Implant installation following the digital flow: a clinical case report




Image-Guided Surgery; Bone graft; Dental implant.


Digital dentistry allowed the dental surgeon to perform dental procedures, in a different way, in the different specialties. In implantology, we can highlight guided surgery, which is performed after virtual planning, where the oral scanning with the patient's tomography is planned, using software. In this way, a surgical guide can be made using a 3D printer. The speed and precision of implant installation are the main advantages of this procedure, in addition to a more comfortable postoperative period for the patient, when the technique is performed without flaps (flapless). Therefore, this work aims to demonstrate to professionals in the area, the technique of guided surgery for dental implants, using virtual planning. The procedure was performed in a 66-year-old patient, in the maxillary premolar region, through digital planning, and an implant was installed using the SIN guided implant system. It was concluded that the guided surgery technique is a favorable technique, which provided greater speed, precision and faster recovery of the patient.

Author Biography

Ricardo Seixas de Paiva Lima, Universidade Santo Amaro

Formado em Odontologia no ano de 2005, na Associação Caruaruense de Ensino Superior. Tenho experiência na área de Odontologia, com especialização em Periodontia pelo Sindicato dos Odontólogos do Estado de Pernambuco (2008) e Implantodontia pela Faculdade de Tecnologia de Sete Lagoas (2013). Terminei o Mestrado em Odontologia: Área de Concentração em Implantodontia pela Universidade de Santo Amaro em 2019, coordenado pelo Professor Wilson Roberto Sendyk, onde atualmente realizo o Doutorado em Odontologia: Área de concentração em Implantes Dentários. Trabalhei como Cirurgião dentista do Programa da Saude da Família (PSF) na cidade do Recife entre 2005 e 2008, como também como Coordenador de Saúde Bucal do Município dos Barreiros entre 2012 a 2016, no momento sou cirurgião dentista atuando nas clínicas odontológicas: Odonto Recife e Odontocentro Prof. Javan Paiva, nas áreas de estética, implantodontia, periodontia, prótese dentaria e harmonização facial (Reabilitação Oro-facial), desde o ano de 2006.


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How to Cite

LIMA, R. S. de P.; LIMA, G. S. de P.; SENDYK, W. R.; REIS, F. C. dos S.; MASSUDA, C. K. M.; MARÃO, H. F. Implant installation following the digital flow: a clinical case report. Research, Society and Development, [S. l.], v. 11, n. 7, p. e55711729501, 2022. DOI: 10.33448/rsd-v11i7.29501. Disponível em: Acesso em: 6 jul. 2022.



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