Bone grafting

Bone grafting 2017-05-07T00:06:01+03:00

Is the surgical procedure which replaces as much as possible, the loss of bone, following trauma, from gum disease or after toth extraction

Grafts absorbed by the body over time, within 3-6 months

Frequent Dental Questions

Types of bone grafts:

  • Autologous: bone from the patient’s body, usually the iliac crest
  • Allograft: from bone bank
  • Synthetic: from hydroxyapatite or other natural substances

Indications:

  • Implant placement
  • Extensive bone loss
  • Aesthetic reasons

Treatment:

  • Surgery with bone graft

Video process

Procedure: