In this 3 part series, filmed at the inaugural DentinalTubules Congress in 2017, Dr. Arthur Lyford presents an overview of the use of piezo in surgical dental procedures. He provides tips on using piezo for exodontia, ridge splitting and sinus lifting.

Demonstration of the NSK Variosurg on an egg - Dr. Arthur Lyford

Aims and objectives:

For information only. 

In this video Dr. Arthur Lyford uses the piezo to make a lateral window for a sinus procedure, using examples of different tips; demonstrated on an egg.

Demonstration of piezo for ridge splitting, sinus lifting and more - Dr. Arthur Lyford

Aims and objectives:

  • Understand the use of piezo for the ridge split procedure
  • How to place implants in a ridge split site
  • Use of the horizontal mattress suture 

Piezo surgery - from ridge split to sinus and more - Dr. Arthur Lyford

  • Understand how piezo works

  • The applications and benefits of piezo in surgical and implant dentistry
  • Tips on extractions, to reduce trauma to tissues, when using piezo
  • Demonstration of an atraumatic extraction using piezo, followed by placement of an immediate implant
  • Discussion on the ridge split technique and the use of piezo in this technique
  • Understand ridge split vs guided bone regeneration

3 videos
105 mins CPD/CE