Surgical Tip of the Week #13

Surgical Tip of the Week #13 Seven Steps For Predictable Removal Of Mandibular Third Molar Impactions Step 2 – Trough. The trough (gutter, moat) allows for the placement of elevators and mobilization of the tooth. The ideal trough follows the course of the IAN; it is...

Surgical Tip of the Week #12

Surgical Tip of the Week #12 Seven Steps For Predictable Removal Of Mandibular Third Molar Impactions Step 1 – Flap. Many flap designs will work. The two most popular flaps for impacted third molars are the triangular and envelope. Western Surgical and Sedation...

Surgical Tip of the Week #11

Surgical Tip of the Week #11 Seven Steps For Predictable Removal Of Mandibular Third Molar Impactions The next seven STOW posts will cover seven steps for safe and predictable removal of impacted third molars. The seven steps are: Adherence to these steps will...