Minimally invasive techniques for soft- and hard-tissue management With hands-on

Tigard, Oregon, United States : Jun 3, 2017
  • Course overview

    This interactive hands-on workshop, utilizing a sheep-head specimen, is designed to simplify dental implant procedures and make it more comfortable for the patient while also ensuring a long-term solid foundation. This presentation will discuss options for treating mild to moderate bone deficiency in the posterior maxilla due to sinus pneumatization and for using the osteotome technique with immediate implant placement. Soft deficiency around dental implants using tunneling technique will be addressed, as well as double-folded flap at uncovery.

    This course is intended for clinicians who want to extend their expertise to soft-tissue management.

    After this one-day course, the participant will…
    – Explore minimally invasive sinus lift procedures using the osteotome technique.
    – Understand soft-tissue augmentation to thicken the peri-implant gingiva using tunneling technique for optimal long-term results.
    – Determine when to use punch technique for implant placement and how to choose the correct healing abutment profile for the ideal restorative profile.
    – Learn uncovery techniques to thicken peri-implant gingiva.
  • Speaker information

    • Sanda Moldovan, DDS, MS, CNS is a periodontist and nutritionist, author, and consultant on oral health, periodontics, dental implants, and integrative nutrition. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, practicing in Beverly Hills, CA and Manhattan, NY, with an emphasis on full ...
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