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Implant Abutment Design and Selection

Description:
In this lecture Dr. Gehrke outlines the impact of abutment design and selection on developing esthetic peri-implant soft tissue outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the rigidity of the connection, subgingival contours, and emergence profile of the healing, temporary and final abutments. Stock precontoured abutments, custom contoured abutments, and cad cam generated contours are all discussed.

Date Added:
10/6/2009

Author(s):
Dr. Peter Gehrke
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Questions & Comments
Maurice Salama - (5/24/2014 8:00 PM)

Great job and explanation on abutments and restorative aspects of Implant Therapy. Well done. Dr. Salama

DR.AYMAN SAKER960 - (1/8/2013 3:10 AM)

Thank you so much ... I just loved your presentation and happy new year :)

gabriel velasquez - (9/17/2011 1:09 PM)

Thanks Mr. Gehrke, nice workout and your spoken word is great (elegant).......

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