Surgical Tip of the Week #15

Surgical Tip of the Week #15 Seven Steps For Predictable Removal Of Mandibular Third Molar Impactions Step 4 – Split. An ideal section stops short of the lingual plate and inferior alveolar canal. The tooth is then “split” into separate segments. The split is usually...

Surgical Tip of the Week #14

Surgical Tip of the Week #14 Seven Steps For Predictable Removal Of Mandibular Third Molar Impactions Step 3 – Section. Sectioning of mandibular third molars, like troughing, creates space and is best accomplished with the 1703L bur. The section should attempt to...