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Immediate implant on 14

Posted by Glenn van As at Wed, Feb 25, 2015 7:38 PM

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On my way to CHicago Midwinter meeting.  Last case was fun for me....Microscope Assisted Immediate extraction and implant placement for tooth 14.  Low Level Laser at end....Implant was a 4.5 by 13mm HiOssen...maybe could have gotten away with 4.0 by 13 mm but the PIezo helped me get the tooth out nicely, laser disinfection and immediate with cortical stabilization of the palate.  Grafted the jump gap but it was small.....On my way ...


anterior implant needed due to accident.

Posted by Admin BITES at Thu, Jan 8, 2015 4:15 PM

Last Reply by Mark Kwon

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Hello Bite instructors. Happy New Year! I hope you all had some rest.   I have more information about this case.   Patient had an accident in September and lost 11 and 12( knocked out). In VGH 21 which was dislocated was repositioned and splinted for 10 days. No treatment done after that.   The patient has open bite. Not a very high smile line. He is not very worried about the look. He wants some teeth there.   I wa...


Thread exposure

Posted by Bernard Jin at Tue, Jan 6, 2015 4:39 PM

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Hi.   I took your PRF course in Toronto recently. I need your valued feed back about a case I did about 2 months ago.The Client had missing 24 and 25.I did 2 implants and sinus bump with 25 implant. and placed healing abutments at same time as I had primary stability..At same time I did Horizontal GBR with FDBA( Sureoss-Powder)and PRF as the buccal bone was little thin but No thread show through at that ...


An accident patient's 11 and 12 was knocked out. 21 was dislocated.

Posted by Jay Lee at Fri, Jan 2, 2015 7:59 PM

Last Reply by Glenn van As

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Bite instructors, Happy New Year.   I have some more information about this case and I need  your guidance to start.   In accident patient's 11 and 12 was knocked out. 21 was dislocated which was repositioned in VGH and splinted for 10 days. 13 was left the way it is.   Upon examination 21 has mobility. Patient in cl.lll so there is no contact between upper and lower anteriors. Patient has open bite and not a very high ...


Maxillary Anterior implant need due to accident

Posted by Jonney Park at Mon, Dec 15, 2014 4:13 PM

Last Reply by Jim Yeganegi

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Hello Bite instructors.   The patient is 32 years old male and no medical problem. He had car accident early September. Lost 11 and 12. 21 is necrotic and tooth is gray and has radiolucency at the end of apex. 13 horizontal fracture. Buccal bone was lost in 11 area.   I was thinking to exo 11 and place implant and exo 13 and implant and a four unit bridge 13 to 21. I will do bone graft and PRF( amazing course) in buccals. No imme...


Exo and Considerations for immediate implant placement...

Posted by Jonney Park at Thu, Dec 4, 2014 5:20 PM

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This is a 64 year old female patient with a non contributory medical history.  On her hygiene recare appointment  marginal inflammation and suppuration was detected around PFM crown on #16. This tooth had previous RCT and PFM placement. During the consult the patient was informed of our findings and treatment protocol. Dr.Y would section and remove the PFM on #16 and assess the long term prognosis of the tooth. If restorable we would re...


Bone graft did not fully incorporate and some exposed threads around implant now

Posted by San Bhatha at Thu, Nov 20, 2014 5:02 PM

Last Reply by Bernard Jin

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HI guys, #36 and # 37 were planned for immediate molar implants based on the PA xray, CT scan and pics attached.  ON Sept 9 2014, #36 and #37 were atraumatically removed and #36 5 x 8.5 hiossen implant along with a Smartbuilder membrane BW8 and BL 7 with a 1mm extender was placed with Raptos Bone Graft with PRF mixed and PRF membrane over the Smartbuilder.  #37 5 x 7 Hiossen implant was placed with just Raptos Bone and PRF over which a...


Over dentures or four on one

Posted by Jonney Park at Tue, Oct 14, 2014 5:34 PM

Last Reply by Bernard Jin

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  Hello Bite instructors.   Patient is 52 years old.She has been edentulous for over 7 years. Chief complaint is loose and bad looking dentures. Please advise....


Immediate Loading on Unsplinted Implants?

Posted by Ho-Young Chung at Mon, Aug 25, 2014 4:36 AM

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Hello Folks,   Here's a quick case study that I would like to show.  Many of you know me as the locator guy (I actually do more than that but it is a niche that I have created).  I have had people ask and also criticize that unsplinted implants should and can not be loaded immediately.  Mark and I know this to be untrue but we all know that change is accepted slowly in dentistry.  Yes, it is a paradigm shift.   &n...