alveolar ridge augmentation

Summary

Summary: Preprosthetic surgery involving rib, cartilage, or iliac crest bone grafts, usually autologous, or synthetic implants for rebuilding the alveolar ridge.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Maxillary sinus floor augmentation using bioactive glass granules and autogenous bone with simultaneous implant placement. Clinical and histological findings
    G Cordioli
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Clinical Dentistry, University of Padova, Padova; Private Practice, Padova, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 12:270-8. 2001
  2. ncbi Maxillary sinus augmentation with a porous synthetic hydroxyapatite and bovine-derived hydroxyapatite: a comparative clinical and histologic study
    Carlo Mangano
    University of Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:980-6. 2007
  3. ncbi [Borderline cases in implantology. Extensive bone augmentation and implants in extremely atrophied upper jaw: two case reports]
    Theodor Waldhorn
    Praxis Dr Waldhorn, Flüelen, UR, Schweiz
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 118:301-14. 2008
  4. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation with Bio-Oss: a histologic study in humans
    N U Zitzmann
    Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and TMJ Disorders, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:288-95. 2001
  5. ncbi Use of titanium mesh for staged localized alveolar ridge augmentation: clinical and histologic-histomorphometric evaluation
    Periklis Proussaefs
    J Oral Implantol 32:237-47. 2006
  6. ncbi Vertical alveolar ridge augmentation with beta-tricalcium phosphate and autologous osteoblasts in canine mandible
    Shaoyi Wang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ninth People s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Stomatology, Shanghai 200011, China
    Biomaterials 30:2489-98. 2009
  7. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation: a comparative longitudinal study between calvaria and iliac crest bone grafrs
    Francesco Carinci
    University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Oral Implantol 31:39-45. 2005
  8. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using anodized implants coated with Escherichia coli-derived recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein 2
    Jung Bo Huh
    Postgraduate school of Clinical Dentistry, Institute for Clinical Dental Research, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:42-9. 2011
  9. ncbi The case for bone graft reconstruction including sinus grafting and distraction osteogenesis for the atrophic edentulous maxilla
    Ole T Jensen
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:1423-8. 2004
  10. ncbi Rehabilitation of the severely atrophied maxilla by horseshoe Le Fort I osteotomy (HLFO)
    Kaan C Yerit
    University Hospital of Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:683-92. 2004

Research Grants

  1. BMP SIGNALING DURING HUMAN BONE REPAIR
    PHOEBE LEBOY; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Prospective evaluation of immediate temporized implants
    Michael Block; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications211 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Maxillary sinus floor augmentation using bioactive glass granules and autogenous bone with simultaneous implant placement. Clinical and histological findings
    G Cordioli
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Clinical Dentistry, University of Padova, Padova; Private Practice, Padova, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 12:270-8. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Maxillary sinus augmentation with a porous synthetic hydroxyapatite and bovine-derived hydroxyapatite: a comparative clinical and histologic study
    Carlo Mangano
    University of Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:980-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the clinical and histologic results of a porous synthetic hydroxyapatite (HA) compared with bovine-derived HA used in maxillary sinus augmentation...
  3. ncbi [Borderline cases in implantology. Extensive bone augmentation and implants in extremely atrophied upper jaw: two case reports]
    Theodor Waldhorn
    Praxis Dr Waldhorn, Flüelen, UR, Schweiz
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 118:301-14. 2008
    ..In both patients, the osseous reconstruction of the residual ridge allowed the placement of implants for a fixed bridge reconstruction...
  4. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation with Bio-Oss: a histologic study in humans
    N U Zitzmann
    Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and TMJ Disorders, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:288-95. 2001
    ..It is suggested that Bio-Oss may be a very suitable material for staged localized ridge augmentation in humans...
  5. ncbi Use of titanium mesh for staged localized alveolar ridge augmentation: clinical and histologic-histomorphometric evaluation
    Periklis Proussaefs
    J Oral Implantol 32:237-47. 2006
    The use of titanium mesh for localized alveolar ridge augmentation was evaluated by clinical, radiographic, laboratory, and histologic-histomorphometric evaluation. Seventeen patients participated in this study...
  6. ncbi Vertical alveolar ridge augmentation with beta-tricalcium phosphate and autologous osteoblasts in canine mandible
    Shaoyi Wang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ninth People s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Stomatology, Shanghai 200011, China
    Biomaterials 30:2489-98. 2009
    ..12 bilateral alveolar ridge augmentation surgeries were carried out in 6 beagle dogs with the following 3 groups: beta-TCP/osteoblasts, beta-TCP ..
