In many cases, bone augmentation is necessary before implants can be inserted. Additionally, soft tissue management can be a decisive factor for implant success. In all cases, the “Gold standard” of using autologous bone is in competition with the use of bone graft material products. In this lecture, Dr. Frank Zastrow gives insights into the concept of biological bone augmentation (BBA), with pure autogenous bone and tissue.
Providing clear guidelines for autogenous bone harvesting and augmentation techniques, in order to achieve predictable results.
Biological bone augmentation - Dr. Frank Zastrow
Aims and objectives:
Introduction of the BBA concept (biological bone augmentation, with pure autogenous bone) and Khoury technique, taking into consideration: