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Anatomic Considerations in Dental Implant Surgery

  • Mitra SadrameliEmail author
Chapter

Abstract

Dentate or edentulous sites do not always provide the surgeon with ideal topography and anatomy for dental implant placement. Precise planning and a thorough understanding of the anatomy of the proposed implant site will reduce avoidable and predictable complications. This chapter provides an overview of the anterior maxillofacial anatomy important in anterior implant placement.

Keywords

Anatomy Vital structures Dental implant Implant Implant placement Anterior implant 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.Private PracticeChicagoUSA

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