  7. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation: a comparative longitudinal study between calvaria and iliac crest bone grafrs
    Francesco Carinci
    University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Oral Implantol 31:39-45. 2005
    ..The type of bone graft is the strongest predictor of ABHG, and calvaria bone graft had a higher stability than did iliac bone graft. However, the gap in ABHG between the 2 grafts tended to decrease over time...
  8. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using anodized implants coated with Escherichia coli-derived recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein 2
    Jung Bo Huh
    Postgraduate school of Clinical Dentistry, Institute for Clinical Dental Research, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:42-9. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi The case for bone graft reconstruction including sinus grafting and distraction osteogenesis for the atrophic edentulous maxilla
    Ole T Jensen
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:1423-8. 2004
  10. ncbi Rehabilitation of the severely atrophied maxilla by horseshoe Le Fort I osteotomy (HLFO)
    Kaan C Yerit
    University Hospital of Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:683-92. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the long-term outcome of the horseshoe Le Fort I osteotomy (HLFO) as a preprosthetic operation technique for implant insertion in the extremely atrophied maxilla...
  11. ncbi Clinical evaluation of freeze-dried block allografts for alveolar ridge augmentation: a case series
    Robert H Lyford
    Department of Periodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 23:417-25. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi Platelet-rich plasma may prevent titanium-mesh exposure in alveolar ridge augmentation with anorganic bovine bone
    Jesus Torres
    Ciencias de la Salud III, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Spain
    J Clin Periodontol 37:943-51. 2010
    ..In addition, we investigated the effect of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in preventing mesh exposure by using it to cover the Ti-mesh...
  13. ncbi Changes in the volume and density of calvarial split bone grafts after alveolar ridge augmentation
    Wenko Smolka
    Department of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:149-55. 2006
    ..This paper is the first clinical study evaluating bone volume and density changes of calvarial split bone grafts after alveolar ridge reconstruction...
  14. ncbi Autogenous bone graft alone or associated with titanium mesh for vertical alveolar ridge augmentation: a controlled clinical trial
    Mario Roccuzzo
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:286-94. 2007
    The aim of this controlled clinical trial is to evaluate alveolar ridge augmentation using an autogenous onlay bone graft alone or associated with a titanium mesh (Ti-Mesh).
  15. ncbi Horizontal alveolar ridge augmentation: the importance of space maintenance
    Barry P Levin
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 32:12-6, 18-21; quiz 22, 34. 2011
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  16. ncbi Allogeneic bone onlay grafts for alveolar ridge augmentation: a systematic review
    Jonathan Waasdorp
    Department of Periodontics, University of Maryland, Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 25:525-31. 2010
    ..This systematic review examines the published findings on the clinical effectiveness and predictability of allogeneic bone blocks for the correction of alveolar ridge deformities to support dental implant placement in humans...
  17. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation with titanium mesh and a combination of autogenous bone and anorganic bovine bone: a 2-year prospective study
    Francesco Pieri
    Department of Odontostomatological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Periodontol 79:2093-103. 2008
    Recently, the use of bovine bone mineral (BBM) in combination with autogenous bone for alveolar ridge augmentation before implant placement has increased in favor because of concerns over morbidity associated with extraoral donor sites...
  18. ncbi Evaluation of survival and success rates of dental implants placed at the time of or after alveolar ridge augmentation with an autogenous mandibular bone graft and titanium mesh: a 3- to 8-year retrospective study
    Giuseppe Corinaldesi
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Department of Odontostomatological Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24:1119-28. 2009
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  19. ncbi The use of intraorally harvested autogenous block grafts for vertical alveolar ridge augmentation: a human study
    Periklis Proussaefs
    Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry, Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 25:351-63. 2005
    ..and histologic/histomorphometric analysis of the use of mandibular block autografts for vertical alveolar ridge augmentation. Twelve patients were included in the study...
  20. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using a resorbable copolymer membrane and autogenous bone grafts. An experimental study in the rat
    Nikolaos Donos
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Gerontology, Royal Dental College, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:203-13. 2002
    The aim of the present study was to compare the result of maxillary alveolar ridge augmentation by the combined use of mandibular bone grafts and resorbable membranes (Resolut), with that achieved by the use of the same type of bone ..
  21. ncbi Hydrodynamic ultrasonic sinus floor elevation--an experimental study in sheep
    Angelo C Troedhan
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery Oral Surgery, Center for Facial Esthetics, Vienna, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:1125-30. 2010
    ..Also, the relation between the time and volume of the applied liquid and the achieved lift-volume were determined...
