Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Volume 1


  • Raymond Fonseca, DMD, Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Asheville; Clinical Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

A masterwork in three volumes, this comprehensive resource provides in-depth information to help you perfect your oral and maxillofacial surgical technique and provide state-of-the-art care for your patients. The full scope of the field is represented with up-to-date, evidence-based coverage of every surgical procedure performed today. Volume I: Anesthesia and Pain Control, Dentoalveolar Surgery, Practice Management, Implant Surgery brings you authoritative coverage of office-based procedures, including extractions, implants, and biopsies.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2008
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-6657-6

Table of Contents

Section I: Anesthesia and Pain Control

1. NEW! Preoperative Evaluation

2. NEW! Monitoring for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Patient

3. Local Anesthetics

4. NEW! Pharmacology of Drugs in Ambulatory Anesthesia

5. NEW! Anesthetic Concepts and Techniques

6. Management of Acute Postoperative Pain

7. Pediatric Pharmacosedation and General Anesthesia

8. NEW! The Essential Role of the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon in the Diagnosis, Management, Causation and Prevention of Chronic Orofacial Pain: Clinical Perspectives

9. Chronic Maxillomandibular and Head and Neck Pain

Section II: Dentoalveolar Surgery

10. NEW! Pediatric Dentoalveolar Surgery

11. NEW! Basic and Complex Exodontia, and Surgical Management of Impacted Teeth

12. NEW! Complications of Dentoalveolar Surgery

13. NEW! Skeletal Anchorage for Orthodontics

14. NEW! Lasers in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

15. NEW! Treatment of Trigeminal Nerve Injuries

Section III: Practice Management

16. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery — Office Management

17. Accreditation of Surgicenters

18. Credentializing and Hospital Privileging

19. Marketing the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) Practice

20. NEW!Office Design and Ergonomics

21. NEW! Coding, Insurance and Third Party Payers

22. NEW! Risk Management in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Section IV: Implant Surgery

23. NEW! Pharmacology for Implant Dentistry

24. NEW! Autogenous Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

25. NEW! Guided Tissue Regeneration in Implant Dentistry: The Use of Membrane Guided Techniques for the Management of Localized Bone Defects

26. NEW! Contemporary Sinus-Lift Subantral Surgery and Graft

27. NEW! Dentoalveolar Modification by Osteoperiosteal Flaps

28. NEW! Soft Tissue Procedures Around Implants

29. NEW! Zygomatic Implant: A Graftless Approach for Treatment of the Edentulous Maxilla

30. NEW! Platelet Rich Plasma and Bone Grafting in Implant Surgery

31. NEW! Immediate Implant Loading

32. NEW! Impressions at Surgical Placement and Provisionalization of Implants

33. NEW! Implant Placement Immediately Following Tooth Extraction

34. NEW! Radiography for Dental Implantology

35. NEW! Mini- and Transitional Implants