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“Adequate” Amount of Graft Boosts Success in Foot/Ankle Fusion

A therapeutic Level II study by DiGiovanni et al.  in the August 3, 2016 edition of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery examined the relationship between successful foot/ankle fusions and the amount of graft material used.  224 more words

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Yesterday I went to see an orthopedic surgeon to discuss the images of my latest MRI and CT scan. My right knee has been hurting ridiculously much lately. 358 more words

Patient-Specific Guides with a Custom Implant: Is This a Practical Solution?

Joseph Zuckerman, MD

Read complete study: A patient Specific guide for Optimizing custom made glenoid implantation in cases of severe glenoid defects.

These authors studied the ability to implant a custom glenoid component in 10 cadaver glenoids with glenoid defects using patient-specific guides and traditional non-guided techniques. 551 more words

Bone Graft Surgery in Dental Tourism

Cosmetic dentistry offers a variety of treatments and procedures for individuals seeking improved dental structure and help. Dental bone implants, dental implants types, and cosmetic dentistry bonding are some of the most popular procedures performed today. 269 more words

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Tooth Ache

Your boasting is not good. Don’t you know that a little yeast leavens the whole batch of dough? (1 Corinthians 5:6 NIV)

It all started in elementary school with the infamous health classes which were intended to teach us good personal hygiene.

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German Arzate DDS - Which patients can have implants and which cannot? (part 2)

This is a continuation of this post.

If many years have gone by and the bone has diminished and you still want to install… 571 more words

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BMP vs Autograft for Instrumented Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion

In diligent efforts to improve osseous bridges when performing spinal fusion surgery, orthopaedists have been using harvested allograft bone for more than a century and bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) for nearly a half century. 200 more words

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