osseointegration

Top Ten Reasons to Choose Dental Implants

In 1952 a Swedish physician named Dr. Per-Ingvar Brånemark accidentally discovered a phenomenon called osseointegration that allowed metal to bond with bone. Dr. Brånemark, who is considered the "father of modern dental implantology," conducted clinical research that led treatment of the first … [Read more...] about Top Ten Reasons to Choose Dental Implants

What Are Mini Dental Implants? Jeopardy Question, Jeopardy Answers

Just exactly what are Mini Dental Implants and how are they different from standard implants?  Mini dental implants have filtered into the lingo of dental solutions, but as their name indicates, they are less invasive, less costly but also less likely to support a long term smile solution. … [Read more...] about What Are Mini Dental Implants? Jeopardy Question, Jeopardy Answers

Replacement of top dentures with permanent dental implants

  HealthCheck Reports: November 3rd,  2003 A resource for all the HealthCheck and health- related reports from Action News' Anita Brikman and Dr. Doron Schneider. Reports will usually appear on wpvi.com within 24 hours after they have aired on Action … [Read more...] about Replacement of top dentures with permanent dental implants

Fabricating an Accurate Implant Master Cast: A Technique Report

Journal of Prosthodontics 24 (2015) 654–660 C _ 2015 by the American College of Prosthodontists Thomas J. Balshi, DDS, PhD, FACP, Glenn J. Wolfinger, DMD, FACP, Stephen G. Alfano, DDS, MS, FACP, Jeannine N. Cacovean, BS, & Stephen F. Balshi, MBE Pi Dental Center, Institute for Facial … [Read more...] about Fabricating an Accurate Implant Master Cast: A Technique Report

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