Computer-Assisted Design and Manufacturing in Combined Orthognathic and Temporomandibular Joint Surgery

Aug 5, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Computer-Assisted Design and Manufacturing in Combined Orthognathic and Temporomandibular Joint Surgery

Key points • Conditions of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can either cause or result in malocclusion and other dentofacial deformities. Thus, it is often advantageous to simultaneously correct the deformity…

read more

Three-Dimensional Computer-Assisted Surgical Planning and Manufacturing in Complex Mandibular Reconstruction

Aug 5, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Three-Dimensional Computer-Assisted Surgical Planning and Manufacturing in Complex Mandibular Reconstruction

Key points • Virtual surgical planning offers potential for increased accuracy and efficiency, while reducing time and money spent in the operating room. • The goals when reconstructing complex mandibular…

read more

Computer-Assisted Planning and Intraoperative Navigation in the Management of Temporomandibular Joint Ankyloses

Aug 5, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Computer-Assisted Planning and Intraoperative Navigation in the Management of Temporomandibular Joint Ankyloses

Temporomandibular joint ankyloses are a fusion of the mandibular condyle to the base of skull. Surgical advances have stemmed from innovation in computer planning, guidance, and intraoperative navigation, allowing surgeons…

read more

Three-Dimensional Computer-Assisted Surgical Planning, Manufacturing, Intraoperative Navigation, and Computed Tomography in Maxillofacial Trauma

Aug 5, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Three-Dimensional Computer-Assisted Surgical Planning, Manufacturing, Intraoperative Navigation, and Computed Tomography in Maxillofacial Trauma

Key points • Virtual surgical planning, surgical navigation, intraoperative imaging, and customizable implants have emerged as reliable tools in implant surgery and orthognathic surgery and are gaining traction in the…

read more

Surgical Efficiency and Minimizing Patient Morbidity by Using a Novel Surgical Algorithm in Orthognathic Surgery

Aug 5, 2020 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Surgical Efficiency and Minimizing Patient Morbidity by Using a Novel Surgical Algorithm in Orthognathic Surgery

Key points • There is evidence from the literature suggesting that minimally invasive orthognathic surgery decreases patient morbidity and leads to faster recovery. • Standardizing each individual step of the…

read more
Premium Wordpress Themes by UFO Themes