Replacing Upper Right Missing Teeth


Missing upper right premolars

Upper right premolars were extracted due to root fracture and infection. During extraction, the sockets were debrided and disinfected and no bone grafting or membrane was required. The molar, also seen on the xray, was replaced with a dental implant 6 years ago and was in good function.



Fixture mounts used to show proper implant postion in occlusion

Implants were placed using a tissue punch technique. This allows for minimal surgical access and reduced post operative pain and risk of infection.


Immediate post operative photo showing healing caps on implants

Final xray shows the two new implants in place along with the molar implant that has been in function for 6 years.



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