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What Is An Alveolar Bone Graft?

8/28/2018

While many know the benefits of utilizing a bone graft delivery system for joints and fractures, you may not know bone grafts are also utilized in dentistry. This is seen most commonly in children who are born with cleft lips and cleft palates; for many, damage to the alveolar bone, the front of the roof of the mouth, is common. It usually results in a hole between the mouth to the nose.

What Is ViBone And How Does It Help Me?

8/13/2018

SurGenTec uses the best in medical technology to help heal your bone fractures and injuries via GraftGun, a bone graft delivery device. To help you heal more quickly, we use ViBone, an allograft developed by Aziyo.

Autograft VS Allograft: Understanding the Difference

8/6/2018

If you've recently fractured or broken a bone, you might be in the market to receive graft delivery in order to heal your injury. There are two types of human grafts that can be delivered through a bone graft delivery system: an allograft and an autograft. Here are the differences between the two types of grafts.

What Are Cortical Fibers And How Do They Help Me?

7/26/2018

If you have recently experienced an injury, it's likely that you will need a bone graft in order to heal properly. You've heard of doctors talk about cortical fibers, but you don't really know what it is, or what you'll be getting yourself into. Here is some information regarding cortical fibers as a type of bone grafting option.

What to Do Following a Bone Fracture

7/11/2018

Bone fractures can happen at any age because people can fall at any age: children will fracture their foot if they fall while playing and an elderly person might fracture something if they slip down the stairs. Bone fractures affect us all, but people often don't know what to expect following a bone fracture. Here is what you can expect and perform following a fracture.

Bone Grafts: What Are They and How Do They Work?

7/10/2018

If your upcoming medical procedure requires a bone graft, you might not know what to expect. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions regarding a bone graft procedure.