Dental Education
Online Dental Education Dental education lectures and videos Online dental ce Dental education articles Expert dental educators Dental products education Dental Community
 
Video Details
The "Slit Lift" Minimally Invasive Crestal Sinus Lift Approach

Description:
Typically, in the crestal approach sinus procedure, it is expected that the elevated Schneiderian membrane will become extended. The rate of extension can be expressed by dividing the dome-shaped elevated membrane by the total base area. The higher the extension rate, the more extended the Schneider membrane becomes, increasing the risk of perforation. In order to minimize the extension rate, it is essential to have a wide base area. To that end, it is more effective, not only to detach the Schneiderian membrane from the maxillary sinus floor using pressure, but also to simultaneously use an instrument to ensure detachment. In addition, rather than working through a small hole, it is easier to widen the base area by creating a longer slit. By doing so, a surgical procedure called the “slit lift” was developed. By means of the “slit lift” procedure, the success rate of surgeries increased significantly. The commentary of this technique will be presented in a detailed format through diagrams and a surgical video.

Date Added:
8/22/2014

Author(s):

Toshiyuki Mizuguchi, DDS, PhD Toshiyuki Mizuguchi, DDS, PhD
Professional experience

Mizuguchi dental clinic ,private practice. Suginamiku, Tokyo, Japan, 1992-present
Mizuguchi implant center Shinjuku ,privat...
[read more]




Online Videos / Surgery / Sinus Lift / The "Slit Lift" Minimally Invasive Crestal Sinus Lift Approach




Questions & Comments
mizuguchi toshiyuki - (11/15/2014 3:26 AM)

Dr. Yuanding Huang Yes,I do. This technique doesn't need the special instrument .I recommend someφ3.0mm osteotome.

Yuanding Huang - (11/4/2014 10:35 AM)

Dr. Mizuguchi, I appriaciate your technique. But I don't have the specific pusher which has a stander to mantain the puser. Do you think the minor size osteotome can also work?

mizuguchi toshiyuki - (9/3/2014 1:06 AM)

Dr.Fells Koerniadi,I achieved the primary stability by two point. First, the slit width is about 3mm and the implant is 4mm in diameter. Second,I use a large size cap for the primary stability.

Felix Koerniadi - (8/31/2014 11:33 PM)

Great technique Dr Mizuguchi..but I wondering about the primary stability. How do you achived that, since the exsisting bone only 1mm and the sinus full of graft material

mizuguchi toshiyuki - (8/30/2014 4:07 AM)

Dr. Salama,Thank you for giving me this opportunity ! I really appreciate your kindness !

mizuguchi toshiyuki - (8/30/2014 3:58 AM)

Maharajah Muthusamy, I don't use membrane to cover the graft ,I suture very carefully .Thank you for your question !

NAGARAJAN MUTHUSAMY - (8/28/2014 5:01 AM)

Nice technique.Do you use membrane to cover the graft or not.

Maurice Salama - (8/27/2014 4:40 AM)

Toshiyuki Mizuguchi, Very clever technique. Thanks for all the detail and animations. Dr. Salama

Related Videos
Implant Site Development: Osseodensification & Internal Sinus Lift Techniques For Optimal Implant Stability in Posterior Maxilla Premium Member Content

Implant Site Development: Osseodensification & Internal Sinus Lift Techniques For Optimal Implant Stability in Posterior Maxilla
In this video, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in Bethesda, MD, presents the osseodensification and internal sinus lift techniques for achieving optimal dental implant stability in the posterior maxilla.

Presented By:: H. Ryan Kazemi, DMD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Sinus Augmentation - Current and Future Trends Premium Member Content

Sinus Augmentation - Current and Future Trends
In this presentation, Dr. Ziv Mazor reviews present techniques as well as detailing the latest innovations in sinus augmentation. Specifically, Dr. Mazor pays special focus to new materials and techniques involving both the crestal as well as the lateral window approach.

Presented By:: Ziv Mazor, DMD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Maxillary Sinus Augmentation: Complications, Prevention and Future Premium Member Content

Maxillary Sinus Augmentation: Complications, Prevention and Future
Sinus augmentation using variable bone substitutes has been known as predictable method to reconstruct the pneumatized sinus cavity for several decades. However various complications such as bacterial and fungal infection, oroantral fistula and failure of bone regeneration have been reported after bone graft was done in the sinus.

