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Soft Tissue Considerations for Implant Dentistry


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John Minichetti, DMD, FAAID, DABOI/ID

John Minichetti, DMD, FAAID, DABOI/ID• Honored Fellow and Past President, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
• Diplomate, American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
• Director, AAID Las Vegas MaxiCourse®
• Private practice, Englewood, New Jersey

Today's dental implant patient presents to the office with high esthetic expectations challenging the implant surgeon. This presentation will address how to analyze dental implant soft tissue esthetic risk factors prior to starting a case and utilize surgical and prosthetic guidelines necessary for soft tissue implant esthetics. Following this discussion the clinical should have a better understanding on how to achieve realistic soft tissue results.

Learning Objectives

At completion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

1. Recognize how to evaluate and determine the risk factors for successful soft tissue implant esthetics

2. Learn the surgical guidelines to achieve esthetic implant results

3. Understand how prosthetic guidelines are necessary to achieve good soft tissue implant esthetics

AGD Subject Code 492

Topics: Minichetti, Soft Tissue