Implant Fundamentals Part 1: Patient Assessment and Extraction

As a leader in providing valuable educational content to our customers, Hu-Friedy is excited to offer Implant Fundamentals, a three-part eBook series that focuses on the full life cycle of an implant.  Implant Fundamentals is evidence-based and peer reviewed, making it a great resource for practitioners seeking information on how to incorporate implantology into their practice.

Implant Fundamentals Part 1: Patient Assessment and Extraction  from Hu-Friedy

Part 1 of this comprehensive eBook ushers the clinician through patient assessment and atraumatic extraction. Newer techniques are introduced and depicted through illustrations and clinical images. Part 2 recommends techniques for implant placement, and walks the clinician through prosthetic selection. The final section, Part 3, reviews implant maintenance, including air polishing techniques, and recommends how to manage a failing or failed implant.

Professor Jon B. Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA, states:

“Hu-Friedy’s eBook Implant Fundamentals is an outstanding presentation of the basics of implant treatment plan to discussions on more advanced surgical approaches including site preparation and ridge preservation bone regeneration of extraction sockets. Clinicians in the early part of the learning curve of implantology may use this eBook as a foundation to pursue other more detailed textbooks of surgical and prosthetic therapies of implantology. Advanced clinicians may elect to use the eBook to reinforce techniques already in current practice use, or to augment educational presentations to dental or lay groups on implantology. This eBook is definitely worth the read.”

The first installment of the eBook can be found at