  22. ncbi Management of the posterior maxilla with sinus lift: review of techniques
    Sunitha V Raja
    Department of Periodontics, Meenakshiammal Dental College, Chennai, India
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:1730-4. 2009
    ..The pneumatization of the maxillary sinus is one such problem. The management of this problem in the most atraumatic way is important for long-term success of implants placed in this region...
  23. ncbi Mandibular block autografts for alveolar ridge augmentation
    Michael A Pikos
    Coastal Jaw Surgery, 2711 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34684, USA
    Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 13:91-107. 2005
  24. ncbi Minimally invasive antral membrane balloon elevation followed by maxillary bone augmentation and implant fixation
    Efraim Kfir
    Dental Clinic, Hanesihim Street 40, Petah Tikvah, Israel
    J Oral Implantol 32:26-33. 2006
    ..Because it requires only basic equipment and a short learning curve, this clinical approach should be widely employed...
  25. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using implants coated with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2: histologic observations
    Ulf M E Wikesjö
    Laboratory for Applied Periodontal and Craniofacial Regeneration, Medical College of Georgia, School of Dentistry, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 35:1001-10. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi Optimizing esthetics for implant restorations in the anterior maxilla: anatomic and surgical considerations
    Daniel Buser
    Department of Oral Surgery and Stomatology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:43-61. 2004
    ..Following a healing period of between 6 and 12 weeks, a reopening procedure is recommended with a punch technique to initiate the restorative phase of therapy...
  27. ncbi Clinical results of alveolar ridge augmentation with mandibular block bone grafts in partially edentulous patients prior to implant placement
    Luca Cordaro
    I Department of Stomatology, G Eastman Dental Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:103-11. 2002
    A group of 15 partially edentulous patients who needed alveolar ridge augmentation for implant placement, were consecutively treated using a two-stage technique in an outpatient environment. A total of 18 alveolar segments were grafted...
  28. ncbi Cranial bone grafting and simultaneous implants: a submental technique to reconstruct the atrophic mandible
    Rajesh Gutta
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 46:477-9. 2008
    ..This is the first report of its kind describing an extraoral approach for cranial bone grafting with simultaneous implant placement to the atrophic mandible...
  29. ncbi GBR and autogenous cortical bone particulate by bone scraper for alveolar ridge augmentation: a 2-case report
    Leonardo Trombelli
    Research Center for the Study of Periodontal Diseases, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 23:111-6. 2008
    ..b>Alveolar ridge augmentation has been clinically achieved with different forms of autogenous bone, including autogenous cortical ..
  30. ncbi Vertical distraction of the severely resorbed mandible. The Groningen distraction device
    G M Raghoebar
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 29:416-20. 2000
    ....
  31. ncbi The extremely resorbed mandible: a comparative prospective study of 2-year results with 3 treatment strategies
    Kees Stellingsma
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:563-77. 2004
    ..The 3 treatment strategies used were a transmandibular implant, augmentation of the mandible with an autologous bone graft followed by placement of 4 endosseous implants, and the placement of 4 endosseous implants only...
  32. ncbi [Alveolar ridge augmentation with hip corticocancellous allogenic block graft prior to implant placement]
    S Dori
    Implantology and Research Clinic, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dept, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, USA
    Refuat Hapeh Vehashinayim 25:28-38, 54. 2008
    The use of autogenous block bone grafts in bone regeneration procedures for alveolar ridge augmentation can be limited by donor-site morbidity and complications...
  33. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation with rhBMP-2 and bone-to-implant contact in induced bone
    T J Sigurdsson
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Akureyri, Iceland
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:461-73. 2001
    The objective of this study was to examine alveolar ridge augmentation following implantation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein (rhBMP-2) with an allogeneic freeze-dried demineralized bone matrix (DBM) mixed with autologous ..
  34. ncbi A customized distraction device for alveolar ridge augmentation and alignment of ankylosed teeth
    Pier Francesco Nocini
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:133-44. 2004
    ..All cases were clinically uneventful. This mini-device for osteogenic distraction of small atrophic ridge segments can provide for accurate and precise ridge augmentation, as is required for ideal prosthetic rehabilitation...
  35. ncbi Lateral alveolar ridge augmentation using a synthetic nano-crystalline hydroxyapatite bone substitution material (Ostim): preliminary clinical and histological results
    Frank Peter Strietzel
    Department for Oral Surgery and Dental Radiology, Campus Virchow Clinic Charité Centre 3 for Dental Medicine, Charité Medical University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:743-51. 2007
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  36. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation with a prototype trilayer membrane and various bone grafts: a histomorphometric study in baboons
    Dieter Busenlechner
    Department of Oral Surgery, Vienna Medical University School of Dentistry, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Oral Implantology, Waehringerstrasse 25a, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:220-7. 2005
    Barrier membranes have become a standard treatment option in alveolar ridge augmentation prior to implant placement...
