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B 6.   Seo, Dong-Jun, Seong-Yong Moon, Jae-Seek You, Won-Pyo Lee, and Ji-Su Oh. 2022. "The Effect of Under-Drilling and Osseodensification Drilling on Low-Density Bone: A Comparative Ex Vivo Study" Applied Sciences 12, no. 3: 1163.

H 1.     Mullings O, Tovar N, Abreu de Bortoli JP, Parra M, Torroni A, Coelho PG, Witek L. Osseodensification Versus Subtractive Drilling Techniques in Bone Healing and Implant Osseointegration: Ex Vivo Histomorphologic/ Histomorphometric Analysis in a Low-Density Bone Ovine Model. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2021 Sep-Oct;36(5).


H 2.     Mello-Machado, R.C., Sartoretto, S.C., Granjeiro, J.M. et al. Osseodensification enables bone healing chambers with improved low-density bone site primary stability: an in vivo study. Sci Rep 11, 15436 (2021). 


H 3.   Torroni, A, Lima Parente, PE, Witek, L, Hacquebord, JH, Coelho, PG. Osseodensification drilling vs conventional manual instrumentation technique for posterior lumbar fixation: Ex‐vivo mechanical and histomorphological analysis in an ovine model. J Orthop Res. 2020; 1– 7.


H 4.     Witek, Lukasz, et al. “Absence of Healing Impairment in Osteotomies Prepared via Osseodensification Drilling.” The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry, vol. 39, no. 1, 1 Nov. 2019, pp. 65–71.,


H 5.     Lahens B, Lopez CD, Neiva RF, Bowers MM, Jimbo R, Bonfante EA, Morcos J, Witek L, Tovar N, Coelho PG. The effect of Osseodensification drilling for endosteal implants with different surface treatments: A study in Sheep. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Aug 6.


H 6.     Oliveira PGFP, Bergamo ETP, Neiva R, Bonfante EA, Witek L, Tovar N, Coelho PG. Osseodensification outperforms conventional implant subtractive instrumentation: A study in sheep. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2018 Sep 1;90:300-307.


H 7.     Alifarag AM, Lopez CD, Neiva RF, Tovar N, Witek L, Coelho PG. Temporal Osseointegration: Early Biomechanical Stability through Osseodensification. J Orthop Res. 2018 Sep;36(9):2516-2523.


H 8.     Tian J, Neiva R, Paulo G, Coelho P, et al. Alveolar Ridge Expansion: Comparison of Osseodensification and Conventional Osteotome Techniques. J. Craniofac Surg 2018;00:00-00.


H 9.     Slete FB, Olin P, Prasad H. Histomorphometric Comparison of 3 Osteotomy Techniques. Implant Dent. 2018 Aug;27(4):424-428.


H 10.     Neiva, R., Tanello, B., Duarte, W., Coelho, P., Witek, L. and Silva, F. (2018), Effects of osseodensification on Astra TX and EV implant systems. Clin Oral Impl Res, 29: 444-444.  


H 11.     Lopez, Christopher D, Adham Alifarag, Andrea Torroni, Nick Tovar, Jesus Rodrigo Diaz-Siso, Lukasz Witek, Eduardo D Rodriguez and Paulo G. Coelho. Osseodensification for Enhancement of Spinal Surgical Hardware Fixation. Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials 69 (2017): 275-281.


H 12.     Trisi P, Berardini M, Falco A, Vulpiani MP. New Osseodensification Implant Site Preparation Method to Increase Bone Density in Low-Density Bone: _In Vivo Evaluation in Sheep. Implant Dent 2016; 25:24–31.


H 13.     Lahens B, Neiva R, Tovar N, Alifarag AM, Jimbo R, Bonfante EA, Bowers MM, Cuppini M, Freitas H, Witek L, Coelho PG. Biomechanical and histologic basis of osseodensification drilling for endosteal implant placement in low density bone. An experimental study in sheep. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2016 Oct; 63:56-65.


H 14.     Gendy, Fady G., Gregory D Kurgansky, Leyla Y. Cavdar, Christopher D Lopez, Lukasz Witek, Paulo G. Coelho and Andrea Torroni. “Mechanical properties of Ossedensification drilling as compared to Regular drilling.” (2017).


C1.     E. Dwayne Karateew, DDS; Arndt Guentsch, DMD, MHBA, PhD; and Salah Huwais, DDS; Academy News Guest ContributorsOsseodensification: Does it stand up to scientific scrutiny?


C2.     Bergamo, ETP,  Zahoui, A,  Barrera, RB, et al.  Osseodensification effect on implants primary and secondary stability: Multicenter controlled clinical trial. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2021; 1– 12.  


C3.     Tanello B, Huwais S, Tawil I, Rosen P., Neiva R. Osseodensification protocols for enhancement of primary and secondary implant stability – A retrospective 5‐year follow‐up multi‐center study. Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2019; 30, (S19), 414–414. 


C4.     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.


C5.     Bleyan S, Gaspar J, Huwais S, Schwimer C, Mazor Z, Mendes JJ, Neiva R. Molar Septum Expansion with Osseodensification for Immediate Implant Placement, Retrospective Multicenter Study with Up-to-5-Year Follow-Up, Introducing a New Molar Socket Classification. Journal of Functional Biomaterials. 2021; 12(4):66. 


C6.     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


C7.     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. 


