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Implant Dentistry

A Practical Approach

Get the practical information you need to add dental implants to your practice! Dr. Arun Garg, a leading dental implant educator, clinician, and researcher, uses a clear, succinct writing style to inform and guide you through the full scope of dental implantology. A patient-focused approach covers surgical templates and techniques, sterilization, pharmacology, bone biology, complications, and more. A robust appendix offers handy information including insurance codes, consent forms, surgical tray set-ups, and food recipes for patients recovering from surgery.

Hardbound, 352 Pages

Published: December 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-05566-6


  • 1. The Historical Development of Dental Implants

    2. Basic Armamentarium for Implant Surgery

    3. Patient Medical History for Dental Implant Surgery

    4. Anatomic Considerations in Oral Implantology

    5. Sterilization, Disinfection and Asepsis in Implantology

    6. Radiographic Modalities for Implant Dentistry

    7. Implant Surgical Templates

    8. Generalized Surgical Technique for Endosseous Root-Form Implants

    9. Wound Healing and Suturing Techniques in Dental Implant Surgery

    10. Pharmacological Agents Used in Implant Dentistry

    11 Anterior Single-Tooth Implants

    12. Implant Exposure Techniques at Second Stage Surgery

    13. Impression Materials for Dental Implants

    14. Principles of Occlusion in Implant Dentistry

    15. Immediate Loading of Implants in the Edentulous Patient

    16. Bone Biology, Osseointegration, and Bone Grafting

    17. Considerations for Implants in the Geriatric Patient

    18. Peri-implantitis, Hygienic Maintenance, and Management of Compromised Implants

    19. Guidelines for Handling Complications Associated with Implant Procedures



    Appendix A: Insurance Codes for Dental Implant Surgery and Related Procedures

    Appendix B: Consent forms for Implant Surgery

    Appendix C: Surgical Tray Set-ups

    Appendix D: Post Operative Instructions/Foods to Eat After Surgery


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