Maxillary Sinus Floor Elevation Following Simultaneous Implant Installation Without Graft Material
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The present study describes and evaluates the surgical protocol for sinus mucosal lining elevation of the maxillary sinus for Dental Implant Insertion without Bone grafting Underneath the Sinus Membrane.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients (women, men) with a range of a age 18-65 years will be consecutively included. The patients will be referred to the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, for dental implant treatment in the posterior maxilla from every Dental Clinic in Israel
Patients that have a rehabilitation dentist.
Healthy conditions of Maxillary Sinuses and Oral Mucosa.
Healthy bone determined by Panoramic X-ray.
Sub-antral bone at least 4 mm as measured on CT.
Have a good oral hygiene condition.
Patient that does not participate in other clinical study.
Patient able to read and understand and sign the informed consent.
Unhealthy patients, with recorded medical history diseases as: diabetes, mellitus, heart diseases, renal failure, osteoporosis.
Patients treated with anticoagulation medication (Coumadin, Plavix).
Patients treated with Oral Bisphosphonate drugs (as Fosalan).
Patient with a history of Chemotherapy or Radiotherapy treatment.
Unhealthy conditions of Maxillary Sinuses.
Patient without prosthetic rehabilitation treatment plan ) approved by the referred dentist.