A 78-year-old female patient in generally good health.
The patient presents with a failing tooth-supported telescopic bridge in the maxilla. The remaining maxillary teeth cannot be saved and require extraction.
The extraction of three maxillary teeth, followed by the immediate placement of four implants. Two of the posterior implants are placed at an angle for optimal support. Multi-Unit Abutments are installed immediately after implant placement. A provisional screw-retained bridge is placed on the same day as the surgery, with the final prosthesis scheduled for future placement.