Combined Soft and Hard Tissue Peri-Implant Plastic Surgery Techniques to Enhance Implant Rehabilitation: A Case Report
Esra Baltacıoğlu 1, Fatih Mehmet Korkmaz 2, Nilsun Bağış 3, Güven Aydın 1, Pınar Yuva 4, Yavuz Tolga Korkmaz 5, Bora Bağış *, 6
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2014
First Page: 207
Last Page: 212
Publisher ID: TODENTJ-8-207
Article History:Received Date: 25/7/2014
Revision Received Date: 30/9/2014
Acceptance Date: 1/10/2014
Electronic publication date: 28 /11/2014
Collection year: 2014
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This case report presents an implant-aided prosthetic treatment in which peri-implant plastic surgery techniques were applied in combination to satisfactorily attain functional aesthetic expectations. Peri-implant plastic surgery enables the successful reconstruction and restoration of the balance between soft and hard tissues and allows the option of implant-aided fixed prosthetic rehabilitation.