Seung Kee Choi, DMD, MS, offers a prosthodontist’s perspective on the clinical choice between using screw- or cement-retained implant prostheses.
Use of digital workflows in implant treatment has improved diagnosis, case planning and surgical execution, leading to more predictable implant outcomes.
This technique report details the use of an extracted tooth for the fabrication of a screw-retained, implant supported provisional crown following immediate implant placement in the esthetic zone.
An exploration of using digital techniques and fully guided surgery for a patient who received extractions, residual ridge reduction, and immediately placed and loaded dental implants.
Following accepted prosthetic concepts — particularly occlusion — is critical to successful long-term outcomes when restoring more complex implant cases.
This denture duplication technique can simplify in-house fabrication of dental implant surgical guides.
Using a palatal stent and collagen wound dressing can help clinicians manage complications and postoperative pain from gingival grafting procedures.