Author Archives - Alexandre Georjon

SOFT TISSUE ENHANCEMENT WITH HYALURONIC ACID

Prof Marcel Wainwright ABSTRACT Although the intraoral application of cross-linked hyaluronic acid (HA) is well described in the literature, its vast capacity as an adjunctive treatment tool is still unknown by a larger number of dentists. Modern periodontal and gingival treatment concepts include medical and mechanical therapy, but the regeneration of the periodontal ligament (PDL)…

NEW APPROACHES IN GBR PROCEDURES

Prof Darko Bozic ABSTRACT Regenerative procedures in dentistry being either GBR or periodontal regeneration are growing in need. Nowadays there is an increase in implant placement with worldwide numbers reaching above 20 million fixtures annually. It is estimated that close to 50% of the patients require some type of bone grafting procedure prior to or…

Biological effect of hyaluronic acid on tissue regeneration

Prof Richard J Miron ABSTRACT Regenerative growth factors and bioactive modifiers have increasingly become more utilized in daily clinical practice owing to their ability to speed tissue regeneration and decrease patient morbidity. One modality with great regenerative potential is that of Hyaluronic acid (HYADENT) which is a molecule highly expressed in periodontal tissues during embryogenesis…