Unfortunately, once teeth are lost bone begins to resorb and therefore there is a significant loss of bone volume. Sometimes, there is not enough bone height for implants to be placed. In that case a sinus lift surgery is performed. A sinus lift can be done only in the upper jaw.
This simple procedure consists of lifting or moving upwards your sinus membrane. The success of this procedure can be improved by the PRGF technology. Whether the implant will be placed simultaneously with the sinus lift procedure or only afterwards depends on your bone volume.
The process itself, although it may sound complicated and painful, is extremely simple and is performed under the local anesthesia and therefore is completely painless.
Please, follow the instructions after the dental implants procedure (you can download them here).
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About doctor Masnić
After graduating from School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, doctor Luka Masnić had a chance to work in one of the best dental polyclinics in Zagreb. After making a name in the fields of dental prosthetics and oral surgery, he started his own private practice.
Always wanting to achieve more, doctor Luka Masnić started postgraduate study specializing in the field of Oral surgery.
This type of education includes lifelong learning so that the doctor of dental medicine can keep on improving his knowledge and skills in accordance with the new discoveries and standards.
Even after graduating from the faculty, he keeps atending congresses of local and international importance.
2008. – PARODONTOLOGIJA I HIGIJENA, CURAPROX
2009. – QUINTENSENSSE SCIENCE, ESTETSKA STOMATOLOGIJA LJUSKICE I KRUNICE
2010. – “ANKYLOS C/X PROSTHETICS”
– The Tissue Care Concept
– Prosthetic Planning and Procedures with ANKYLOS C/X
– Surgical Aspects of ANKYLOS C/X
– Hands-On Training ANKYLOS C/X Prosthetics (Beč, Austrija)
2011. – “KERAMIČKI RADOVI – TERAPIJSKI KONCEPT OD A DO Ž“
Prof.dr. Alexander Gutowsky (Opatija, Hrvatska) S praktičarima otvoreno o praksi
2012. – “AMANNGIRRBACH – MODEL MANAGEMENT I TRAINING” (ZAGREB, HRVATSKA)
29. i 30.11.2013 Straumann kombnirani implantološki tečaj