Ridge-splitting - a practical guide
Where there is inadequate width for implant placement the clinician is faced with the choice of augmentation or grafting prior to implant placement, or ridge-splitting with simultaneous implant placement. Ridge-splitting reduces the number of surgical interventions, but does pose surgical challenges.
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This presentation, illustrated by clinical slides and animations, and reviewing current literature, will be a practical guide to ridge-splitting with simultaneous implant placement. It aims to provide colleagues with a successful protocol for this procedure.
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Qualifications: BDS DipImpDent RCS