Archive for April, 2016
CERAMIC IMPLANTS….ARE THEY PART OF THE PAST OR ARE THEY THE FUTURE?
I was trained in dental implants in the mid-80s when they first came to the United States. Those were all titanium Branemark implants. Shortly after that, a number of other implants came to market with titanium alloy taking the place of pure titanium. We started using ceramic coated implants in the 1990s for certain applications […]
Innovative Cone Beam Scanner Provides Valuable Service
We have been using the cone beam scanner for a number of years and it has been an unbelievable adjunct in terms of basic diagnosis and aiding in surgery. The ability to virtually perform procedures such as dental implants as well as looking “into” and around structures such as third molar teeth or the jaw […]