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 #19 Legacy 3 Implant (7.0 mmD x 8 mmL)

Joshua Heyrend DMD DDSMentoring Updated: 5/28/2019 10:08:29 AM

#19 Dental Implant: This 41 year old male patient (ASA I) had #19 that was root canal treated and had a fracture in the mesial root that caused the tooth to be non-resorbable. I extracted it about 7 months ago. We planned for a dental implant at the time. It took fighting with the patient's dental insurance 7 months to get an implant approved. I have had the implant ready to place for over 2 months. The patient's insurance FINALLY approved it! I did not place a bone graft at the time, due to...

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