C8.     Guentsch A, Bjork J, Saxe R, Han S, Dentino AR. An in-vitro analysis of the accuracy of different guided surgery systems - They are not all the same. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2023 May;34(5):531-541. doi: 10.1111/clr.14061. Epub 2023 Mar 17. PMID: 36892499.


C9.     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.


C10.  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.


C11.  Gaspar, J. , Esteves, T. , Gaspar, R. , Rua, J. and João Mendes, J. (2018), Osseodensification for implant site preparation in the maxilla – a prospective study of 97 implants. Clin Oral Impl Res, 29: 163-163


C12.  Alhayati JZ, AL-Anee AM. Evaluation of crestal sinus floor elevations using versah burs with simultaneous implant placement at residual bone height ≥ 2.0 _<6.0 mm. A prospective clinical study. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2022; doi:10.1007/s10006-022-01071-0


C13.  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.


C14.  Neiva, Tanello, Huwais, et al. “Osseodensification Crestal Sinus Floor Elevation with or without Synthetic and Resorbable Calcium Phosphosilicate Putty“. European Association for Osseointegration


C15.  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.


C16.  Shereen W Arafat; Mohamed A Elbaz. “Clinical and radiographic evaluation of Osseodensification versus osteotome for Sinus floor elevation in partially atrophic maxilla: A prospective long term study” Egyptian Dental Journal, 65, issue 1-January (Oral Surgery), 2019, 189-195. Doi: 1021608/edj.2015.71261


C17.  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 bur with simultaneous implant placement: a prospective clinical study. Int J Implant Dent 9, 41 (2023). http://doi.org/10.1186/s40729-023-00510-1


C18.  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.


C19.  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.


C20.  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


C21.  Aparicio C, López-Píriz R, Peñarrocha M. Preoperative Evaluation and Treatment Planning. Zygomatic Implant Critical Zone (ZICZ) Location. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2021 Sep;29(2):185-202. doi: 10.1016/j.cxom.2021.05.003. Epub 2021 Jul 2. PMID: 34325808.

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C23.  da Rosa JCM, Pértile de Oliveira Rosa AC, Huwais S. Use of the Immediate Dentoalveolar Restoration Technique Combined with Osseodensification in Periodontally Compromised Extraction Sites. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2019 Jul/Aug;39(4):527-534. doi: 10.11607/prd.3883. PMID: 31226191.


C24.  Machado, Rafael & Gama, CristianeSantos & Batista, SandroHenrique & Rizzo, Denise & Valiense, Helder & Moreira, RudaF. (2018). Tomographic and clinical findings, pre-, trans-, and post-operative, of osseodensification in immediate loading. International Journal of Growth Factors and Stem Cells in Dentistry. 


C25.  Ahmed M Ibrahim; Sherif S Ayad; Adham Elashwah. “The effect of Osseodensification Technique on Implant stability (Clinical Trial). Alexandria Dental Journal, 45,2,2020, 1-7. 


C26.  Gaspar J, Proença L, Botelho J, Machado V, Chambrone L, Neiva R, Mendes JJ. Implant Stability of Osseodensification Drilling Versus Conventional Surgical Technique: A Systematic Review. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2021 Nov-Dec;36(6):1104-1110. 


C27.  Rahimzadeh S, Rolf D, Carroll A, Parashar V, Mitchell JC. Osseodensification Burs – Impact on Implant Insertion and Removal Torque. AADR/CADR General Session, Poster ID 1028. 10.13140/RG.2.2.31470.72002. 2018


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C29.  Tretto PHW, Fabris V, Cericato GO, Sarkis-Onofre R, Bacchi A. Does the instrument used for the implant site preparation influence the bone-implant interface? A systematic review of clinical and animal studies. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Apr 24.


C30.  Kanathila H, Pangi A, An insight into the concept of osseodensification-enhancing the implant stability and success. July 2018. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 12(7): ZE01-ZE03.


C31.  Hofbauer, Huwais. “Osseodensification Facilitates Ridge Expansion with Enhanced Implant Stability in the Maxilla: Part II Case Report with 2-Year Follow-Up”. Implant Practice, April 2015


C32.  Huwais. “Biomechanics in Implant Osteotomy Preparations”. Published by Inside Dentistry, Volume 10, December 2014


C33.  Mele, Kurtzman. “Feline Dental Implants: New Paradigm Shift in Maxillary Alveolar Osteitis Treatment Planning with Osseodensification.” Journal of Osseointegration. 2019, September 11. 


C34.  Mele, R.E., Caiafa, A., & Kurtzman, G.M. Feline Dental Implants: Long-Term Follow-up of Two Cases. Journal of veterinary dentistry, (2017) 34 4, 268-278.


C35.  Lipton, Neiva, Trahan, et al. “Osseodensification is a Novel Implant Preparation Technique that Facilitates Ridge Expansion by Compaction Autografting”. Scientific Poster Presentation at the AAP 101st Annual Meeting, November 2015


C36.  Huseyin, Keremcan, Murat. “Conservative Sinus Floor Elevation and Transport of Putty Graft by Osseodensification Drills: Two Cases “. Journal of Meffert Implant Institution Vol:2, 1, 2018 


C37.  Johnson E, Huwais S, Olin P. Osseodensification Increases Primary Implant Stability and Maintains High ISQ Values During First Six Weeks of Healing. Scientific Poster Presentation at the AAID 63rd Annual Meeting, November (2014).  


C38.  Huwais. “Enhancing Implant Stability with Osseodensification — a Case Report with 2-Year Follow-Up”. Implant Practice, April 2015 






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