Sinus lift

Sinus lift 2017-05-06T23:28:06+03:00

The sinus lift is a surgical procedure where we raise the membrane and place the bone graft material to increase bone lengthwise so as to allow to place the implant in the maxilla, in the posterior region

Sometimes the sinus lift and implant placement happens simultaneously, other times can be done in two phases when the bone graft has healed

Necessary initial panoramic x-ray and CT maxillary

Frequent Dental Questions

Indications:

Loss of posterior teeth in the upper jaw
Missing posterior teeth congenital
Bone loss in the posterior region, in the upper jaw and the need for implantation

Complications:

  • Inflammation
  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Failure of the bone graft
  • Hematoma
  • Allergic reaction
  • Implant loss

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Procedure: