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Computer-Guided Restorative and Surgical Aspects of Reconstructive Dentistry

Description:
Dental implant reconstruction has been forever changed through the evolution of CBCT, three dimensional imaging technologies, interactive treatment planning, guided surgery, and CAD-CAM applications. The world of digital dentistry now provides clinicians with new paradigms such as the "Triangle of Bone" as a decision tree for assessment of the surgical and restorative needs of our patients with missing teeth. Combining optical scanning, intra-oral digital impressions, with CBCT paves a new frontier for clinicians and lab techs to provide even more accurate and consistent "restoratively driven" results. This presentation illustrated the historical development of these technologies, surgical and restorative treatment modalities, and visions for the future.

Date Added:
2/13/2012

Author(s):

Scott D. Ganz, DMD Scott D. Ganz, DMD
Dr. Scott D. Ganz graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry – New Jersey Dental School. He completed a three-year specialty program in Maxillofacial P...
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Questions & Comments
Mark Neale - (3/5/2012 11:01 PM)

Thanks Scott, informative and impressive as usual. Mark

Sam Busich - (2/11/2012 4:41 PM)

Dr. Ganz, nice job. What are your thoughts today regarding optical scanning and immediate final restorations? Is this possible right now or is still risk of distortion and lack of precision fit. Also, I am thinking about CBCT, which one is best? And optical scanner?? thanks Sam

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