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Clinical and Laboratory Manual of Dental Implant Abutments, 1st Edition

  • Author : Hamid R. Shafie
  • ISBN : 9781119949817
  • Cover Type : Hardcover
  • Pages : 200
  • Pub. Date : Oct 2014
  • Manufacturer: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Shipping Weight : 0.8200

To fulfill the vision for his latest book, Dr. Hamid Shafie compiled technical information from a vast variety of sources, including implant manufacturers and designers, master dental technicians, implant researchers, and expert clinicians leading the field of implant dentistry worldwide. He and his expert contributors meticulously assembled each chapter to include only the most relevant and up-to-date content and procedures in a concise and simple format.


Dr. Shafie follows the same easy-to-read, easy-to-understand format as his best-selling textbook Clinical and Laboratory Manual of Implant Overdentures.Starting with the material science behind implant abutments, the text then describes all of the relevant abutment solutions, providing a step-by-step guide to design and manufacturing of the CAD/CAM abutments and explaining how to adjust prefabricated abutments and one-piece titanium and zirconia implants. In addition to offering the ultimate procedural guide for clinical and laboratory preparation of dental implant abutments, this textbook is filled with useful tips on clinical practice management such as sterilization, instrumentation and trouble-shooting related to implant abutments.


Clinical and Laboratory Manual of Dental Implant Abutmentsis the only text devoted exclusively to an in-depth look at implant abutments. Every dental implant clinician, technician, student, and implant industry insider needs this vital work in their library.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors




1 Implant Abutment Materials
Hamid R. Shafie and Bryan A. White

2 General Information about Implant Abutments
Hamid R. Shafie

3 Retaining Abutment Screws
Hamid R. Shafie and Scott Martyna

4 Different Implant–Abutment Connections
Hamid R. Shafie and Bryan A. White

5 Prefabricated Implant Abutments
Paul P. Binon

6 Use of CAD/CAM Technology in Custom Abutment Manufacturing
Julian Osorio and Robert B. Kerstein

7 Relationship Between Abutment Geometry and Peri-implant Tissue in Esthetic Zone Cases
Dean Morton, Tamer Abdel-Azim, and Wei-Shao Lin

8 Instrumentation for Abutment Modification and Guidelines for their Use
Hamid R. Shafie

9 Abutment Preparation Techniques for One-Piece Titanium and Zirconia Implants
Hamid R. Shafie and Mary L. Ballard

10 Cleaning, Disinfection, and Sterilization Techniques for Implant Abutments
Hamid R. Shafie

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