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Tag: Bone graft

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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Bone reconstruction anterior maxillary section

Today, we present to you the case of a 53-year-old woman with no relevant medical history who came to a consultation with a tooth-supported bridge in the upper-anterior area that she had had for 12 years, with 6 incisors. This prosthodontic resource was used by her odontologist after the loss of several teeth in the anterior…
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Lower overdenture: explantation and implantation

The following 68-year-old male patient was referred to us for assessment. His medical history presented controlled arterial hypertension; four years ago, he was fitted with 4 dental implants in the mandible, since which time the patient has experienced irritation and, recently, pain. We requested a mandibular CT scan, where we observed massive bone loss around…
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Complications: Schneiderian membrane perforation + lack of buccal bone plate

A 60-year-old patient with no relevant medical history was referred to us for fixed rehabilitation based on dental implants in the second quadrant. She presented a bone deficit in the left maxillary sinus as well as an internal reabsorption of tooth 25, for which we decided on the following treatment plan: extraction of tooth 25…
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Gaining height in posterior mandible

The following 38-year-old non-smoking patient with no relevant medical history was referred to us. She had had three implants placed and following an infection, had lost two of them – leaving the defect visible in the photograph. We considered the possibility of short implants or mandibular reconstruction plus the placement of standard implants. With the…
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Live surgery course finished

Dear Colleagues, Having finished the live surgery course last Saturday, here are some photographs from the event. Many thanks to those who attended, to David the cameraman, and to all the staff of the Puche Lázaro Clinic for making sure everything went smoothly. The surgery consisited of a three-dimensional reconstruction with tunnel access according to…
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19th October – Course in maxillary reconstruction through tunnel approach

Dear Colleagues, Next Saturday, 19th October, in Aranjuez, Madrid, we will be delivering a course on maxillary reconstruction through tunnelisation with the Khoury technique with theory and live broadcast of surgery. The surgery will consist of a tunnel approach, sinus lift and crestal graft; all without opening a flap, but via tunnel. Price, sign-up and…
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Seville – Saturday 21st September

Dear Colleagues, On Saturday 21st September 2013, both my colleague Jose Luis Domínguez-Mompell Micó and I, Juan Lara Chao, will be in Seville delivering a seminar on Atrophies in Oral Surgery in both hard and soft tissue, and implantology. Thank you to Euroteknika for the training. Entry is free of charge. You can sign up here using the…
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One case, three techniques: Block + Regeneration + Sinus lift

This 55-year-old patient made an appointment with us for the placement of a fixed prosthesis, after years of having a removable prosthesis in the upper maxilla, retained with attachments, that had now failed. He had no relevant medical history, so we proceeded to request a CT scan. With it, we observed that he needed three…
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Extraction of impacted canine + Implant + Reconstruction

The following 35-year-old male patient with no relevant medical history was referred to us with both maxillary canines impacted and temporary tooth #63 having been weeping for some time following a fistula. Normally, we could resolve this case by first performing extraction surgery of both canines – the definitive and the temporary, then a second…
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