  37. ncbi Tissue-engineered bone for lateral alveolar ridge augmentation: a case report
    Frank P Strietzel
    Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Center for Dental Medicine, Department of Oral Surgery and Dental Radiology, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 21:131-5. 2006
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  38. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using titanium micromesh: an experimental study in dogs
    Sidney B Eisig
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery and Dental Service, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:347-53. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi Histologic and histomorphometric evaluation of alveolar ridge augmentation using bone grafts and titanium micromesh in humans
    Giuseppe Corinaldesi
    Department of Odontostomatological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Periodontol 78:1477-84. 2007
    ..the use of 100% intraoral autogenous bone to a combination of intraoral autogenous bone (70%) and bovine porous bone mineral (BPBM) (30%) for alveolar ridge augmentation with titanium micromesh histologically and histomorphometrically.
  40. ncbi A review of the association between osteoporosis and alveolar ridge augmentation
    Ozgur Erdogan
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 104:738.e1-13. 2007
    ..Relationship between low bone density/osteoporosis and bone graft success is still not clear. The purpose of this article is to review and summarize the literature regarding the success of alveolar bone augmentation in osteoporosis...
  41. ncbi The use of titanium mesh in conjunction with autogenous bone graft and inorganic bovine bone mineral (bio-oss) for localized alveolar ridge augmentation: a human study
    Periklis Proussaefs
    Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Loma Linda University, California 92350, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 23:185-95. 2003
    This study evaluated the effects of using a titanium mesh for localized alveolar ridge augmentation. Seven consecutively treated human subjects participated in the study...
  42. ncbi Implantology and the severely resorbed edentulous mandible
    C Stellingsma
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 15:240-8. 2004
    ..Future research has to be focused on long-term, detailed follow-up clinical trials before scientifically based decisions in treating these patients can be made. This will contribute to a higher level of care in this field...
  43. ncbi Clinical and histologic assessment of lateral alveolar ridge augmentation using a synthetic long-term bioabsorbable membrane and an allograft
    Nicolaas C Geurs
    Department of Periodontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, Birmingham, AL 35294 0007, USA
    J Periodontol 79:1133-40. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi Vertical alveolar ridge augmentation by means of a titanium mesh and autogenous bone grafts
    Mario Roccuzzo
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery Department of Radiology, University of Torino, Corso Dogliotti, 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:73-81. 2004
    ..The preliminary results suggest that, by using the presented technique, patients can be successfully rehabilitated by means of implant-supported prosthesis 6-7 months after the first surgery, even in case of severely atrophied maxilla...
  45. ncbi The use of ramus autogenous block grafts for vertical alveolar ridge augmentation and implant placement: a pilot study
    Periklis Proussaefs
    School of Dentistry, Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry, Loma Linda University, California 92350, USA
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 17:238-48. 2002
    This study presents a clinical, radiographic, laboratory, and histologic/histomorphometric analysis of the use of mandibular ramus block autografts for vertical alveolar ridge augmentation and implant placement.
  46. ncbi Gradual and safe technique for sinus floor elevation using trephines and osteotomes with stops: a cadaveric anatomic study
    Françoise Tilotta
    Institut d Anatomie, Centre Universitaire des Saints Peres, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:210-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a new technique for maxillary sinus floor elevation through the crestal approach, using trephines and osteotomes with stops, and to assess the risk of sinus membrane lesion...
  47. ncbi Alveolar ridge augmentation using implants coated with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-7 (rhBMP-7/rhOP-1): histological observations
    Cristiano Susin
    Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 37:574-81. 2010
    ..was to examine the potential of rhBMP-7, also known as recombinant human osteogenic protein-1 (rhOP-1), coated onto titanium porous-oxide surface implants to support vertical alveolar ridge augmentation and implant osseointegration.
  48. ncbi Effect of rhBMP-2 with PLGA/gelatin sponge type (PGS) carrier on alveolar ridge augmentation in dogs
    N Kawakatsu
    Section of Periodontology, Department of Hard Tissue Engineering, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Oral Rehabil 35:647-55. 2008
    ..rhBMP-2 delivered on a poly (D, L-lactic-co-glycolic acid) copolymer/gelatin sponge (PGS) in vertical alveolar ridge augmentation on height-reduced edentulous mandible to verify the retention of rhBMP-2 withstanding the pressure of ..
