ISBN-10:
0470962852
ISBN-13:
9780470962855
Pub. Date:
08/19/2013
Publisher:
Wiley
Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist: Clinical Guide to Maintenance and Disease Complications / Edition 1

Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist: Clinical Guide to Maintenance and Disease Complications / Edition 1

by Susan S. Wingrove
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ISBN-13: 9780470962855
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 08/19/2013
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Susan S. Wingrove, RDH, is an international lecturer, practicing dental hygienist for periodontists and cosmetic dentists, and instrument designer for Paradise Dental Technologies, Inc. She is the designer of Wingrove Titanium Implant Series, ACE probes, and Queen of Hearts instruments. Susan is member of the Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Hygiene Association and International Federation of Dental Hygiene. She is published author for American and International journals on implant therapy, regeneration, and advanced instrumentation

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Table of Contents

Contributor List ix

Acknowledgments xi

Foreword xiii

Robert Schneider, DDS, MS

1 Implants 101: History, Implant Design, Parts, and Pieces 1

2 Patient Selection for Implant Therapy: Oral Systemic Health,Medical History, and Risk Assessment 15

3 What Lies Beneath the Surface? Natural Teeth, Bone, andImplant Placement 29

4 Setting the Stage: Adjunctive Surgical Procedures, RestorativeOptions, and Treatment Planning 51

With contributions by Robert Horowitz, DDS, and RobertSchneider, DDS, MS

5 How to Talk to Patients about Implant Dentistry: Risks,Benefits, and Alternatives 77

6 AIM for Implant Success: Assess, Identify, and Monitor 93

7 Implant Complications: Peri-Implant Disease and Cement ResidueProtocol 107

With contribution by Alfonso Piñeyro, DDS

8 Implant Home Care Is Key! 127

9 Safe, Effective, In-Office Implant Maintenance 145

Appendix: Terminology and Resources 175

Index 181

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