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Tighten implant screws

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Should you go back and re tighten implant screws? Farina 2012 from JOMI recommends re-tightening screws at 6 month post insertion.  With my protocol found here I am comfortable with just replacing them at 1 year.   Update on that.  Don’t mess with them unless a problem.  When delivering it is a good idea to […]

Dental Implant Torque Guide

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Dental Implant Torque Guide Dental implant torque guide is a quick cheat sheet that provides most of the popular denatl implant system torque recommendations. Torque guides are great but how accurate is your dental torque wrench? Basically they are almost all wrong most of the time. Albayrak JPD 2017 Styles of dental torque wrenches There […]