“Explantation is a decisive turning point for the patients”
Verena Vermeulen | Switzerland 13.08.2018
Proper flap and suture techniques are key to success
Dr. Luca De Stavola | Italy
Major bone augmentations with either Guided Bone Regeneration or a bone block increase bone volume significantly. But without proper flap techniques, wound dehiscences can jeopardize success.
Using a 3-D collagen matrix for vestibuloplasty
Dr. Christian Schmitt | Germany
No painful graft harvest and very good color and texture match surrounding tissue - these are major advantages when performing a vestibuloplasty with Geistlich Mucograft®. Now there is long-term data over five years.
Augmentation procedures for geriatric patients
Prof. Zhuofan Chen | China,
Dr. Zhipeng Li | China
Old age is not a contraindication for bone augmentation and implant placement, but patient and technique factors have to be considered.