  49. ncbi A 5-year follow-up study on one-stage implants inserted concomitantly with localized alveolar ridge augmentation
    G Juodzbalys
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    J Oral Rehabil 34:781-9. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi Orthognathic surgery and implants
    Robert H B Jones
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, University of Adelaide and Royal Adelaide Hospital
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 16:105-8. 2002
    ..Bone grafting procedures are often required for these procedures so that the alveolus can be augmented at the same time and allow for dental implants to be placed at a later date...
  51. ncbi Vertical ridge augmentation: surgical protocol and retrospective evaluation of 48 consecutively inserted implants
    C Tinti
    Department of Periodontology, University of Ferrara Dental School, Italy
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 18:434-43. 1998
    ..This retrospective analysis showed that when the clinical protocol was accurately followed, the possibility of clinical complication was reduced and the results for achieving vertical ridge augmentation around implants were predictable...
  52. ncbi RhBMP-2/alphaBSM induces significant vertical alveolar ridge augmentation and dental implant osseointegration
    Ulf M E Wikesjö
    Laboratory for Applied Periodontal and Craniofacial Regeneration, Department of Periodontology, Temple University School of Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 4:174-82. 2002
    ..Several candidate carriers, however, lack structural integrity to offset compressive forces that may compromise rhBMP-2 bone induction, in particular, for challenging onlay indications such as alveolar ridge augmentation.
  53. ncbi Augmentation procedures for the rehabilitation of deficient edentulous ridges with oral implants
    Matteo Chiapasco
    Unit of Oral Surgery, Department of Medicine, Surgery, and Dentistry, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:136-59. 2006
    ..To analyze publications related to augmentation procedures and to evaluate the success of different surgical techniques for ridge reconstruction and the survival/success rates of implants placed in the augmented areas...
  54. ncbi Subnasal elevation and bone augmentation in dental implantology
    Arun K Garg
    Dent Implantol Update 19:17-21. 2008
  55. ncbi Long-term evaluation of implant survival in augmented sinuses: a case series
    Nobuyuki Yamamichi
    Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1078, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 28:163-9. 2008
    ..Rough surfaces and delayed implant placement seem to increase implant success in these areas...
  56. doi Strategies in reconstruction of the atrophic maxilla with autogenous bone grafts and endosseous implants
    Stefan Lundgren
    Periodontol 2000 47:143-61. 2008
  57. ncbi Cutting torque measurements in conjunction with implant placement in grafted and nongrafted maxillas as an objective evaluation of bone density: a possible method for identifying early implant failures?
    Bjorn Johansson
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 6:9-15. 2004
    ..The biomechanical properties of bone grafts used in one- or two-stage implant procedures (in comparison with the use of nongrafted bone) are not well known...
  58. ncbi Use of the YSGG laser in dental implant surgery: scientific rationale and case reports
    Edward R Kusek
    University of South Dakota, USA
    Dent Today 25:98, 100, 102-3. 2006
  59. ncbi Maxillary sinus augmentation
    Paul S Tiwana
    Kosair Children s Hospital, 501 South Preston Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 50:409-24, vii. 2006
    ..This article summarizes techniques and technologies related to maxillary sinus augmentation...
  60. ncbi Simultaneous augmentation of hard and soft tissues for implant site preparation using recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor: a human case report
    Mark C Fagan
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 28:37-43. 2008
    ..Histologic analysis revealed bone regeneration. Although this approach needs further investigation, this report emphasizes the potential for the use of rhPDGF for simultaneous soft and hard tissue implant site preparation...
  61. ncbi Maxillary bone grafting for insertion of endosseous implants: results after 12-124 months
    G M Raghoebar
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Clin Oral Implants Res 12:279-86. 2001
    ..We conclude that bone grafting of the floor of the maxillary sinus floor with autogenous bone for the insertion of implants is a reliable treatment modality with good long-term results...
  62. ncbi Implants and sinus-inlay graft in a 1-stage procedure in severely atrophied maxillae: prosthodontic aspects in a 3-year follow-up study
    J I Smedberg
    Public Dental Service, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, St Erik Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 16:668-74. 2001
    ..It can be concluded that the prosthetic outcome was similar in the 2 groups of patients, regardless of whether or not a bone grafting procedure was used...
  63. ncbi Definitive CAD/CAM-guided prosthesis for immediate loading of bone-grafted maxilla: a case report
    Herman K Kupeyan
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 8:161-7. 2006
    ..In recent years, bone graft reconstruction of the maxilla and the mandible has been advocated to reverse the debilitating effects of alveolar ridge resorption...
