Vertical Augmentation of the Alveolar Ridge in Implant Dentistry: A Surgical Manual presents the main methods of vertical ridge augmentation in a clinically focused surgical manual. After an introductory section to the alveolar ridge and requirements for dental implants, sections are devoted to each procedure: guided bone regeneration, sinus lift, distraction osteogenesis, block grafting, and free bone flaps.
- Chapters written by international experts in each augmentation procedure
- Step-by-step instruction for each technique
- More than 1,100 clinical photographs and illustrations
Keywords: Jaw surgical anatomy; jaw bone development; dental implant site development; bone grafting in implant dentistry; implant dentistry; alveolar ridge; bone regeneration; ridge augmentation, Periodontology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Periodontology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery