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 #8 Ridge Augmentation

Dr. Gregory Calloway DDSMentoring 1/11/2019 6:46:00 AM

Goodmorning!I'm presenting a healthy 40 year old caucasian that lost tooth #8 when he was around 10 years old. He’s been wearing the same flipper for over 20 years now and is tired of it. We’ve discussed an implant, but when you look at the scan it looks like the bone height is adequate, but there is a significant defect on the lingual that pretty much runs into the nasopalatine artery and nerve. I would like to make this a possibility for him...

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