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Ed Hunter, DDS | Bone Grafting in Excelsior Springs

Ed Hunter D.D.S.
2011 W. Jesse James 

Excelsior Springs, MO 64024

816.630.5533

Bone Grafting
 

Bone grafting is where the jawbone is built up to accommodate a dental implant or other restorative device. Bone grafting is a common procedure that is used frequently for dental implants and other periodontal procedures. The bone used to graph is taken from a sample from the patient. Many times, the bone is taken from another area of the mouth when drilling takes place. The bone fragments are suctioned from the mouth and used for the graft. Cadavers bone fragments are also used. They are harvested by bone banks and are a very safe source for bone donation.

 
 
 
Excelsior Springs Dentist | Bone Grafting. Ed Hunter is a Excelsior Springs Dentist.