TITLE

DENTOALVEOLAR SURGERY: Soft Tissue Management in Implant Therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Sclar, Anthony G.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Peterson's Principles of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery;2004, Vol. 1, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 11 of the book "Peterson's Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" is presented. It focuses on basic principles and surgical techniques to manage and, when indicated, reconstruct periimplant soft tissues to improve the long-term predictability and esthetic results achieved in implant therapy. It says that implant soft tissue management aims to establish a healthy periimplant soft tissue environment. It discusses principles of oral soft tissue grafting and surgical details of the most frequently used oral soft tissue grafting techniques.
ACCESSION #
28571311

 

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