Color Atlas of Dental Implant Surgery

4th Edition

Print ISBN: 9781455759682
eBook ISBN: 9780323228077
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 11th July 2014
Page Count: 488


Learn to master implant procedures and techniques with ease using this vivid atlas-style guide! Written by leading expert Michael S. Block, DMD, Color Atlas of Dental Implant Surgery, 4th Edition provides clear, full-color clinical photos and practical instructions covering a wide range of implant challenges. This guide will walk you through treatment planning, pre-surgical guidelines, detailed surgical techniques, and postoperative follow-up. This new fourth edition also includes expansive content updates, realistic case studies, and a new companion website that houses over 60 video clips that clearly demonstrate the nuances and techniques of implant procedures that can’t be seen in still photos. With this book, you’ll be fully prepared to address any implant-related situation and achieve optimal results!

Key Features

  • Over 1,500 full-color photographs and drawings depict important concepts and techniques, and show treatment from beginning to end.
  • Clear step-by-step procedures include indications, contraindications, and treatment results for each procedure.
  • Case studies throughout the book explore realistic clinical scenarios, each with a variant.
  • Chapters are organized by oral anatomy and surgical technique, with each chapter presenting a different area of the mouth or a specific surgical technique.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Mandible
1. Surgery of the Anterior Mandible
2. Surgery of the Posterior Mandible
Part 2: Maxilla
3. Implants for the Maxillary Edentulous Patient
4. Surgery of the Partially Edentulous Maxilla
5. Zygomaticus Implants and Angled Implants for the Edentulous Maxilla
6. Maxillary Sinus Grafting
7. Techniques for Grafting and Implant Placement for the Extraction Site
8. Immediate Provisionalization of Implant Restorations
9. Esthetic Anterior Implant Restorations: Surgical Techniques for Optimal Results
10. Soft Tissue Manipulation around Implants in the Esthetic Zone


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