Category Archives: Implant supported dentures

Treatment planning

external view dental implant

Treatment planning Implant Supported Prosthesis First in series of 17 posts on this topic  –>Second post 4 main options for implant supported prosthesis Fixed ceramometal prosthesis Fixed detachable prosthesis Overdenture prosthesis Fixed removable prosthesis 1. Fixed ceramometal prosthesis=Fixed full arch implant bridges Cemented crowns on transmucosal abutments OR secured with screws directly into multi-unit abutments.  […]

Fiber reinforced substructures

trinia strength

Fiber reinforced substructures for an implant supported framework. Fiber reinforced substructures or frameworks for the implant supported denture are possibly the future. They have so many great advantages and I have gotten into using them on certain cases. <–8th post  9th in series of 17 on this topic  Next post–> Advantages of the fiber reinforced […]

1 week post delivery

all on 4 full arch hybrid

<–10th post  11th in series of 17 on this topic  Next post–> Steps at the 1 week post delivery visit Recheck torque on screws at 15Ncm. PTFE and neosporin with flowable composite or acrylic over openings Check occlusion. Review oral hygiene instructions. Final photos Impression for nightguard over prosthesis. Night guard use will decrease minor […]

Maintenance and Complications – Implant supported prosthesis

before and after dental implant

Maintenance and Complications – Implant supported prosthesis Maintenance and complications of the implant supported prosthesis is something we all must be aware of and paying attention to as the recommendations are likely to continue to evolve with new materials and new research. <–11th post 12th in a series of 17 on topic  Next post–> How […]

Occlusion Implant Dentures

before and after dental implant

Occlusion of implant dentures or full arch bridges Occlusion of implant dentures is fairly straight forward with some variance on what is acceptable but not nearly as dogmatic as dentures and natural teeth. <–12th post  13th in a series of 17 on topic  Next post–> Occlusion of implant dentures depends on what the prosthesis is […]

Conversion or duplication of hybrid

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

<–13th post  14th in series of 17 on topic  Next post–> Steps to use when going from acrylic temp prosthesis to final or when converting from acrylic to zirconia or porcelain Attach lab analogs to multi-unit abutments Pour type IV stone Make notches Putty index over teeth Opposing impression, facebow (optional), bite reg Lab fabricates […]

Fixed full arch implant bridges

implant bridge images

<–14th post  15th in series of 17 on topic  16th post–> Fixed full arch implant bridges Steps (April 12 JPD) Find Esthetic A point Wax up to that Duplicate wax up Make CBCT radiographic template of to check esthetics and then plan surgery Make provisional that possibly could be surgical guide also Make CAD/CAM surgical […]

Immediate placement/load protocol

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

<–15th post  16th in series of 17 on topic  Next post–> Immediate placement  and immediate load protocol for implant supported prosthesis Surgical considerations of immediate placement and immediate load No pathology, no significant grafting Primary stability of implant with insertion torques of 35-45Ncm min. Meta-analysis says 20Ncm Eliminate occlusal overload (interferences) Cross arch stabilization (splinted […]