Pterygoid Implant

Pterygoid implants are also known as “pterygomaxillary implants”. They are for patients with a severely atrophic maxilla and are located in the Pterygomaxillary region.

Pterygoid Implant

  • The pterygoid implant procedure provides posterior bone support without sinus augmentation or supplemental bone grafts while eliminating the need for prosthetic cantilevering.
  • The reason for using implants in the pterygoid region is the availability of dense cortical bone for implant placement.

Step One:

Consultation, X-rays, CBCT scan, treatment planning


Step Two:

Surgery, placement of pterygoid implants, with either classic or zygomatic implants, final prosthesis fitting


Step Three:



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