Implementing a risk-based, patient-specific periodontal maintenance program will help support long-term implant success.
A patient-specific maintenance regimen plays a pivotal role in the success of the dental implant process.
This rare complication involving osteotome use in dental implant procedures can be managed with the Epley maneuver.
Bryan J. Frantz, DMD, MS, offers perspective on the use of cone beam computed tomography in dental implant treatment, as well as periodontal diagnosis and care.
In dental implant treatment, clinicians can minimize biologic and technical complications by addressing these key factors prior to implant placement.
As part of risk assessment in implant treatment, clinicians should consider how medications affect osseointegration.