[Premium] Contemporary Implant Dentistry, 3rd Edition


Carl E. Misch, DDS, MDS, PHD(HC), Clinical Professor and Director, Oral Implant Dentistry, Temple University, Kornberg School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA; Clinical Professor, University of Michigan, School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontics/Geriatrics, Ann Arbor, MI; Adjunct Professor, University of Detroit, School of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Detroit, MI; Adjunct Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Engineering, Birmingham, AL; Founder, Misch International Implant Institute, Beverly Hills, MI

Book Description

Turn to this new third edition for consistent outcomes on even your most complex implant cases! World-renowned dental implantologist Carl E. Misch gives you expert advice and guidance on the various surgical approaches to placing implants in the revision of his best-selling classic. Over 1,000 full-color illustrations depict details of implants, related materials, and surgical procedures, while well-known contributors (Mohamed Sharawy, Martha Warren Bidez, Adriano Piatelli, and others) share a wealth of knowledge in their respective fields. This third edition provides an excellent opportunity for you to develop and refine your skills and experience more consistent, predictable clinical outcomes.

Key Features

  • Thorough explanations of the rationale for implants and their specific characteristics discuss why different options work better for different patients; the rationale behind implant materials and sizes; and the overall science of osteointegrated implants – providing a full understanding of how implants behave under certain circumstances and how to make the best choices for implant patients.
  • Chapter on Diagnostic Imaging and Techniques focuses on the latest technology available to determine patient conditions, familiarizing you with recent advances and how they apply to treatment planning principles.
  • Section on Treatment Planning discusses the rationales for implant placement, variables in implants and patient conditions, and the four degrees of jaw bone density, Dr. Misch’s best-known criterion for successful implant placement.
  • Prepares you for actual treatment by reviewing scientific fundamentals such as applied anatomy, biomechanical principles, current biomaterials, prevention and management of dental infections, and pharmacologic considerations.
  • Surgical procedure chapters are of benefit to the implant surgeon and are critical to the restoring dentist who wants to better understand and appreciate surgical concepts.

New to This Edition

  • Over 1,000 full-color illustrations depict details of implants, related materials, and surgical procedures.
  • Brand-new coverage includes: Key Implant Positions and Number, Ideal Implant Surgery, Extraction Socket and Barrie Membrane Bone Grafts, Sinus Pathology and Complications of Sinus Grafts, Immediate Loading for a Single Tooth, Partially Edentulous and Completely Edentulous Patient.
  • Important updates include indications and contraindications for rationale of biomechanical treatment plans, layered approach to bone grafting, autograft block bone grafting, soft tissue surgery, and implant esthetics and maintenance.
  • A new chapter on Tissue Engineering uses current information on platelet-rich plasma membranes and other elements of tissue engineering so you can take advantage of appropriate materials.
  • Emphasis on evidence-based implant outcomes provides valuable information on which procedures have the greatest likelihood of success and lowest risk of complications.

Editorial Reviews


“Contemporary Implant Dentistry is a well-written book that contributes modern concepts, practice and science to the subject of implant dentistry. For those involved in any aspect of implant dentistry, the book is highly recommended.” International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Volume 37(12), December 2008

Customer Reviews

Don’t do Dental Implants Without This Book January 7, 2009

I have taken over 200 hours of implant continuing education. If someone had recommended this book my learning experience would have far exceeded the otherwise great education I recieved.
Be Slave to…, April 30, 2012
We as of being a Turk have a saying ” …become a slave to, he who teaches you a letter”… I admire people who shares his/her unique experiences about his/her proffession. This book is a sacred one contently..that’s why translated to many languages, carrying the valuable experiences as; word of mouth… Thanks Dr.Misch et al..
Contemporary Implant Dentistry, November 8, 2011
This has been a great reference for treatment planning, surgical considerations and pre-placement grafting. I have used it primarily as a reference, since reading cover to cover never happens in my hands. I am very happy with the purchase.
Good book for general practitioner, August 23, 2011

This book provides a lot of information for general dentist who does not have dental implant training at school during their time .With other hands on training individual dentist would be able to gain more confidence in this field of dentistry.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 1120 pages
  • Publisher: Mosby; 3 edition (November 26, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0323043739
  • ISBN-13: 978-0323043731
  • Product Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.9 x 1.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7.1 pounds



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  1. Hi. I have downloaded this book many times from the section you gave me for gold members but there are so many errors on some pages. I can not see or print them. For instance: 164, 171,172,180, 214… Please could you check it?

  2. the pdf file does not open… adobe says there are errors in the document

  3. Fail to download everytime. Mega download shows decrytion error. Please provide media fire link. Thanks.

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