Friday Mar 2

The Edentulous Posterior Maxilla: Short Implants versus Sinus Graft

  1:15 - 2:45 pm

Moderator: Franck Renouard, DDS

Tara Aghaloo, DDS, MD, PhD
Jamie Lozada, DMD
Homayoun Zadeh, DDS, PhD

Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be able to: 1) identify different methods of assessing implant primary stability; 2) discuss the practical differences between these methods; 3) assess the most appropriate loading protocols based on the assessment of implant primary stability; 4) describe therapeutic options available for treatment of atrophic posterior maxilla; 5) discuss case selection criteria for choosing an appropriate therapeutic option; and 6) implement proper surgical and prosthetic protocol for implementing the selected treatment.