Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Case of the Month

February, 1999


The patient is a 76 y.o. male, seen for 8 year post treatment examination, following posterior mandibular dental implant reconstruction.


Medical history revealed a PCN allergy. Operations included a cholecystectomy and angioplasty. Medications consisted of ecotrin and hydrochlorothiazide. Oral examination revealed missing teeth #'s 1,2,16,17,18,19,30, and 32. Root canal therapy was noted on teeth #'s 15, 21, 28, and 29. PFM crowns had been fabricated for teeth #'s 13, 14, and 15. Four unit fixed partial dentures were used in the right and left mandibular regions, with an endosseous IMZ implant as an abutment on the left.


  1. Oligodontia
  2. Periodontitis
  3. Status Post Endosseous Implant



Patient treated by:
  • Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Dr. Dwaine Blakeman Family Dentistry

 Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC
 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
 909 Scherm Road
 Owensboro, KY 42301
 phone: 1-502-926-4107
 fax: 1-502-926-4166
 url: http://www.srt-psc.com


Last Modified: February 2, 1999

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