E. Dwayne Karateew, DDS; Arndt Guentsch, DMD, MHBA, PhD; and Salah Huwais, DDS; Academy News Guest ContributorsOsseodensification: Does it stand up to scientific scrutiny?

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Tanello Bruna, Huwais Salah, Tawil Isaac, Rosen Paul, Neiva Rodrigo. Osseodensification protocols for enhancement of primary and secondary implant stability – A retrospective 5‐year follow‐up multi‐center study. Clinical Oral Implants Research, 30, (S19), 414–414. 

Mello-Machado, R.C.; Maurao, C.F.d.A.B.; Javid, K.; Ferreira, H. T.; Montemezzi, P.; Calasans-Maia, M.D.; Senna, P.M. Clinical Assessment of Dental Implants Placed in Low-Quality Bone Sites Prepared for the Healing Chamber with Osseodensification Concept: A Double Blind, Randomized Clinical Trial. Appl. Sci. 2021, 11, 640.

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Formiga, M.d.C.; Grzech-Lesniak, K.; Moraschini, V.; Shibli, J.A.; Neiva, R. Effects of Osseodensification on Immediate Implant Placement: Retrospective Analysis of 211 Implants. Materials 2022, 15, 3539. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma15103539

Guentsch, A., An, H., & Dentino, A. R. (2022). Precision and trueness of computer-assisted implant placement using static surgical guides with open and closed sleeves: An in vitro analysis. Clinical Oral Implants Research, 00, 1– 10. 

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Huwais S, Mazor Z, Ioannou AL, Gluckman H, Neiva R. A Multicenter Retrospective Clinical Study with Up-to-5-Year Follow-up Utilizing a Method that Enhances Bone Density and Allows for Transcrestal Sinus Augmentation Through Compaction Grafting. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2018 Nov/Dec; 33(6):1305-1311.

Gaspar J, Botelho J, Proença L, Machado V, Chambrone L, Neiva R, Mendes JJ. Osseodensification versus lateral window technique for sinus floor elevation with simultaneous implant placement: A randomized clinical trial on patient-reported outcome measures. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2023 Nov 28. doi: 10.1111/cid.13294. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 38018261.

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Kumar, Baron Tarun, and Venkatraman Narayan, Minimally Invasive Crestal Approach Sinus Floor Elevation using Densah Burs, and Hydraulic Lift Utilizing Putty Graft in Cartridge Delivery. Clin Oral Impl Res. 2017;28(Supp 14)203-203.

Neiva, Tanello, Huwais, et al. “Osseodensification Crestal Sinus Floor Elevation with or without Synthetic and Resorbable Calcium Phosphosilicate Putty“. European Association for Osseointegration

Nilesh Salgar; Osseodensified Crestal Sinus Window Augmentation: An Alternative Procedure to the Lateral Window Technique. J Oral Implant 1 February 2021; 47 (1): 45–55.

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Shalash, M., Mounir, M. & Elbanna, T. Evaluation of crestal sinus floor elevation in cases exhibiting an oblique sinus floor with a residual bone height of 4.0–7.0 mm using Densah burs with simultaneous implant placement: a prospective clinical study. Int J Implant Dent 9, 41 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40729-023-00510-1

Koutouzis, Theofilos DDS, MS; Huwais, Salah DDS†; Hasan, Fadi DDS, MSD; Trahan, William DMD, MSD; Waldrop, Thomas DDS, MS; Neiva, Rodrigo DDS, MS‖ Alveolar Ridge Expansion by Osseodensification-Mediated Plastic Deformation and Compaction Autografting, Implant Dentistry: August 2019 - Volume 28 - Issue 4 - p 349-355.

Stepan Jarikian, Mohamad Hassan Jaafo, Zuhair Al-Nerabieah. Clinical Evaluation of Two Techniques for Narrow Alveolar Ridge Expansion: Clinical Study. Int J Dentistry Oral Sci. 2021;8(1):1047-1052.

Aloorker S, Shetty M, Hegde C. Effect of Osseodensification on Bone Density and Crestal Bone Levels: A Split-mouth Study. J Contemp Dent Pract 2022; 23 (2):162-168. DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10024-3303

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