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manual torque driver name

Posted by San Bhatha at Wed, Oct 16, 2013 8:22 PM

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Hi guys, I was just reviewing Dr Kwon's All on 4 video as I have a case coming up and you mentioned the name of the manual Torque tight driver.  Can you tell me its exact name and where you buy it from please?   Thanks SAn...

bone loss around 37 implant

Posted by Terry Grover at Thu, Aug 22, 2013 10:59 PM

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patient had implant supported crown placed may/12, after 4 months healing, implant is 5mm NBiocare platform shift, crown is screw retained. xray taken today (crown in place for 15 months now)  shows some bone loss on first few threads.  patient also notices some odor coming from around implant.  no visible signs of inflamation.  good oral hygiene.  i checked bite and adjusted.  hopefully this will solve the problem i...

multi-unit abutment vs custom abutment

Posted by Christina Yee Min Wong at Thu, Sep 6, 2012 2:42 AM

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Hello Mark and Bernard,      I hope you have had a great summer !      I have a case ready for final impression at site # 46 and 47, but due to the deeper than normal periodontal pockets ( ~4 mm), I have been having poblems fitting the impression copings  without pinching the gingivae.I have tried lasering off the excessive tissue around the implant head, but still not successful. I am thi...

creating new emergance profile for implant molar

Posted by Terry Grover at Thu, Aug 2, 2012 10:05 PM

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patient presents this week complaining of #46 implant crown, recently placed at another office. is has never felt comfortable and she is constantly having to floss under crown.  i think the situation can be improved if crown and abutment (it is cemented crown, and has been off a few times) are removed, and a custom one piece screw retained  abutment crown is placed. i think the situation can be improved with a better emergance profile.&...

Torqing implant

Posted by Majid Sherkat at Sun, Jan 8, 2012 2:56 AM

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While placing a WP Replace implant with a torque-controlled handpiece, the handpiece stops turning mid-way through the implant's length as it reaches maximum torque of 35Ncm. What to you do?...

Borken Nobel Acrive Zirconia abutment? your thoughts?

Posted by Mark Kwon at Tue, Nov 1, 2011 7:16 PM

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Hi Mark: this is a case I had to deal with today.  implant crown inserted Jan/11, on an active RP(15mm) with zirc esthetic abut from kit, and conventionally cemented pfm.  screw retained not possible since angle of screw places access hole coming through buccal porcelain.  So, when the crown came loose today, I had to drill through crown and part of my beautiful buccal porcelain (it took fore...


Posted by Mandeep Sidhu at Thu, Jun 16, 2011 9:29 PM

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Hi Mark,   This is the case that I talked to you about at the study club. Patient is coming in for anterior veneers and would also like the crown on #12 replaced...any ideas how to remove it and prepare for what I might find underneath?...

impression for Zr custom abutment

Posted by Ja g at Thu, Feb 17, 2011 7:18 PM

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what is the best way to make a final impression of a Zr CAD/CAM custom abutment and is it true that if you take the custom abutment out it will be useless becuase you won't have the correct orientation!!!...