This article discusses the importance of soft tissue around implants, in terms of overall treatment success, and the management of peri-implantitis using various methods, with emphasis placed on coordinated treatment. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.
Category Periodontics - Red CE
This article presents a case involving a patient with numerous serious oral and systemic health problems. The planning and treatment approach demonstrates that such patients can be successfully treated in the dental setting. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.
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This article presents case reports demonstrating the supraperiosteal envelope autogenous connective tissue free graft for the treatment of gingival recession. In addition, a retrospective data analysis of treated cases using the supraperiosteal envelope technique is presented. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.
Amit Patel, BDS, MSc, presents the basic characteristics of periodontitis, peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis, and discusses diagnostic indicators of peri-implant disease, supportive maintenance of healthy peri-implant tissues, and treatment of peri-implantitis. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit. Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the individual will learn: (1) the etiology, signs, and symptoms of peri-implant diseases; and (2) the requirements for the prevention of peri-implant mucositis, and treatment protocols for peri-implantitis.