Immediate implants and retained over-denture: advice?
Pt presents with unrestorable fractured anterior (8-11) maxillary bridge and wishes to extract remaining teeth and have maxillary denture. If you were performing this case, would you immediately place and would you graft adjacent extraction sockets.The postImmediate implants and retained over-denture: advice? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 18, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Crestal vs Lateral Sinus Lift?
This case involves a 47-year old healthy female who wants an implant in the #3 area. Choice of crestal vs lateral sinus lift.The postCrestal vs Lateral Sinus Lift? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 13, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Is 3D Cone Beam now the standard of care for implants?
I have an ongoing argument with a younger dentist about standard of care in implant dentistry as it pertains to 3D Cone Beam.The postIs 3D Cone Beam now the standard of care for implants? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - May 5, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Retrieval of fractured Bicon implant abutment?
I had an emergency patient today who presented with a fractured implant crown on #9. After looking at the fractured crown and the radiograph, it appears to be a Bicon implant with a friction fit abutment.The postRetrieval of fractured Bicon implant abutment? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: John Manuel Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Alveoloplasty for full arch rehabilitations?
When we are doing full arch rehabilitation, how much of Alveoloplasty should we do?The postAlveoloplasty for full arch rehabilitations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 16, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Ocrelizumab: External Resorption and Implant Treatment?
I have a patient with multiple sclerosis who is taking ocrelizumab infusions who has external resorption on the distal of her upper right first premolar. I have declined to offer implant treatment for fear of possible medication induced osteonecrosis of the jaw. I would views.The postOcrelizumab: External Resorption and Implant Treatment? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - April 9, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Severe bone loss 10 years after placement: advice?
I placed this implant about 10 years ago. #18 implant shows severe bone loss but is still osseointegrated.The postSevere bone loss 10 years after placement: advice? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Positioning and deep implant: thoughts?
The implant in 24 site is like a deep implant because there was thread exposure and I decided to go deeper. Will my prosthetic rehabilitation be fine?The postPositioning and deep implant: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 4, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Identify implants placed in Syria?
These two implants at #29 and 31 were placed in Syria over 10 years ago. The patient fled the country and has no way of knowing how to get in touch with the surgeon or getting the information to have them restored.The postIdentify implants placed in Syria? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 2, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Placement of total removable denture: suggestions?
I have placed 5 implants in the mandible in a female patient, 75 years old. Using BioGide and BioOss I have made a buccal addition on 4 implants.The postPlacement of total removable denture: suggestions? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 27, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implant #8 area: suggestions grafting?
My patient desires an implant for #8. Suggestions on bone grafting the lingual aspect here?The postImplant #8 area: suggestions grafting? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 27, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Re-torquing implant crowns or abutments?
I work with an owner dentist who is convinced that a week after an implant crown is delivered, the patient needs to come back to have it re-torqued.The postRe-torquing implant crowns or abutments? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Extraction, Implant Removal, & Grafting: Using PRF, Sticky Bone & Waterlase iPlus
Using Waterlase iplus to remove an implant with significant bone loss. Grafting with PRF from Horizontal Centrifuge and non-resorbable PTFE membranes.The postExtraction, Implant Removal,& Grafting: Using PRF, Sticky Bone& Waterlase iPlus appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Brian Toorani Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Proposed treatment plan for Hahn dental implant?
This treatment plan is proposed by a lab for #19. It ’s a Hahn implant 5.0x8mm. Is it too deep?The postProposed treatment plan for Hahn dental implant? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 25, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Final impression after immediate dental implants placed too deep: options?
I extracted molar tooth #3 instead of planned tooth #2. I placed a dental implant 3wks after using L-PRF/DFDBA. Two months later, the patient still needed attention to #2.The postFinal impression after immediate dental implants placed too deep: options? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 25, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Resorbing graft over implant after 4 months: thoughts?
Graft thickness initially was 2.3mm. I took another CBCT 4 months later and the graft has resorbed to 1.5mmThe postResorbing graft over implant after 4 months: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 24, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Regenerative Surgical Source Type: news

