Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes, 13 seconds
Author: Dr. Sam Strong
Introduction to Treatment Planning and Prosthetic Procedures for Single Implant Crowns
Why Dr. Sam Strong Is Passionate About This Topic
Overview of the Easy Abutment Technique by Noble Bio Care
Introduction of a Newer Generation Abutment
A Real-Life Case Scenario: Restoring Mandibular Function for a 72-Year-Old Female
The Patient’s Background
The Decision to Proceed with Single Implant Crowns
Benefits of Using the Easy Abutment Technique
The Mirror View: Visualizing the Implants
Treatment Planning Process for Single Implant Crowns
Preliminary Assessment and Diagnostic Tools
Implant Placement and Integration Period
Soft Tissue Management and Impression Taking
Provisionalization and Evaluation
Final Restoration and Maintenance
Advantages and Disadvantages of the Easy Abutment Technique
Comparison with Other Prosthetic Techniques for Single Implant Crowns
Traditional Crown and Bridge Technique
Implant-Supported Fixed Prosthesis
When it comes to treatment planning and prosthetic procedures for single implant crowns, Dr. Sam Strong is an expert in the field. In a recent webcast, he shared his insights and experiences, shedding light on the highly predictable and rewarding nature of this dental procedure.
Dr. Strong chose this topic specifically because he knows how valuable it is, especially for clinicians who are new to the world of dental implants. With the advancements in implant dentistry, the Easy Abutment technique published by Noble Bio Care has become a game-changer in the industry. Dr. Strong also discusses a newer generation abutment that is currently being used with remarkable success.
To illustrate the effectiveness of these techniques, Dr. Strong presents a captivating case of a 72-year-old female patient who is missing several posterior teeth and desires improved mandibular function. Through the use of single implants and the Easy Abutment technique, the patient’s goals are achieved, giving her the enhanced functionality she longed for.
Throughout the treatment planning process, Dr. Strong emphasizes the importance of a thorough preliminary assessment and the utilization of diagnostic tools to ensure accurate implant placement. He also explains the significance of the integration period and the careful management of soft tissues during impression taking.
Provisionalization and evaluation play a crucial role in the success of single implant crown procedures. Dr. Strong walks the audience through these steps, highlighting the necessary considerations and offering his professional insights.
It is important to note that while the Easy Abutment technique may offer numerous advantages, there are some potential disadvantages to keep in mind. Dr. Strong presents a balanced view, discussing both sides of the coin to provide a comprehensive understanding of the procedure.
When comparing the Easy Abutment technique to other prosthetic techniques, such as traditional crown and bridge or implant-supported fixed prosthesis, there are distinct differences. Dr. Strong weighs in on these alternatives, helping clinicians make informed decisions based on their patients’ specific needs.
In conclusion, treatment planning and prosthetic procedures for single implant crowns are evolving rapidly, thanks to groundbreaking techniques like the Easy Abutment. Dr. Sam Strong’s expertise in this area makes him a trusted resource for clinicians seeking knowledge in this ever-advancing field.