Congress Lecture

0.0The average rating is 0 stars out of 5.

Peri-implantitis: Diagnosis and Treatment Modalities

Nikolaos Donos

This presentation begins with a discussion of strategic extraction: whether teeth should be extracted as a first choice or kept as long as they function. An overview of estimated numbers of placed and failed implants internationally is given, and differences between the treatment strategies of prosthodontists, periodontists, general practitioners, and surgeons are presented. The definition, prevalence, and risk factors of peri-implantitis and related problems are emphasized. Assessment and diagnosis of peri-implantitis, the importance of radiographic assessment, and evaluation of progressive bone loss are described. The main part of the presentation concentrates on viable treatment options such as antibacterial therapy and ultrasonic debridement, highlighting that prevention is the best treatment. 

At the end of this Congress Lecture you should be able to…

  • explain the diagnosis of peri-implantitis
  • discuss prevalence and risk factors for peri-implantitis
  • describe the treatment modalities for peri-implantitis  
Duration
50 minutes
Source
ITI Congress Russia 2015
CPD/CME
0.83 hours
Purchase price
25 Academy Coins
Publication date: Sep 28, 2016 Last review date: Sep 22, 2016 Next review date: Sep 22, 2019
  • Assessment & Diagnosis
  • Biological Complications
  • Complications
  • Congress Lecture
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • English
  • Failure
  • Languages
  • Mucositis
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Outcomes
  • Patient Factors & Compliance
  • Peri-Implantitis
  • Radiography
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Treatment Outcomes & Continuing Care

ITI QR code Mvc

Share this page

Download the QR code with a link to this page and use it in your presentations or share it on social media.

Download QR code
QR code