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Modified Tunneling Technique

Description:
A complete surgery utilizing the modified tunneling technique.

Date Added:
6/18/2008

Author(s):

Maurice Salama, DMD Maurice Salama, DMD
Dr. Maurice A. Salama completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1985, where he received his BS in Biology. Dr. Salama r...
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Questions & Comments
Island Mak - (9/24/2012 1:50 PM)

It is very excited minimally invasive periodontal surgery. It is just what Dr Salama mentions "it is simple" but I think it need a lot of practice of doing this.

Maurice Salama - (2/23/2012 4:04 PM)

Xp friends; I will record the Model based Tunnel procedure in HD format. We have scheduled it for the coming month and will voiceover after editing. Keep an eye out for it. The older video no longer can be utilized due to the older format.
Dr. Salama

Yehuda RUBIN - (2/23/2012 3:39 PM)

Hi Maurice, what about the video about tunneling technic on MODEL?
Thank you
Yehouda Rubin

Yehuda RUBIN - (1/30/2012 3:37 PM)

Please Maurice, coul'd you post the tunneling technic seen on MODEL that we saw in your course given in Tel-Aviv
Thank you very much
Yehuda RUBIN (ISRAEL)

Maurice Salama - (12/14/2011 5:34 PM)

Yehuda and all my friends; Thank you for reminding me. It will be voiced over in the coming weeks and then posted after the New Year. I am hopeful to do more model based videos in the future to add as well. The yellow material used on the roots is tetracycline paste used to condition the cementum for fibroblast adhesion. The tunnel instruments are sold thru Devemed and can be purchased directly on this site www.dentalxp.com. As for sutures, 6.0 Polypropylene or 5.0 Nylon work very well. My next Soft Tissue Hands-on course is here in Atlanta, March 9-10th. Thank you all for your posts and interest. many thanks Dr. Salama

Yehuda RUBIN - (12/14/2011 5:25 PM)

Dr Maurice Salama, as you suggested, coul'd you please put on dental-xp, the video of tunneling technique done on the model (not on a patient)that you shown us in your course in Tel-aviv . So it will be much easier to remember how to use each instrument to ahieve the procedure
Thank you
Yehuda Rubin (Israel)

khalid al-majaida - (10/6/2011 2:47 AM)

nice minor surgery,congratulations,but whats that yellow material used on the neck of bicuspid?used for what?whats the proper angulation for the first palatal incision?thank you doc.

pei peng - (9/25/2011 7:16 PM)

DR.Salama, where I can get the tunnel instruments that you are using in thisvideo? thanks

loo chong - (6/17/2010 3:58 PM)

the video did not show suture placement between 1st and 2nd bicuspid.Where did the suture thread seen at the base of the papilla between the bicuspids came from ?

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