Basic Oral Surgery Tools and Extractions

//Basic Oral Surgery Tools and Extractions
Basic Oral Surgery Tools and Extractions 2018-03-09T07:30:19+00:00

Basic Oral Surgery Tools and Extractions

An implantologist must first be familiar with basic, oral surgery and extractions. They must be familiar with the use of the periosteal elevator for flap reflection, elevators and forceps for teeth extractions, and basic bone removal technique.

  • Essential Tools
  • Forceps- uppers / Lowers / Root tips
  • Elevators
  • Straight , angled, root tips
  • Luxators
  • Periotomes
  • Periosteal elevators
  • Surgical mallet
  • Needle holders
  • Scissors
  • Tissue forceps
  • Choice of needle size
  • Hemostatic agent
  • High speed handpiece and surgical carbides
  • Principles of teeth extractions
  • What is easy and how can we predict the difficult ones?
  • Age of patient
  • Shape of root(s)
  • Position of the tooth
  • Radiographic appearance
  • Condition of the tooth.
  • To split or not to split?
  • How to split?
  • Cleaning , disinfecting and neutralizing the infected socket
  • Mechanical
  • Chemical