Implants Articles

Revised Maxillofacial Anatomy: The Mandibular Symphysis in 3D

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 6 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS   Abstract Placement of dental implants in the anterior mandible is considered by many clinicians to be a relatively low risk procedure. However, hemorrhagic episodes following implant placement in the mandibular symphysis are regularly reported and can have serious consequences. The use of high resolution focused cone beam scanners has given […]

Dental Implants

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 11 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS November/December 2008 Bone, tissue graft ing present opportunities for implants A DENTAL IMPLANT is an artificial tooth root replacement and is used in prosthetic dentistry to support restorations that resemble a tooth or group of teeth. The most widely accepted and successful implant today is the osseointegrated implant, based on the […]