SINUS FLOOR ELEVATION IN THE POSTERIOR REGION

(Clinical case by courtesy of Dr. Emanuele Campagna, Switzerland)

PRE-OP

Exposure of the Schneider’schen membrane

Placement of OSSIX® PLUS in the fenestration for additional security

Placement of implants and filling with bone substitute

Filled defect

Repositioning of the bone on the fenestration defect

Placement of OSSIX® PLUS over the fenestration defect

Membrane fixture with periosteal sutures

Closure of the site
X-ray: 10 days post-OP

Eventless healing without any signs of inflammation (4 mts)

Minimal invasive surgery to place gingiva former