This article will focus on the importance of monitoring implant patients for potential peri-implantits and the need to incorporate preventive care measures into the post treatment plan.
Upon completion of reading these articles, the clinician will be able to:
- Distinguish the clinical difference between peri-mucositis and peri-implantitis
- Recognize the parameters for choosing non-surgical versus surgical management for peri-implantitis
- Evaluate the importance of creating implant maintenance protocols in the dental practice