Human Histologic Evidence of a Connective Tissue Attachment to a Dental Implant.
M Nevins, ML Nevins, M Camelo, JL Boyesen, DM Kim.
International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry. Vol. 28, No. 2, 2008.
Histologic evidence of a connective tissue attachment to laser microgrooved abutments: a canine study.
M Nevins, DDS, DM Kim, DDS, DMSc, SH Jun, DDS, MS, K Guze, DMD, P Schupbach, PhD, ML Nevins, DMD, MMSc.
Accepted for publication: IJPRD, Vol 30, No. 3, 2010.
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Immediate versus delayed treatment in the anterior Maxilla using single Implants with a Laser-Microtextured collar: 3-Year results of a case series on hard- and soft-tissue response and esthetics.
Guarnieri, R., Belleggia, F. and Grande, M.
Journal of Prosthodontics : official journal of the American College of Prosthodontists. Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 135–45, 2015
Clinical Evaluation of Laser Microtexturing for Soft Tissue and Bone Attachment to Dental Implants.
Pecora GE, Ceccarelli R, Bonelli M, Alexander H, Ricci JL.
Implant Dent. 2009 Feb;18(1):57-66.
The Effects of Laser Microtexturing of the Dental Implant Collar on Crestal Bone Levels and Peri-implant Health.
Botos S, Yousef H, Zweig B, Flinton R, Weiner S.
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2011 May-Jun;26(3):492-8.
Dental implants: Maintenance, care and treatment of peri-implant infection.
Chen, S. and Darby, I.
Australian Dental Journal, 48(4), pp. 212–220, 2003.
Epithelial attachment and Downgrowth on dental implant abutments-a comprehensive review.
Iglhaut, G., Schwarz, F., Winter, R.R., Mihatovic, I., Stimmelmayr, M. and Schliephake, H.
Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, 26(5), pp. 324–331, 2014.
The impact of dis-/reconnection of laser microgrooved and machined implant abutments on soft- and hard-tissue healing.
Iglhaut G, Becker K, Golubovic V, Schliephake H, Mihatovic I.
Clin Oral Implants Res. 2013 Apr;24(4):391-7.
The Effects of Laser Microtextured Collars Upon Crestal Bone Levels of Dental Implants.
S Weiner, J Simon, DS Ehrenberg, B Zweig, JL Ricci.
Implant Dentistry. Volume 17, Number 2, 2008. p. 217-228.
Influence of a microgrooved collar design on soft and hard tissue healing of immediate implantation in fresh extraction sites in dogs.
SY Shin, DH Han.
Clin. Oral Impl. Res. 21, 2010; 804–814.
Maintaining inter-implant crestal bone height via a combined platform switched, Laser-Lok(R) implant/abutment system: A proof-of-principle canine study.
M Nevins, ML Nevins, L Gobbato, HJ Lee, CW Wang, DM Kim.
Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. Volume 33, Number 3, 2013.
Histologic evidence of connective tissue integration on laser microgrooved abutments in humans.
NC Geurs, PJ Vassilopoulos, MS Reddy.
Clinical Advances in Periodontics. Vol. 1, No. 1, May 2011.
Connective tissue attachment to laser microgrooved abutments: A human histologic case report.
M Nevins, M Camelo, ML Nevins, P Schupbach, DM Kim.
Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. Volume 32, Number 4, 2012. p. 384-392.
Reattachment of the connective tissue fibers to the laser microgrooved abutment surface.
M Nevins, M Camelo, ML Nevins, P Schupbach, DM Kim.
Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. Volume 32, Number 4, 2012. e131-134.
Radiographic Analysis of Crestal Bone Levels on Laser-Lok(R) Collar Dental Implants.
C Shapoff, B Lahey, P Wasserlauf, D Kim.
Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2010;30:129-137.
Osseointegration on metallic implant surfaces: effects of microgeometry and growth factor treatment.
SR Frankel, J Simon, H Alexander, M Dennis, JL Ricci.
J Biomed Mater Res. 2002;63(6): 706-13.
Clinical Use of Laser-Microtextured Abutments: A Case Series.
C Shapoff, J Babushkin, D Wohl
Int J Perio & Restorative Dent. Volume 36, Number 5, 2016. P. 654-662.