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Is Guided Implant Surgery Necessary?

The terminology is a little tricky when thinking about “guided” surgery. Does it mean the implant is placed by a robotic arm? It might be. Technology like this does exists, but right now I would still consider robotic arms to be in “the development phase” when it comes to placing dental implants. So if it […]

Placing Dental Implants is Easy Until it Isn’t

I read recently an interview with a well known dentist about dental implants. His contention was that the surgical elements are easy compared with the restorative elements. Reading further in the article he admits to offering weekend training courses on how to place dental implants. I agree with this gentleman that placing dental implants is […]