Presented By:: Dong-Seok Sohn, DDS, PhD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Related Courses
Site Preparation & Osseodensification in Bone Management Premium Member Content

Site Preparation & Osseodensification in Bone Management
Today's implant arena involves not only the understanding of procedures but also the science behind wound healing. Often new technologies and instrumentation evolves that have a significant impact on what we are able to do clinically. Piezosurgical devices, periotomes, osteotomes, hydraulic sinus devices, neurosurgical drills, and the "PET" (Partial Extraction Therapies) system are just a short list of those that have made surgery more efficient and less traumatic for our patients. Osseodensification is another concept that can be added to this long list. This lecture will speak about new age bone management concepts and how these technologies may be able to assist us. Potential issues and focus on use will be touched upon as well.

Presented By:: Maurice Salama, DMD
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Credit)
Watch Now>>
Sinus Floor Elevation: A Clinical, Radiographic and Histologic Overview Premium Member Content

Sinus Floor Elevation: A Clinical, Radiographic and Histologic Overview
This presentation and imbedded HD videos will highlight the important aspects of the Sinus Lift procedure and how to increase the success rate while minimizing complications. An overview of the procedure with detail radiographic planning and follow up outcomes will be displayed and histoligical results highlighted to gain an appreciation of the timing of bone fill and when you can place and load implants in the augmented sinus. Complications and their management will be equally covered with an impetus on case and patient management and follow up care. Common medications and techniques for each procedure will be noted.

Presented By:: Christian Makary, DDS, PhD
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit)
Watch Now>>
Tissue Engineering and Platelet Derived Growth Factors: Evidence Based Therapy Premium Member Content

Tissue Engineering and Platelet Derived Growth Factors: Evidence Based Therapy
Platelet derived growth factors are now routinely utilized in reconstructive therapy. This presentation describes very detailed and evidence based guidelines for clinicians interested in enhancing their abilities in tissue engineering, especially as it relates to bone augmentation.

Presented By:: Joseph Choukroun, MD
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1
Watch Now>>
Related Articles
Healing in Smokers Versus Nonsmokers: Survival Rates for Sinus Floor Augmentation with Simultaneous Implant Placement

Healing in Smokers Versus Nonsmokers: Survival Rates for Sinus Floor Augmentation with Simultaneous Implant Placement
Evidence suggests that smoking is detrimental to the survival of dental implants placed in grafted maxillary sinuses. Studies have shown that improving bone quantity and quality, using rough- surfaced implants, and practicing good oral hygiene may improve outcomes. In this prospective study, the long-term survival rates of implants placed simultaneously with sinus grafting in smokers and non- smokers were compared.

Author(s): Ziv Mazor, DMD;Michael Peleg, DMD;Arun K. Garg, DMD
View Article>>
Radiological Findings of the Post-Sinus Lift Maxillary Sinus: A Computerized Tomography Follow-Up

Radiological Findings of the Post-Sinus Lift Maxillary Sinus: A Computerized Tomography Follow-Up
The purpose of this article is to present radiological findings of a short-term (8 to 10 months) computerized tomography (CT) follow-up study on 1-stage maxillary sinus lift cases.

Author(s): Ziv Mazor, DMD;Michael Peleg, DMD;Gavriel Chaushu, Leon Ardekian and Mati Bakoon
View Article>>
Maxillary Sinus Membrane Repair: Update on Technique for Large and Complete Perforations

Maxillary Sinus Membrane Repair: Update on Technique for Large and Complete Perforations
Maxillary sinus membrane perforation is the most common complication that occurs with sinus elevation augmentation surgery. A technique using a slow resorbing type I collagen membrane for repair of large and complete sinus membrane perforations is described. The biocompatibility and semirigid structural integrity of this membrane, along with external tack fixation, allows for optimal membrane stabilization and maintenance. (Implant Dent 2008;17:24–31)

Author(s): Michael A Pikos, DDS
View Article>>
Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
©2019

Preferred Language: English Flag
Contact Us · Login ·