ridge?The postTreatment of resorbed anterior mandible with implants: What’s Safer? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Delayed Placement of Zeramex XT Implants
This case documents a delayed placement of 2   Zeramex XT implants followed by immediate fixture level impressions and placement of healing caps.The postDelayed Placement of Zeramex XT Implants appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 15, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gary Adams Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Placing an Implant with Thin Buccal Cortex?
In the CBCT, I can see the buccal cortical plate is very thin up to 3.5mm. Can we place an implant?The postPlacing an Implant with Thin Buccal Cortex? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Opening of contacts on Implant crowns: Anyone else seeing these?
I am wondering if other doctors are seeing contacts opening up on implant crowns after about 2 years of loading. I am not seeing a lot, but for some of my patients, the distal or mesial contacts, which were nice at the time of screw-retained crown inserts, subsequently became totally open contacts.The postOpening of contacts on Implant crowns: Anyone else seeing these? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 11, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: gkaplowitz Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Dental Implant Failure after 8 months: Your Thoughts?
I placed an implant to replace tooth #14 a year ago.   It was fully integrated with an ISQ value of 82 at the time of the loading.Everything was perfect with this implant, no bone loss or any sign of failure. Until...The postDental Implant Failure after 8 months: Your Thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 10, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Remove Implant or not?
Patient presented with #22 crown fracture. I extracted and immediately placed a 3.7x11.5mm Zimmer implant.The postRemove Implant or not? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 10, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Restorative Options for Unidentified Connection?
This patient presented to me having an implant done overseas 2 years ago in the lower right first molar site. I do not know the connection here. Any advice on restorative options?The postRestorative Options for Unidentified Connection? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 8, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Restorative Source Type: news

Compromised Implant Case: Design Options for to Avoid Failure?
I have several treatment options for this case, but I am scared after the previous implant experience on the upper. Anyone have any thoughts on what is best long-term solution to help avoid failure?The postCompromised Implant Case: Design Options for to Avoid Failure? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 27, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implant from 10 years ago: Identification?
Could someone help me to identify this implant in the mandibular right 2nd molar site?The postImplant from 10 years ago: Identification? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 25, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implants after Failed Root Canal in Esthetic Zone
This patient presented with failed root canal treatment, extensive decay, crown mobility and abscesses with fistulas.The postImplants after Failed Root Canal in Esthetic Zone appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 25, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Possible osteoporosis: Could implants be placed in this site?
This is a   32-year-old female patient who presented with this bony appearance. Could it be osteoporosis?  If she is to receive dental implants,what precautions are needed? The postPossible osteoporosis: Could implants be placed in this site? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implant from 30 years ago: Identify?
Can you identify this implant from 30 years ago?The postImplant from 30 years ago: Identify? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Parts for old discontinued implants needed: advice?
A 73 year old female patient had one molar replaced with two small diameter implants. One of the periodic exams showed significant bone loss progression in a year. But, I'm not having luck getting restorative parts to fit these implants to address the situation.The postParts for old discontinued implants needed: advice? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 8, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Ailing Biohorizon Implant: suggestions?
I found this bone loss in a routine follow up.   The Biohorizon implant was restored 3 years ago.The postAiling Biohorizon Implant: suggestions? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 7, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Generalized Periodontitis: Treatment suggestions?
I have a 30 yr old female patient with generalized periodontitis. I did full mouth flap surgery with extraction of the rt. upper 1st premolar 1 month ago.The postGeneralized Periodontitis: Treatment suggestions? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implants in compromised position: How do I restore this?
Two implants have been placed to replace #2,3 around 6 months ago. Implants are obviously in compromised position and angulation.The postImplants in compromised position: How do I restore this? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Indications for platform switching?
Are there any indications for when to specifically use platform switching? Is it related to patient general health or bone quality?The postIndications for platform switching? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Sinus issues after implant placement: thoughts?
Implant was placed with GBR. While I was drilling I felt that I had perforated the maxillary sinus with the pilot drill, and apparently the membrane was breached. Three weeks after the surgery, patient has symptoms of sinusitis.The postSinus issues after implant placement: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 22, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implant screw loosening …. Loctite?
Quite a while back I remember a lecturer mentioning a product that acts as an implant screw loctite, to reduce the incidence of screw loosening.The postImplant screw loosening…. Loctite? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Implant Treatment?
I have a 67 year old patient who wants implant supported replacement of failed upper anterior bridgework, but has Ostegenesis Imperfecta Type 1.The postOsteogenesis Imperfecta and Implant Treatment? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Lateral window sinus graft: preferences?
I have been placing sinus grafts for a few years now. I am curious about preferences for graft materials.The postLateral window sinus graft: preferences? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 15, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Regenerative Source Type: news

