Biohorizons. Future of Zero Bone Loss Concepts

Posted on 28 June 2019
Content available to premium subscribers only
70 mins CPD/CE

Aims and Objectives:

  • Understanding implant concepts for zero bone loss and what contributes to this.
  • Understanding implant design and how it can contribute to bone stability – discussion about the smooth collar, implant connection, implant length.
  • Understanding how other factors such as platform switching, polished collar and implant position play a role that can contribute to bone loss.
  • Understanding the role of how soft tissue and vertical thickness contributes to bone loss around implants.
  • An insight into the research that led to understanding the importance of VERTICAL soft tissue for bone level stability.
  • Understanding what factors can lead to bone loss around implants.