Part 2- Sinus Perforations Following Placement of Dental Implants

Sinus perforations can be a potential complication when placing dental implants in the back area of the upper jaw bone. In our last ‘Hints & Tips in Dentistry’ episode, I discusses how to accurately assess the site of planned dental implants and prevent sinus perforations during implant placement. I share how to manage sinus perforations either noted at the time of implant placement or later after the implant has healed.