Before and after photos on the maxillary and mandibular jaw bone and alveolar ridge performed in our Extraction Oral Surgery office.
An apicoectomy exposes the root apex and placement of MTA and a double impaction
Apicoectomy Pictures of tooth #9. 1) Pre-op x-ray. 2) Isolation of the apical area. 3) Exposure of the root apex. 4) Placement of MTA (mineral trioxide aggregate). 5) Placement of Bioplant HTR (hard tissue replacement). 6) 6-0 Vicryl sutures. 7) Post-op x-ray.
Extraction of a double impaction in the upper jaw, maxilla: upper right third (wisdom) and second molars. 1) x-ray, Radiograph, showing the double impaction. 2) – 6) Different picture views showing the large osseous defect and the significant exposure of the distal furcation of the first molar. 7) – 8) Packing the defect with freeze-dried bone and gelfoam.