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By Gregg Helvey, DDS, CDT
Commercial Supporter: Parkell
This article reviews implant-supported restoration techniques. It explains the advantages and disadvantages of screw-retained versus cemented implant-supported restorations and the variations in techniques in the fabrication process. It also describes a technique in restoring the loss of gingival tissue with implant restorations in the anterior region.
About the Author
Gregg Helvey, DDS, CDT
Private Practice, Middleburg, Virginia