Thomas J. Balshi, DDS, PhD, FACP, Glenn J. Wolfinger, DMD, FACP, John J. Thaler, James R. Bowers, Stephen F. Balshi
The Journal of Implant and Advanced Clinical Dentistry, Volume 1, No. 2, April 2009.
Background: Prosthodontic rehabilitation of the severely atrophic maxilla presents significant challenges to the restoring dental team. Inadequate bone quantity often necessitates time dependent augmentation procedures that considerably delay delivery of the final dental prostheses. This case report demonstrates a newly developed specialized computer guided dental implant surgery protocol for prosthetic rehabilitation of the severely atrophic maxilla: the No Bone Solution.™