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Plastic Esthetic Periodontal And Implant Surgery Otto Zuhr Marc Hurzeler Pdf

Plastic Esthetic Periodontal And Implant Surgery Otto Zuhr Marc Hurzeler Pdf

Plastic esthetic periodontal and implant surgery is a branch of dentistry that focuses on the reconstruction and enhancement of the soft tissues around natural teeth and dental implants. It aims to achieve optimal functional and esthetic outcomes for patients with periodontal defects, gingival recession, implant exposure, or other soft tissue problems. Plastic esthetic periodontal and implant surgery requires a high level of skill, precision, and artistry from the clinician, as well as a thorough understanding of the biological principles and wound healing processes involved.


One of the most comprehensive and authoritative books on this topic is Plastic-Esthetic Periodontal and Implant Surgery: A Microsurgical Approach by Otto Zuhr and Marc Hurzeler. This book, published by Quintessence in 2012, provides a detailed overview of the principles, indications, and clinical techniques of plastic-esthetic periodontal and implant microsurgery, with a special emphasis on minimal soft tissue trauma and maximally perfect wound closure. The book covers a wide range of procedures, such as autograft harvesting, gingival augmentation, treatment of gingival recession, esthetic crown lengthening, papilla reconstruction, management of extraction sockets, and replacement of missing teeth. The book also includes instructions on how to manage all major complications for each procedure.

The book is divided into three sections: principles, procedures, and complications. The first section covers the basic principles of periodontal anatomy and structural biology, microsurgery, primary healing, incisions, flap designs, suturing techniques, gingival esthetics, and patient management. The second section presents the step-by-step protocols for each microsurgical procedure, illustrated by meticulously drawn case examples with large, exquisite images. Each case example also includes an illustrated armamentarium of the materials and instruments necessary for the practical implementation of the microsurgical procedure. The third section discusses how to handle the most common intraoperative and postoperative complications, such as bleeding, flap perforation, infection, necrosis, implant loss, scars, tattoos, and excess soft tissue.

The book is written in a clear and concise language, with a logical and consistent structure. The authors are renowned experts in the field of plastic-esthetic periodontal and implant surgery, with extensive scientific and clinical experience. They share their knowledge and insights with the readers in a generous and humble manner. The book is not only a valuable reference for periodontists and implantologists, but also a source of inspiration and motivation for anyone who wants to improve their skills and outcomes in this challenging and rewarding discipline.

If you are interested in learning more about plastic-esthetic periodontal and implant surgery from Otto Zuhr and Marc Hurzeler, you can download the PDF version of their book from [here]. You can also find more information about their book on [Google Books] or [Amazon].


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