GBR vs PET
43 Year old female fractured upper right central.
GBR with Igen membrane, fuse abutment, and immediate temp followed.
6 months later upper left central was deemed non restorable. PET/SS technique was employed. Note at the time of 2nd surgery recession of soft tissue around upper right central.
Patient was much happier with SS cosmetic. CTG was needed on area of deficiency utilizing VISTA technique.
4 year post op reveals steady outcome. Pt still members trauma of GBR and CTG compared to simplicity of PET/SS technique.