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Surgical Mini-Lectures and Clinics

Thursday, September 15, 2011
7:00AM - 9:00AM

Location

(C) 201A

M621

Esthetic Zone Reconstruction: Synergy of Hard and Soft Tissue Grafting with Interactive CT

Michael A. Pikos, DDS
Private Practice
Palm Harbor, FL

Synopsis

This clinical presentation will focus on the application of hard and soft tissue grafting in the esthetic zone including state of the art interactive CT for optimal esthetic implant reconstruction. Emphasis will be on indications, graft and harvest site assessment, timing, use of biologic modifiers, and surgical protocol utilizing mandibular block and tibial autografts in conjunction with connective tissue grafts, allografts, and related soft tissue procedures.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the indications, timing, and application of soft tissue grafting with hard tissue grafting in the esthetic zone.
  2. Describe the indications, timing, and application of hard tissue grafting with soft tissue grafting
  3. Describe the indications, timing and application of interactive CT technology with soft tissue and hard tissue grafting in the esthetic zone.

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