  64. ncbi A comparative study of bilateral sinus lifts performed with platelet-rich plasma alone versus alloplastic graft material reconstituted with blood
    Marius Steigmann
    Maxillofacial Surgery, Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Implant Dent 14:261-6. 2005
    ..Preliminary results indicate that in cases with a minimum of 7-mm crestal bone, it is possible to use a crestal approach for sinus grafting, with PRP alone and implant placement for bone growth...
  65. ncbi Preprosthetic and implantological surgery in patients with severe maxillary atrophy
    Raúl González-García
    Servicio de Cirugia Oral y Maxilofacial, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Universidad Autonoma, Madrid, Spain
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 10:343-54. 2005
    ..To evaluate the success of the osseointegration of dental implants in patients with severe maxillary atrophy after sinus lift augmentation and onlay graft surgery with autologous bone grafts...
  66. ncbi A prospective multicenter randomized clinical trial of autogenous bone versus beta-tricalcium phosphate graft alone for bilateral sinus elevation: histologic and histomorphometric evaluation
    Gyorgy Szabo
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 20:371-81. 2005
    ..The objective was to determine whether donor site morbidity could be avoided by using pure-phase beta-tricalcium phosphate (Cerasorb)...
  67. ncbi Techniques for immediate loading in extraction and grafted sites
    Arun K Garg
    Dent Implantol Update 16:41-7. 2005
  68. ncbi Case report of multiple implant failure in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis
    D Barker
    Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 16:20-3. 2008
    ..It highlights the relationship between ankylosing spondylitis and osteoporosis although no direct link is made between these conditions and the implant failures in this case...
  69. ncbi Fixed ceramometallic prostheses over anterior and transzygomatic implants by using the sinus slot technique--report of a case
    Miguel Peñarrocha-Diago
    Master of Oral Surgery and Implantology Program, Valencia University Medical and Dental School, Valencia, Spain
    J Oral Implantol 32:38-40. 2006
    ..The advantages of the sinus slot technique over the sinus window technique are discussed...
  70. ncbi An 8-year retrospective study: 1,100 patients receiving 1,557 implants using the minimally invasive hydraulic sinus condensing technique
    Leon Chen
    The Dental Implant Institute of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89146, USA
    J Periodontol 76:482-91. 2005
    ..We present a new internal crestal approach that addresses these issues...
  71. ncbi Implant reconstruction of the bone-grafted maxilla: review of the literature and presentation of 8 cases
    Lewis Clayman
    OMS Service, Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:674-82. 2006
    ..This study prospectively investigates the long-term success of iliac crest bone grafting and the secondary placement of osseointegrated implants in reconstructing maxillae with severely reduced bone mass...
  72. ncbi Implant rehabilitation of the atrophic upper jaw: a review of the literature since 1999
    Marco Sorní
    Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad de Barcelona
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 10:E45-56. 2005
    ..The present study reviews the most important articles on the management of the atrophic upper jaw published in the literature since 1999...
  73. ncbi A new technique for reconstruction of the atrophied narrow alveolar crest in the maxilla using morselized impacted bone allograft and later placement of dental implants
    Per Holmquist
    Clinic for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gavle Hospital, Gavle, Sweden
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 10:86-92. 2008
    ..In cases when the alveolar crest is too narrow to host an implant, lateral augmentation is required. The use of autogenous bone blocks harvested from the iliac crest is often demanded. One disadvantage is the associated patient morbidity...
  74. ncbi Evaluation of the adjunctive benefits of platelet-rich plasma in subantral sinus augmentation
    James D Kassolis
    Department of Periodontics, University of Maryland Dental School, Timonium, MD, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 16:280-7. 2005
    ..Future research is needed to determine the clinical significance and the cost- and risk-benefit considerations of the approach...
  75. ncbi Site development in the posterior maxilla using osteocompression and apical alveolar displacement
    M Toffler
    Department of Periodontology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 22:775-80, 782, 784 passim; quiz 790. 2001
    ..Localized internal sinus elevation may represent a more conservative approach to treat the deficient posterior maxilla, but at present the histologic and clinical comparisons to the traditional lateral sinus elevation are lacking...
  76. ncbi Implant treatment planning and rehabilitation of the anterior maxilla: Part 1
    V John
    Department of Periodontics, Indiana University School of Dentistry, USA
    J Indiana Dent Assoc 80:20-4. 2001
    ..This case illustrates some of the problems that can arise during the course of treatment...
