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  • Nicole Fortune, RDH, MBA
  • Melissa A. Obrotka, BA, RDH, ICP
  • Timothy J. Hempton, DDS

Perio Articles

Screw Retention and Disease Prevention

Implants should be designed to minimize this serious complication.

A Novel Approach to Treating Retrograde Peri-Implantitis

The early diagnosis and treatment of these rare lesions will improve patient satisfaction and implant maintenance.

Bone Grafting Materials for Ridge Preservation

Choosing the most appropriate graft material is key to successful outcomes.

Strategic Considerations for the Periodontally Questionable Tooth

Retaining at-risk teeth may come with economic, psychosocial, and clinical benefits.

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