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When Is a Sinus Lift Necessary for Dental Implant Treatment?

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Posted on February, 15 2023 by Gerald M. Marlin, DMD, MSD

Some patients may need a sinus lift to qualify for dental implant treatment. A sinus lift, also called sinus augmentation, is a procedure in which the sinus floor is repositioned, and bone is added to the upper rear portion of the jaw, which facilitates the growth of healthy bone for dental implant placement. If you… READ MORE

What is a Sinus Lift Procedure, and How is it used with Dental Implants?

Posted in Dental Implants, Sinus Lift

Posted on August, 9 2021 by G Marlin

Deciding to have dental implants inserted by a highly trained and well-known prosthodontist is one of the most dependable ways to restore a beautiful smile permanently. However, in some cases, simply placing dental implants may not be feasible due to the deterioration of the bone at the prospective implant sites in the jaw after losing teeth. In these instances,… READ MORE