The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Implants (Paperback)

The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Implants By Luigi O. Massa, J. Anthony Von Fraunhofer Cover Image

The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Implants (Paperback)

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This clinically oriented book gives dental practitioners and students a hands-on guide to incorporating dental implants into their practices. Taking a clear and concise approach to the subject, the book offers basic information on all aspects of dental implants. Topics covered encompass the pros and cons of implants, patient factors, clinical considerations to success and failure, and implant restoration. Photographs, radiographs, and illustrations support the text, demonstrating the concepts discussed.

The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Implants starts with a brief history of the subject then examines the clinical and economic considerations for implants. Patient factors, including systemic, oral, and periodontal health, diet, age, gender, and more are discussed. The book also looks at the experience of the clinician, followed by clinical considerations such as case planning, implant design, surgical techniques, antibiotics, and more. The last chapters cover post-surgical follow-up and the many factors that lead to a successful outcome.

  • Discusses all aspects of dental implantology in the practice setting
  • Supports dental practitioners in incorporating dental implants into their practices
  • Considers pros and cons, patient factors, clinical considerations, success and failure, and implant restoration
  • Offers foundational information on dental implants in an easy-to-read format
  • Includes photographs and drawings to depict the concepts discussed

The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Implants is a useful introduction and guide to dental implants for any practitioner interested in incorporating implants into clinical practice.

Luigi O. Massa, DDS, is the owner and practitioner of Premier Dental Centers, Art & Technology Dental Studio in Boerne, Texas, USA. J. Anthony von Fraunhofer, MSc, PhD, FADM, FRSC, is Professor Emeritus at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
Product Details ISBN: 9781119630692
ISBN-10: 111963069X
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: August 3rd, 2021
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: ADA Practical Guide