Bone Grafting


Posted in Bone Grafting, Dental Implants, Press Releases

Bone grafting with leukocyte platelet-rich fibrin (L-PRF) helps Michael Fulbright, DDS quickly and effectively create a better foundation for dental implant placement. Redondo Beach, CA — Largely due to their long-term durability and natural-looking results, dental implants are one of the most highly sought tooth restorations available, states Dr. Michael Fulbright, a cosmetic and reconstructive dentist in Redondo Beach. Unfortunately, he continues, not every individual seeking this restorative treatment is considered a good candidate. In addition to having reasonably healthy gum tissues as well as no medical conditions that can affect proper healing after surgery, prospective patients must possess enough…

Posted in Bone Grafting, Dental Implants, News and Information

Have you been advised that you’re not a good candidate for dental implants due to insufficient jawbone density? At Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, we may be able to help. Dr. Michael Fulbright, our skilled dentist, offers bone grafting – an advanced technique that can many times be utilized to help improve the structure and stability of the jawbone to the point that dental implants can be placed both safely and effectively. For qualified patients, Dr. Fulbright will place one or more donor bone grafts into targeted areas of bone loss to help promote the growth of new tissues and…

Posted in Bone Grafting, Dental Implants, News and Information

L-PRF stands for leukocyte platelet-rich fibrin, which is an all-natural, biocompatible substance found in our blood that can be separated and condensed into a thin matrix of highly concentrated growth and healing factors. In dentistry, L-PRF can be utilized to promote accelerated bone regeneration and/or strengthen current bone structure during bone grafting and sinus lift procedures, both of which are intended to improve jawbone density for patients who are not initially considered good candidates for dental implants. At our practice, our experienced dentist, Dr. Michael Fulbright, has found great success with using L-PRF for bone grafting and sinus augmentation. To…