Planning is certainly a key component of any successful treatment protocol. In this video, you’ll get a glimpse into Dr. Simon’s planning process, as he and Dr. Rosenberg, plans an implant in an upper molar position. In this particular case, there is obvious sinus proximity and the ridge is very resorbed. Can the case be done? Is it too much of a compromise without additional grafting? What are the limitations of treatment? Watch below and add your comments.
About Ziv Simon, DMD, MSc
Dr. 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.