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Clinical Cases

Impacted canine: extraction + implant + graft

We were referred the following 40-year-old patient, with no important medical history, presenting an impacted upper left canine and her deciduous canine still in the mouth with mobility and causing a nuisance to the patient. The orthodontist eschewed orthodontic treatment due to the patient’s age and the position of the impacted canine situated in a…
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Talk on Reconstructive Surgery at ICIRO

Having spent the weekend with our colleagues Dr Jose Manuel Cruz Valiño and Dr Vicente Seoane Mato delivering the Reconstructive Surgery module in the “V Experto Universitario en Periodoncia, Cirurxía e Implantoloxía Oral” (5th University Expert on Periodontics, Surgery and Oral Implantology) through ICIRO in La Coruña, we present photos of the event We are very grateful to José Manuel and Vicente,…
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Reconstruction of vertical defect located in the mandible

The next case we present to you is that of a middle-aged non-smoking male with no relevant medical history. This patient was referred to us because of a bone atrophy that precludes the placement of an implant in its ideal position. We observed a vertical bone atrophy in the 46th tooth, which we attributed to a traumatic…
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Coverage of a large recession

Dear Colleagues, Today we present the case of a patient who consulted us having been referred by the orthodontist after orthodontic treatment. She presented with a recession in the central lower right incisor as well as a high frenal attachment. The patient had a very fine gingival biotype that went as far as to cause transparency in the roots of…
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Horizontal maxillar gains and placement of implants

Dear Colleagues, Today we present the case of this patient, referred to us by a colleague as due to a long-term partial edentulism he was presenting with a horizontal bone defect in the maxilla.   We proceeded to lift a mucoperiosteal flap, place the implants and graft with autologous bone with the laminar technique and particulate bone inside. Below, you can see the appearance…
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Recession: Frenectomy and tunnelled connective graft

The following patient was referred to us, non-smoking and with no relevant medical history, who presented with this Miller Class II recession in a central lower incisor. She also presented with a high frenal attachment, which alongside her fine gingival biotype was a factor in the recession. We proceeded with a combined approach – we performed a frenectomy and also…
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Horizontal defect in upper molar

The following 55-year-old patient with no relevant medical history was referred to us for the assessment of a dental implant in the upper right premolar position. We observed a horizontal defect due to a traumatic extraction with loss of buccal bone plate in this tooth, so we opted to use a crestal incision to place the…
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Socket Preservation: Absence of buccal bone plate in aesthetic front

The following 40-year old, non-smoking patient with no relevant illnesses was referred to us. He presented a long-term root canal with movement and pain in the upper left central incisor. There was more than 10mm of hollow and we suspected a vertical fracture. We proceeded to perform the extraction whereupon we confirmed that there was a vertical fracture up…
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1st Iberian Euroteknika Conference finished

The 1st Iberian conference from Euroteknika Iberia has finished, to which we contributed with a surgery broadcast live from Catalunya’s School of Odontologists and Stomatologists. It consisted of a mandibular reconstruction in height with tunnel access. We would like to thanks all the speakers and the organisation for such an educational, well-organised and even friendly event – particular…
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Anterior section: Placement of implants 4 months after reconstruction

Dear Colleagues, 4 months ago, we saw this case in which we reconstructed an upper anterior section in which there was horizontal atrophy after years with a tooth-supported bridge. 4 months after this reconstruction, we proceeded to open the case for the placement of dental implants. As you can see, there was no reabsorption apparent in the graft. We proceeded to place…
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