Joseph Kan: Anterior immediate single tooth replacement. Lessons learned.
- Long-term experience with immediate implant placement and provisionalization
- Key factors for long-term aesthetic outcomes with immediate implant placement and provisionalization
- Immediate implant placement and provisional restorations general session
- Nobel Biocare New York Global Symposium 2016
Achieving anterior implant esthetics is a challenging procedure. Understanding the biological and physiological limitations of the soft and hard tissues will facilitate predictability in simple to complex esthetic situations. This presentation will reflect on the past and current, while pondering the future of implant treatment philosophies and methodologies for immediate tooth replacement in the esthetic zone.
Dr. Kan completed Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. He is a Professor and maintains a Surgical Prosthodontics practice. He is on the Editorial Board of The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry, and The European Journal of Esthetic Dentistry. Dr. Kan honors include the 1997 Best Research Award from the Academy of Osseointegration, and the 2003 Judson Hinckey Award from the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.