Video: How to Plan a Molar Implant

In this series of three videos, Dr. Simon discusses the planning of a planning a lower molar implant using computer guided software. The case involves a missing tooth #19, which was extracted 6 Months ago. The first video addresses the planning of in the healed site, using CT Scan data and optical scan. You’ll see how to trace the nerve and create a virtual wax-up. In the second video, Dr. Simon reviews the simulation of implant placement, and goes over prosthetic considerations, surgical limitations and risks. In the final video, Dr. Simon discusses the final implant and ordering of the guide. Please leave your comments below.

Part I: How to Trace the Nerve & Create Virtual Wax-up

Part II: Simulation of Placement & Prosthetic considerations

Part III: Implant finalized & Ordering Guide

About Ziv Simon, DMD, MSc

zivsimonDr. Simon practice is limited to periodontics and dental implant in Beverly Hills, CA. He obtained his dental degree and Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree from Tel Aviv University, where he held a teaching position in the Department of prosthodontics. He received his periodontal graduate degree from the University of Toronto with a Master of Science degree in Periodontology. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in the specialty of periodontics. Dr. Simon is the president of the Beverly Hills Academy of Dentistry and the founder of the Multidisciplinary Dental Study Group of Beverly Hills. Dr. Simon teaches at the University of Southern California and lectures nationally and internationally on esthetic soft tissue procedures, computer guided implant surgery and tissue reconstruction. Dr. Simon is the creator of SurgicalMaster TM , a surgical training program for dentists.

2 thoughts on “Video: How to Plan a Molar Implant

  1. Laszlo Minye says:

    Dear Dr. Simon,

    Thank you Dr.Simon for your presentations. I never actually saw how one could plan an implant using simulation of virtual treatment plan.

    With Kindest Regards,

    Laszlo Minye, D.D.S.

    • ziv says:

      glad you like it. It’s actually a live session and not actually teaching the step-by-step of the software and I hope it was still educational.
      More to come

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