  77. ncbi A combination of three minimally invasive surgical procedures for implant placement in the posterior maxilla with insufficient bone quantity
    Shinya Yura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tonami General Hospital, Tonami, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:e1-5. 2008
    ..These modified procedures can be performed in the office setting under outpatient local anesthesia and may minimize patient discomfort and reduce postoperative complications...
  78. ncbi Immediate implant placement and provisionalization in edentulous, extraction, and sinus grafted sites
    Paul S Petrungaro
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 24:95-100, 103-4, 106 passim; quiz 113. 2003
    ..Also highlighted are guidelines for surgical success, as well as a description of a surgical stent design that communicates requirements for restorative success to the surgeon, while also serving as an esthetic provisional restoration...
  79. ncbi Dental implant treatment with different techniques for sinus floor elevation--a case report
    Hideshi Sekine
    Division of Oral Implant Service, Department of Clinical Oral Health Science, Tokyo Dental College, Tokyo, Japan
    Bull Tokyo Dent Coll 48:87-91. 2007
    ..In postoperative care, it is important to undertake adequate follow-up to ascertain occurrence of bone graft resorption...
  80. ncbi Healing of marginal defects at implants placed in fresh extraction sockets or after 4-6 weeks of healing. A comparative study
    Carlos E Nemcovsky
    Department of Periodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:410-9. 2002
    ..Significant differences were found for mean percentage reduction of the defect height and area only between the two implant subgroups within each group...
  81. ncbi Maxillary alveolar ridge reconstruction with nonvascularized autogenous block bone: clinical results
    Antonio Barone
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, Nanoword Institute, School of Dental Medicine, University of Genova, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:2039-46. 2007
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  82. ncbi Maxillary sinus floor augmention with autogenous bone grafts to enable placement of SLA-surfaced implants: preliminary results after 15-40 months
    Andres Stricker
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:207-12. 2003
    ..The total 2-year implant survival rate was 99.5%. Keeping the short follow-up period in mind, the encouraging results compared with previous studies, further support the findings of a positive influence of rough surfaces in grafted bone...
  83. ncbi Bilateral simultaneous augmentation of the maxillary sinus floor with particulated mandible. Report of a technique and preliminary results
    Luca Cordaro
    Section of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, Eastman Dental Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:201-6. 2003
    ..It is a safe and effective procedure that can be accomplished in an out-patient environment with only minor discomfort for the patient...
  84. ncbi Augmentation of the narrow traumatized anterior alveolar ridge to facilitate dental implant placement
    Kyösti S Oikarinen
    Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Dent Traumatol 19:19-29. 2003
    ..Three examples are illustrated showing onlay grafting, preservation of alveolar width with alloplastic coral material and lateral widening of a narrow maxillary alveolar ridge, using the crestal splitting technique...
  85. ncbi High concentrations of bioactive glass material (BioGran) vs. autogenous bone for sinus floor elevation
    Ette S Tadjoedin
    Department of Oral Cell Biology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:428-36. 2002
    ....
  86. ncbi Subantroscopic laterobasal sinus floor augmentation (SALSA): an up-to-5-year clinical study
    Wilfried Engelke
    Department of Oral Surgery, School of Dentistry, Georg August University Gottingen, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 18:135-43. 2003
    ..The aim of the article was to introduce a new subantroscopic laterobasal sinus augmentation (SALSA) tecnique as a minimally invasive approach to maxillary peri-implant surgery...
  87. ncbi Histologic findings in sinus augmentation with autogenous bone chips versus a bovine bone substitute
    Karl Andreas Schlegel
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery of Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 18:53-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare a bovine bone substitute (Bio-Oss) to autogenous bone with respect to its value as a material for sinus augmentation...
  88. ncbi Management of deficient anterior maxillary alveolus with mandibular parasymphyseal bone graft for implants
    S M Balaji
    Madras Institute of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr M G R Medical University, Madras, India
    Implant Dent 11:363-9. 2002
    ..An improved bone density results along with a shorter healing time as compared with other methods for bone repair. A success rate of 81.2% was obtained after a mean follow-up period of 3 years...
  89. ncbi Clinical radiographic, and histologic evaluation of maxillary bone reconstruction by using a titanium mesh and autogenous iliac graft: a case report
    Jaime Lozada
    Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
    J Oral Implantol 28:9-14. 2002
    The current clinical report describes the use of titanium mesh for maxillary alveolar ridge augmentation. Autogenous bone graft was harvested from the iliac crest and was loaded on a titanium mesh that was left in the patient's maxilla ..
