Saj Jivraj, Hooman Zarrinkelk: Clinical applications of the Zygoma treatment concept in daily practice. Prosthetic and surgical decision-making protocols
- Aesthetic and biomechanical principles to be considered for long-term success in the treatment of edentulous patients
- Material combinations, hygiene instructions and long-term maintenance guidelines
- Established strategies for soon-to-be-edentulous patients general session
- Nobel Biocare New York Global Symposium 2016
Treatment of the severely compromised patient involves many esthetic and biomechanical challenges. This presentation will discuss esthetic and biomechanical principles that need to be considered for long-term success. Emphasis will be placed on material combinations, patient instructions and hygiene maintenance to avoid long term complications.
Dr. Saj Jivraj holds degrees from the University of Manchester, England, and the University of Southern California (USC). He is the Former Chairman Section of Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at USC School of Dentistry. Dr. Jivraj has published numerous articles on Esthetic and Implant Dentistry and co-authored the textbook Treatment Planning in Implant Dentistry. He is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry the Advisory Board of Teamwork Magazine and is Ad Hoc reviewer for the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry Dr. Jivraj currently holds a Faculty Position as Associate Clinical Professor at the Herman Ostrow USCSchool of Dentistry, is Honorary Clinical teacher at the Eastmann Dental Institute, London, and maintains a private practice in Oxnard, CA. limited to Prosthodontics.
Doctor Zarrinkelk received his dental degree from Loma Linda University in California. He completed his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical residency training at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Zarrinkelk was a clinical “Research Fellow” in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Parkland Hospital. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a fellow of both the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons as well as College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Zarrinkelk is the Director of Channel Islands Dental Forum an affiliate of Seattle Study Club. He lectures both nationally and internationally on treatment protocols for severe atrophy edentulous patients. Dr. Zarrinkelk maintains a private practice with special interests in reconstructive jaw surgery and complex dental implant rehabilitation in Southern California.