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Treatment Planning 2000: An Esthetically Oriented Revision of the Original Implant Protocol Treatment Planning 2000: An Esthetically Oriented Revision of the Original Implant Protocol

Author(s):

David Garber, DMD;Maurice Salama, DMD;Henry Salama, DMD;Pinhas Adar, MDT, CDT;Te-Fu Li, DMD

Date Added:

1/1/0001


Summary:

The purpose of this article is to outline the blueprint for a comprehensive multidisciplinary treatment philosophy, designed for developing the foundation for optimal esthetics in implant therapy. In addition, the important synergistic relation of the osseous, gingival, and restorative triad in creating the esthetic profile is described. The need to enhance the individual components of this triad is emphasized as the basis for a revised implant protocol actualized for treating the complex partially edentulous patient.

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