Contemporary Clinical Dentistry

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 110--114

Modified ridge splitting and bone expansion osteotomy for placement of dental implant in esthetic zone


Mayur S Khairnar, Darshana Khairnar, Kedar Bakshi 
 Department of Dental Implantology, Private Practice, Precision Dental Clinic and Implant Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Mayur S Khairnar
Precision Dental Clinic and Implant Centre, 13, New Geetanjali CHS Ltd, Near K.T. Vision Multiplex, Anand Nagar, Vasai Road West, Mumbai - 401 202, Maharashtra
India

Ridge splitting with bone expansion is a technique of manipulation of bone to form receptor site for implant without removing any bone from the implant site. Maxillary bone has inherent quality of flexibility which can bemolded to desire location by using series of instrument namely chisels and osteotome. This further improves quality of bone all around implant, at the crest and apex both. This article describes a report of a clinical case with management of bucco-palatal ridge defect with modified ridge splitting and expansion osteotomy technique using chisel and osteotomes in an esthetic zone.


How to cite this article:
Khairnar MS, Khairnar D, Bakshi K. Modified ridge splitting and bone expansion osteotomy for placement of dental implant in esthetic zone.Contemp Clin Dent 2014;5:110-114


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Khairnar MS, Khairnar D, Bakshi K. Modified ridge splitting and bone expansion osteotomy for placement of dental implant in esthetic zone. Contemp Clin Dent [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Feb 17 ];5:110-114
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