Tenting: Simple Predictable Approach to Graft for Width
There are a lot of techniques to graft for width. I've found that the Tent Grafting technique is fast, easy, and predictable.The postTenting: Simple Predictable Approach to Graft for Width appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 24, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Can an implant be done 20 days after of tooth avulsion?
My patient presented with a maxillary lateral incisor #10 that was avulsed 20 days ago.The postCan an implant be done 20 days after of tooth avulsion? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Have coated dental implants fallen out of favor?
I wanted to get peoples' thoughts and experience on what they are using regarding implant coatings these days. Until very recently, I was under the impression that HA coating, for example, was the gold standard for use.The postHave coated dental implants fallen out of favor? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Endo treated root in the sinus: Precautions for implant?
A 27 year old patient presented with excellent oral hygiene and wants an implant supported replacement for the upper right first molar. The tooth was extracted two years back somewhere else and the fresh radiograph shows a retained root.The postEndo treated root in the sinus: Precautions for implant? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Moderate surgery with Patient on Brilinta?
I am looking for any advice from surgeons with experience from patients taking Brilinta.The postModerate surgery with Patient on Brilinta? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 12, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Immediate vs Delayed Implant Placement?
I have a 45-year old male patient, non-smoker, with clear medical history.   He has a non-restorable 21. The patient has deep bite and is basically Class II Div II occlusion.The postImmediate vs Delayed Implant Placement? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Graft and Implant in One Step or Graft and Wait?
I have a 35-year old female patient missing #9.   She is wearing bridge #8,9,10.  Bridge has debonded multiple times.  Treatment plan is to place an implant in #9 site.The postGraft and Implant in One Step or Graft and Wait? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 10, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Can I Go for Single Molar Replacement on either side?
This is a case for mandibular molar replacements on either side, by Ankylos 3.5mm, as bone width is restrictive.The postCan I Go for Single Molar Replacement on either side? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 10, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Warping of Biohorizon Secure OD Implant Housing and Inserts?
Has anyone experienced warping of the BioHorizon OD Secure nylon inserts in overdenture cases during insertion of either maxillary or mandibular retained overdenturesThe postWarping of Biohorizon Secure OD Implant Housing and Inserts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 3, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Thick sinus mucosa: best approach?
I' m concerned about sinus finding looking like thick mucosa or sinus polyp. Patient has no symptoms. What is your experience in such cases?The postThick sinus mucosa: best approach? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 29, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Fixed restoration of the upper anterior jaw
A 50-year old female patient presented for a fixed restoration of the upper anterior jaw. During the examination it was decided to stage the treatment.The postFixed restoration of the upper anterior jaw appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 28, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Hopeless Dentition?
Based on the comments I am seeing I suppose many of you would consider this a hopeless dentition, thus requiring full mouth implant reconstruction.The postHopeless Dentition? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 23, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

All on 4, Implant supported denture, sinus lift?
This is a 51 year old male, with obvious severe problems. Would like some opinions on which treatment plan to choose here.The postAll on 4, Implant supported denture, sinus lift? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Would you graft this case or place deeper?
Would you place an implant more crestal to the bone, possibly with some thread exposure, and graft over it or place the implant deeper so it is fully inside bone?The postWould you graft this case or place deeper? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Prosthesis for deep implants after immediate extraction: comments?
This was an extraction with immediate implant placement case.  I had width of 6.5mm so I had to go for a 4.2mm diameter implantThe postProsthesis for deep implants after immediate extraction: comments? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 13, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Abutment not engaging the fixture: options?
At second stage after 4 months, the abutment screw would not engage and could not be tightened. The same abutment can be fitted into the adjacent implant.The postAbutment not engaging the fixture: options? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 7, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

How to prepare sticky bone with PRF?
Can someone please explain how sticky bone is prepared?The postHow to prepare sticky bone with PRF? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 7, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Regenerative Surgical Source Type: news

Implants during pregnancy: contra-indications?
Are there any known contra-indications to placing implants during pregnancy?The postImplants during pregnancy: contra-indications? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Is an overdenture made to a splinted bar really a superior restoration?
Is an overdenture made to a splinted bar really a superior restoration than one made directly to individual implant connectors?The postIs an overdenture made to a splinted bar really a superior restoration? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Necrosis of Gum with Bone Exposure: How to Manage?
When I checked the implant site, the gum was open, the Vicryl suture was still in place and the suture was lose but not lost.   There was a bit of gum necrosis. The postNecrosis of Gum with Bone Exposure: How to Manage? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Thoughts on Implant Placement In Atrophic Mandibular Ridge?
Otherwise healthy 70 year old female patient, non-smoker, presented with severe case of peri-implantitis in area of #27. The implant was removed and the area was gently curretted and sutured.The postThoughts on Implant Placement In Atrophic Mandibular Ridge? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Unable to seat Hiossen Impression Coping: Recommendations?
I tried seating my impression coping on 4.5mm diameter Hiossen implant but couldn't get it to seat all the way.The postUnable to seat Hiossen Impression Coping: Recommendations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Implant displaces into sinus: best line of treatment?
An implant was displaced into the sinus.   What would be the best line of treatment?The postImplant displaces into sinus: best line of treatment? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Sinus lift with partition management?
What are your recommendations to graft this sinus after the extraction and the infection is cleared up?The postSinus lift with partition management? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Best Drill Stops?
Does anyone have a good drill stop kit for use with freehand dental implant placement?The postBest Drill Stops? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

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 postGum recession around implant abutment: recommendations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 11, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postImmediate Implant Pain and Mobile Crown: Recommendations? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postPerforated the lingual cortical plate: protocol? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 2, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postPlace Implants at Mandibular Interforaminal region in this case? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 27, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postNarrow ridge Straumann implant placement: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 25, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postManage gingival and bony fenestration in 8-year old implant? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 25, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postRadiolucency adjacent to implant: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postDental implant surgery with multiple systemic disorders and oral bisphosphonates? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 7, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

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 postHow to ID and Treat Vintage Style Implant? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - November 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Restorative Surgical Source Type: news