Tilted implants to support a maxillary removable dental prosthesis: a case report.

@article{Bateli2012TiltedIT,
  title={Tilted implants to support a maxillary removable dental prosthesis: a case report.},
  author={Maria Bateli and Wolf Woerner and Wael Att},
  journal={Quintessence international},
  year={2012},
  volume={43 3},
  pages={191-5}
}
The placement of implants in a tilted position may provide a viable treatment modality, especially for patients with atrophic maxillae. The treatment steps and procedures for a maxillary implant-supported removable dental prosthesis, as well as a mandibular telescopic crown-retained removable dental prosthesis, are described. The concept of tilted implants via 3D planning and flapless surgery is presented. The final outcome facilitated improvement in the patient's satisfaction and comfort, as… CONTINUE READING