Program Track: Interdisciplinary Therapy
Moderator: Joseph E. Gian-Grasso
Speaker: Hessam Nowzari
The orthodontist often requests the exposure of an impacted tooth. A periodontist must be well trained to perform the surgical exposure, essential to completing a successful orthodontic therapy. This presentation will analyze and diagnose impacted teeth. Surgical techniques and timing of treatment for maximum efficiency for different impacted teeth will be described and orthodontic eruption discussed. The presented surgical modalities are aimed at enhancing and harmonizing tissue structures.
- Learn the surgical techniques and healing dynamics following orthodontic eruption.
- Understand complications and the team approach to resolution.
- Utilize the decision-analysis approach.