Pikos Symposium 2017
Biomechanical Principles and the Management of Potential Complications Using the Zygoma Implants; Algorithms for Success
This presentation shares the biomechanical principles and the management of potential complications using the Zygoma implants.
The management of intra-operative as well as post operative complications using the “All-on-4®” as well as the “Zygoma Concept” is
• Treatment planning concepts for maxillary immediate full arch reconstruction
• Prosthetic and surgical principles for treatment of the edentulous maxilla
• Presentation of decision making algorithms for management of complications of the use of zygomatic implants for full arch
Dr. Edmond Bedrossian
Dr. Edmond Bedrossian received the DDS degree from the University of the Pacific, and completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Residency at Alameda Medical Center.
Dr. Bedrossian is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; and Honorary Member of the American College of Prosthodontist.
He is a Professor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry combining private practices with academics as the director of implant surgical training at University of the Pacific.
He has authored multiple articles and chapters on the various uses of the Zygomatic implant, bone grafting and treatment planning implant dentistry.
He has also authored the textbook “Implant treatment planning for the edentulous patient”, Forewarded by Professor Brånemark.
He has lectured with Professor Brånemark on the rehabilitation of patients with maxillofacial defects and collaborated with him in attaining FDA approval for the use of Endosseous implants in maxillofacial defects.
He is a member of the Board of Directors for the Brånemark Institute.
He is currently the President of the Brånemark Foundation North America.
Dr Bedrossian is on the Editorial review Board of:
• The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants
• The Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
• The Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research.