Dental Implants

2nd Edition

The Art and Science


  • Charles Babbush
  • Jack Hahn
  • Jack Krauser
  • Joel Rosenlicht
  • Key Features

    • Over 1,100 full-color clinical photographs and line drawings help to clarify important concepts and provide step-by-step guidance for specific techniques.
    • All aspects of both business and patient care are covered, including risk management, patient selection and master planning, radiographic evaluation, surgical techniques, postoperative care, maintenance, and dental hygiene.
    • Highly-regarded lead author Charles A. Babbush, DDS, MScD, is one of the leading dental implant surgeons in the world and a highly regarded educator, speaker, and author.
    • Expert contributors from all over the world describe the latest advances in implantology and represent the forefront of research.

    Table of Contents

    1. The Future Need and Demand for Dental Implants  NEW!

    2. The Business of Implant Dentistry  NEW!

    3. Essential Systems for Team Training in the Dental Implant Practice  NEW!

    4. Dental Risk Management

    5. Master Planning of the Implant Case

    6. Dental Implant Therapy for Medically Compromised Patients  NEW!

    7. Surgical Anatomic Considerations for Dental Implant Reconstruction

    8. Contemporary Radiographic Evaluation of the Implant Candidate  NEW!

    9. Bone: Present and Future

    10. The Use of CT/CBCT and Interactive Virtual Treatment Planning and the Triangle of Bone®: Defining New Paradigms for Assessment of Implant Receptor Sites  NEW!

    11. Peri-implant Soft Tissues  NEW!

    12. Membrane Barriers for Guided Tissue Regeneration

    13. Contemporary Sinus-Lift Subantral Surgery and Grafting Procedures  NEW!

    14. Nerve Transposition: Inferior Alveolar and Mental

    15. Graftless Solutions for Atrophic Maxilla  NEW!

    16. Complex Implant Restorative Therapy  NEW!

    17. Intraoral Bone Grafts for Dental Implants  NEW!

    18. The Use of Computerized Treatment Planning and a Customized Surgical Template to Achieve Optimal Implant Placement: An Introduction To Guided Implant Surgery  NEW!

    19. Teeth In A Day® and Teeth In An Hour™: Implant Protocols for Immediate Function and Esthetics  NEW!

    20. Extraction Immediate Implant Reconstruction. Single Tooth to Full Mouth

    21. Immediate Loading of Dental Implants  NEW!

    22. Management of Patients with Facial Disfigurement  NEW!

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    About the authors

    Charles Babbush

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, ClearChoice Dental Implant Center; Clinical Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Director, Dental Implant Research, Case Western Reserve University; School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

    Jack Hahn

    Affiliations and Expertise

    The Cosmetic and Implant Dental Center of Cincinnati, Cinncinnati, Ohio

    Jack Krauser

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Private Practice in Periodontics; Boca Raton, Florida, and North Palm Beach, Florida Faculty, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami Florida

    Joel Rosenlicht

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Private Practice, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Manchester, Connecticut; Assistant Clinical Professor; Department of Implant Dentistry; College of Dentistry, New York University, New York, New York