  90. ncbi Vertical ridge augmentation using xenogenic material supported by a configured titanium mesh: clinicohistopathologic and histochemical study
    Zvi Artzi
    Department of Periodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 18:440-6. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the capability of a configured titanium mesh (CTM) to serve as a mechanical and biologic device for restoring a vertically defected/resorbed alveolar ridge...
  91. ncbi The influence of mandibular dentition on implant failures in bone-grafted edentulous maxillae
    Jonas P Becktor
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 17:69-77. 2002
    ..To evaluate the influence of mandibular dentition on the performance of maxillary implants prior to definitive prosthesis attachment in maxillae that have been reconstructed with autogenous bone grafts...
  92. ncbi The management of a severely resorbed edentulous maxilla using a bone graft and a CAD/CAM-guided immediately loaded definitive implant prosthesis: a clinical report
    Ansgar C Cheng
    Mount Elizabeth Hospital, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    J Prosthet Dent 99:85-90. 2008
    ..A prefabricated definitive implant-supported fixed complete denture was connected immediately after implant placement using a CAD/CAM-guided surgical implant placement protocol...
  93. ncbi Effect of autogenous harvest site location on the outcome of ridge augmentation for implant dehiscences
    Alexander A Veis
    Department of Oral Surgery, Implantology and Roentgenology, Dental School, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 24:155-63. 2004
    ..The tuberosity produced the poorest result. Mandibular and ramus autogenous bone grafts represent the best choice in materials for GBR procedures around implants, while tuberosity bone grafts can be used as an alternative...
  94. ncbi Survival of immediately loaded dental implants in deficient alveolar bone sites augmented with beta-tricalcium phosphate
    Zeev Ormianer
    Ramat Gan, Israel
    Implant Dent 15:395-403. 2006
    ..This study assessed the survival of immediately loaded dental implants placed in deficient alveolar bone sites at bone grafting...
  95. ncbi Bone formation after sinus augmentation with engineered bone
    Christoph Zizelmann
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:69-73. 2007
    ..The aim of the following investigation was to quantify the resorption rate of tissue-engineered bone grafts in the maxillary sinus using volume measurements...
  96. ncbi Platelet-rich plasma for bone graft enhancement in sinus floor augmentation with simultaneous implant placement: patient series study
    Ziv Mazor
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Implant Dent 13:65-72. 2004
    ..The use of PRP in augmenting the severely atrophic posterior maxilla has obvious clinical benefits in terms of reducing the healing period of bone maturation, better graft handling, and accelerated soft tissue healing...
  97. ncbi Early loading of endosseous implants in the augmented maxilla: a 1-year prospective study
    Gerry M Raghoebar
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:697-702. 2003
    ..From this preliminary study, it is concluded that in selected cases, early loading of implants may develop into a predictable treatment modality after augmentation of the maxilla...
  98. ncbi Endosseous implants and bone augmentation in the partially dentate maxilla: an analysis of 17 patients with a follow-up of 29 to 101 months
    Jonas P Becktor
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Maxillofacial Unit, Specialisttandvarden, Lanssjukhuset, Halmstad, Sweden
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:603-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the survival rate of endosseous implants placed in the partially dentate maxilla treated with sinus inlay block bone grafts...
  99. ncbi Retrospective radiographic analysis of sinus graft and implant placement procedures from the Academy of Osseointegration Consensus Conference on Sinus Grafts
    N C Geurs
    Department of Periodontics, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, 35294-0007, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:517-23. 2001
    ..05). Autogenous bone generally resulted in a more favorable outcome over a 3-year period. Smoking adversely impacted implant survival in sinus grafts...
  100. ncbi Predictable restoration of the atrophic posterior maxilla
    Paul A Fugazzotto
    J Mass Dent Soc 51:28-35, 53. 2002
  101. ncbi Simultaneous hard and soft tissue augmentation for implants in the esthetic zone: report of 37 consecutive cases
    Mark C Fagan
    Department of Periodontology, University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Periodontol 79:1782-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of this technique in delayed and immediate implant cases in which specific augmentation materials differed...

Research Grants2

  1. BMP SIGNALING DURING HUMAN BONE REPAIR
    PHOEBE LEBOY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract): Regeneration of bone for fracture repair, alveolar ridge augmentation, dental implants and craniofacial surgery relies on the recruitment of osteoblast precursors to the site...
  2. Prospective evaluation of immediate temporized implants
    Michael Block; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Standardized hard and soft tissue data will be collected preextraction as baseline, and then prospectively for at least two years in this trial, to compare and contrast the methods. ..