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Extraction and Socket Grafting: Part 3 — Socket Grafting Protocol (1 CE Credit)

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Course Objectives (1 CE Credit)

Randolph R. Resnik, DMD, MDS

This course discusses the surgical techniques for the most common types of extraction sockets, including five-walled, four-walled and three-walled sites, and procedures to maximize the success of the bone regeneration process.

At the conclusion of this lecture, participants will have familiarity with these topics:

  • How to determine the type of bone graft material to use
  • Amount of material required for various extraction sites
  • Grafting protocols for common types of extraction sockets
  • How to avoid socket grafting complications


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  2. Ohta Y. Comparative changes in microvasculature and bone during healing of implant and extraction sites. J Oral Implantol. 1993;19(3):184-98.
  3. Vera C, De Kok IJ, Reinhold D, Limpiphipatanakorn P, Yap AK, Tyndall D, Cooper LF. Evaluation of buccal alveolar bone dimension of maxillary anterior and premolar teeth: a cone beam computed tomography investigation. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2012 Nov-Dec;27(6):1514-9.
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