Loading Protocols for Implant Overdentures – To Wait or Not to Wait?
Follow Dr. Darin Dichter as he outlines current loading protocols and recommendations for implant overdentures, based on current literature.Darin Dichter | 1 year ago ›
How to Use Preexisting Implants in Redesigning a Full-Arch Reconstruction
Learn how to deal with preexisting implants and/or their restorations and decide if, and when, they can be serviceable for the forthcoming phase of treatment.Ricardo Mitrani | 1 year ago ›
Shimstock and Occlusal Maintenance of Dental Implants
Dr. Jeff Bonk provides a dental re-care appointment protocol for evaluating and managing occlusal forces on dental implants.Jeffrey Bonk | 2 years ago ›
Using a Laser for Implant Uncovery
Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay to see how a laser removes soft tissue formed over a dental implant cover screw.Ricardo Mitrani | 2 years ago ›
The Lab’s Perspective on Digital Workflow for Restorative Dentists
In this Q&A, Arizona-based dental lab owner Derek Anderson shares his take on digital dentistry and how dentists can improve their digital workflow.Bonnie Serino | 2 years ago ›
Immediate Implant Placement of a Narrow Diameter Implant on a Maxillary Lateral Site
Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay on how to address an immediate implant placement and fabrication of a definitive ceramic restoration of a maxillary...Ricardo Mitrani | 2 years ago ›
Dentist or Technician: Who Chooses the Implant Abutment?
The decision on the definitive implant abutment selection should be a collaboration between the dentist and the dental lab technician.Greggory Kinzer | 2 years ago ›
Immediate Implant Placement in a Mandibular Molar Site
Follow this visual essay for a step-by-step technique for placing an immediate implant in a mandibular molar site with simultaneous bone graft.Ricardo Mitrani | 2 years ago ›
Beyond Titanium: The Revolution of Zirconia Dental Implants
Dental patient demand for metal-free alternative to titanium has increased, and zirconia implants are now expected to capture about 10% of the...Joan Pi-Anfruns | 2 years ago ›
When to Use Zirconia Abutments
How do you decide when to use zirconia abutments? Learn about two conditions to consider for selection.John Carson | 3 years ago ›
Implant Crowns – Cement, Screw or Both?
Discover when to use a screw- or cement-retained implant crown for dental restorations.Andy Janiga | 3 years ago ›
Implant Risk Factors - Are You Asking the Right Questions?
Discover the risk factors associated with implant failure and the importance of discussing possible complications with patients.Hunter Dawson | 3 years ago ›