Splinting dental implants: experiences?
Can anyone share their experiences regarding splinting implants when they are right next to each other.The postSplinting dental implants: experiences? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 15, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Joseph Kim Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Normal Bone Loss around a Traditional Flat-Flat Implant Connection
This case was referred to me last week to evaluate the bone loss around implant #14. I would like to illustrate that with traditional non-platform switched or conical type connections, bone loss to the first thread is perfectly normal and to be expected.The postNormal Bone Loss around a Traditional Flat-Flat Implant Connection appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 14, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Timothy C Carter Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Can this Bicon implant be saved?
Tooth #4 has a periapical abscess that has extended to the apex of the adjacent implant in #5 position. Implant #5 has lost some bone which has exposed some threads and I believe may have no bone distally between itself and root of #4. Can the implant be salvaged?The postCan this Bicon implant be saved? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 14, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Can this implant be saved?
Tooth #4 has a periapical abscess that has extended to the apex of the adjacent implant in #5 position. Implant #5 has lost some bone which has exposed some threads and I believe may have no bone distally between itself and root of #4. Can the implant be salvaged?The postCan this implant be saved? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 14, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Mandibular implant placement and shoulder pain?
My patient had implants placed in #18 and 19   sites. X-rays all look good. Patient started having left shoulder pain immediately after implant placement.The postMandibular implant placement and shoulder pain? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 13, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Degranulation of surgical sites?
I am in my final year of my Masters degree in implantology and have been assigned to undertake a narrative review on the subject, How important is degranulation of a surgical site prior to grafting, when should it occur, and which methods are most effective?The postDegranulation of surgical sites? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Three Implants with Locators: What ’s your treatment plan?
I placed three implants in the edentulous area and used Locators to secure the partial denture. The partial is very stable. Patient has an upper denture.The postThree Implants with Locators: What’s your treatment plan? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

SOS: A Standardized Approach to Restoring Broken Implants
In this case, I will describe a new method for saving fractured implants, creating a new, stable platform and restoring the implant anew with a telescopically retained restoration.The postSOS: A Standardized Approach to Restoring Broken Implants appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 11, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vladi Dvoyris Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

ZERAMEX XT Ceramic Implant: 1 year follow up of 1st in the world placed
This case is significant in that it was the first case ever done worldwide using theZERAMEX XT Ceramic Implant System.The postZERAMEX XT Ceramic Implant: 1 year follow up of 1st in the world placed appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 7, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Bone resorption because of bruxism?
An implant was placed 3 months after extraction of a lower first molar, bone quality was good, implant was placed 1mm below bone and a cover screw was placed. 6 months after functional loading patient, who is bruxer, comes in and complains about suppurationThe postBone resorption because of bruxism? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Large lesion extending into sinus: advice?
This patient has a large lesion extending into sinus. The tooth is asymptomatic with no drainage noted and no clear sinus symptoms per the patient. Thoughts?The postLarge lesion extending into sinus: advice? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Sinus Tract Next to Implant #8: Input?
After only two weeks with permanent crowns, the patient developed a sinus tract next to area #8. Any input as to why this would happen especially after screw retained temporaries that lasted over one year?The postSinus Tract Next to Implant #8: Input? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 31, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Pus exudate after an open sinus lift operation?
Pus is exudating two weeks after an open sinus lift procedure. The area has to be revisited and all the graft removed.The postPus exudate after an open sinus lift operation? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Regenerative Source Type: news

How to treat small buccal concavity/deficiency?
I am wondering what your procedure is for grafting small buccal depressions after implant placement.The postHow to treat small buccal concavity/deficiency? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 24, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Is there a fracture in implant fixture?
This patient had a lower molar implant placed somewhere else and reported pain during mastication. In the RVG it seems like there is bone loss around the implant and there is a fracture on the distal side of the implant fixture.The postIs there a fracture in implant fixture? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 23, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Fractured Upper Molar Case: Bone Regeneration and Sinus Lift
This case demonstrates a successful approach when confronted with a tooth with previous endodontic treatment and evidence of a root fracture.The postFractured Upper Molar Case: Bone Regeneration and Sinus Lift appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 22, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gerald Rudick Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Possibility of Lateral sinus lift for implant placement?
I was told that severe mucosal thickening occupying nearly 80% of the volume of the right maxillary sinus and a failed implant make a lateral augmentation impossible.The postPossibility of Lateral sinus lift for implant placement? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Immediate Implant with Maxillary First Molar: advice on placement?
I recently did an extraction of a maxillary first molar with immediate placement of the implant. It was an atraumatic extraction, but I lost the buccal wall of the osteotomy of the interradicular septum.The postImmediate Implant with Maxillary First Molar: advice on placement? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 17, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Internal sinus lift immediately thru the palatal root socket?
If there is no large perforation in the sinus membrane, at the time of extraction, can I just do my internal sinus lift via membrane elevation thru the palatal socket? Has anyone done this?The postInternal sinus lift immediately thru the palatal root socket? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Regenerative Surgical Source Type: news