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Dental Implants Complications

Atraumatic / Non-Flap Removal of Dental Implants Using Explantation in a Patient with Atypical Symptoms / Nickel Allergy

This patient had been experiencing atypical pain in the area of his upper implants for 3 years since their placement. Following extensive medical evaluation he was found positive for Nickel allergy. These implants, although Titanium primarily, were disclosed by the company to have traces of Nickel. Although a clear relationship between the implants and patient's symptoms could not be established, patient decided to proceed with their removal and hope for being symptom free.

Reverse Torque Removal of a Fully-Integrated Dental Implant in a Patient with Atypical Health-Related Problems

In this video, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi presents a patient who was experiencing atypical health related problems after have a dental implant placed. Her symptoms included headaches, skin rashes, joints pain, weakness, and generally not feeling well. Patient also reported sensitivity to many types of metals including Nickel. The dental implant was removed using atraumatic reverse torque technique. After 6 months, patient reported her symptoms largely resolved.

Treatment of a Patient with Full-Mouth Dental Implant Complications

In this video, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi shares a full-mouth dental implant complication case, patient's initial presentation, and how the he was managed in a staged approach. He describes the steps in managing the infection, restoring missing bone and gum tissue, and eventually providing him with a proper fixed implant-supported full arch restoration. Patient also shares his experience.

Non-Invasive Removal of a Dental Implant in the Aesthetic Zone

In this video, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi describes the removal of a dental implant with bone loss and poor position resulting in compromised aesthetics and appearance. He demonstrates how an implant can be removed with no incision or bone removal, even in circumstances where the implant has been in place for years and fully integrated.

Flapless Dental Implant Removal

In this video, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi, oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Bethesda, MD, demonstrates removal of a failed dental implant using a flapless and non-invasive technique.