Bone Graft, Membrane, Soft Tissue
Bone augmentation: Failures and complications
Bach Le, DDS, MD, FACD, FICD
Feb. 5, 2020
Dr. Bach Le discusses how to identify risk factors and etiologies of complications associated with bone augmentation procedures, as well as surgical challenges to avoid failures...
Simplified surgical management using sticky bone for advanced ridge augmentation
Dong-Seok Sohn, DDS, PhD
Jan. 6, 2020
Video: Extraction and socket grafting in preparation for implant placement
Scott Froum, DDS
July 23, 2019
Photo courtesy of Michael J. Wei, DDS, FIADFE.
Bone grafting after tooth removal: Why, when, and what to use
Scott Froum, DDS
June 4, 2019
Narrow-diameter implants: A solution for replacing single missing lower incisors
Sept. 13, 2017
Treatment of exposed dental implant surfaces with the minimally invasive bone grafting technique: SMART
July 10, 2017
A new minimally invasive bone grafting technique: SMART
March 7, 2017
Deciding between pink porcelain versus ridge augmentation in the esthetic zone
Jan. 10, 2017
A cost-effective method of creating a dental implant surgical guide for ridge augmentation
March 15, 2016
This week in technology: FDA approves first 3-D printed skull bone replacement implant
Aug. 22, 2014
A comparison of graft techniques for the alveolar ridge prior to oral implant
July 25, 2014
Success of a dental implant can be affected by the width of the alveolar ridge — an indication of the amount of bone available to hold the implant. A variety of methods exist,...
Guided bone regeneration treats dental implant lesions
June 11, 2014
Oral implant surgery is complex and not without complications, one of which is an implant periapical lesion. If the lesion site becomes infected, it can lead to an abnormal growth...
Groundbreaking technology accelerates orthodontic treatment up to 50 percent
Sept. 12, 2013
A key patent has been issued for the groundbreaking orthodontic treatment, AcceleDent, the FDA-cleared, Class II medical device that accelerates orthodontic treatment by up to...
Vertical ridge augmentation: Using a titanium-reinforced high-density PFTE membrane
June 26, 2013
Dr. Gregory A. Pette said his patient presented with a missing No. 18 and hopeless No. 17 and No. 19 due to localized severe periodontal disease, recurring abscesses, and tooth...
An alternative to conventional dental implants: short implants
May 22, 2013
Dr. Scott Froum, a periodontist and co-editor of Surgical-Restorative Resource™ e-newsletter, reviews the use of short dental implants as an alternative to conventional ridge ...
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