Clinical complications, deconstructed: Success with implants

Jan. 31, 2023
Dental implant procedures can be wonderful … until they aren’t. This gallery offers expert advice on how to deal with implant failures and clinical challenges.
Scott Froum, DDS, Editorial Director

In this gallery, you’ll get expert advice on how to deal with clinical complications that occur with your dental implant procedures. You'll find out more about when to use antibiotics for implant placement, how to identify an implant placed by another dentist, increasing survival rates for replacement implants, and more. Successful implant procedures make your dental practice a success.

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About the Author

Scott Froum, DDS | Editorial Director

Scott Froum, DDS, a graduate of the State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, is a periodontist in private practice at 1110 2nd Avenue, Suite 305, New York City, New York. He is the editorial director of Perio-Implant Advisory and serves on the editorial advisory board of Dental Economics. Dr. Froum, a diplomate of both the American Academy of Periodontology and the American Academy of Osseointegration, is a volunteer professor in the postgraduate periodontal program at SUNY Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. He is a PhD candidate in the field of functional and integrative nutrition. Contact him through his website at or (212) 751-8530.