Publications


Dr. Froum is the editorial director of Perio-Implant Advisory e-newsletter, as well as a contributing author for DentistryIQ and Dental Economics. He also serves on the board of editorial consultants for the Academy of Osseointegration’s Academy News.


Dental Implant Complications: Etiology, Prevention, and Treatment, 2nd Edition



Dental implants have become one of the most popular and rapidly growing techniques for replacing missing teeth. While their predictability, functionality, and durability make them an attractive option for patients and clinicians alike, complications can arise at any stage from patient assessment to maintenance therapy. Dental Implant Complications: Etiology, Prevention, and Treatment, Second Edition, updates and expands the hallmark first edition, which was the first comprehensive reference designed to provide clinicians of all skill levels with practical instruction grounded in evidence-based research. Featuring cases from a variety of dental specialties, the book covers the most commonly occurring implant complications as well as the unique.


Implant Complications: Multiple Treatment Modalities; Few Financial Options



Although the high predictability and long-term success rate of dental implants is well documented in the literature, complications and failures do occur. Success and predictability of dental implants have been well documented throughout the years with purported success rates of more than 90%…

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Dollars and Sense: Saving Teeth vs. Placing Implants



The long-term success rate of dental implants has been well-documented in the literature1 and is a technology that has been a boon to the financial element of dentistry. Similarly, retention of teeth with moderate to advanced bone loss via various periodontal treatment methods has enjoyed similar to higher long-term success rates….

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Peri-Implant Advisory Recent Articles


“Top Causes of Gingival Enlargement and Treatment Options”


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“Are We There Yet? A New Instrument that Determines when Dental Implants are Ready to be Restored”


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“5 Questions to Ask When Determining if Teeth with Perio-Endo Infections Can Be Saved”


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“Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics: The Truth Behind the Importance of Flossing”


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“Alternative to Suturing Reduces Surgical Time for Dental Procedures”


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“Functional Crown Lengthening Around Bleeding Crown and Veneer Restorations”


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“Top 5 Sources of Dental Implant Pain When ‘There is Nothing
Wrong with the Implant'”


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“Top Factors Leading to Dental Implant Abutment/Implant
Fixture Misfit: The Dreaded Macrogap”


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“5 Pathologies Most Likely to Affect the Tongue: Importance of Proper Examination and Diagnosis”


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“Saving Teeth: They Must Not Teach That as the First Therapeutic Response in Dental School”


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“Top 5 Anatomical Differences between Dental Implants and Teeth that Influence Treatment Outcomes”


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“Pinhole Surgical Technique: The Rebirth of the Noninvasive Soft-Tissue Graft”


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“Facts and Figures Behind the Opioid Epidemic: 3 Clinical Methods to Alleviate Pain and Decrease the Need for Opiates”


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“Alternative to Suturing Reduces Surgical Time for Dental Procedures”


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“The Best Bad-Breath Remedies, According to Dentists”
-nymag.com article featuring Dr. Scott Froum


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“Replacement dental implants: 3 clinical methods to increase survival rates after initial implant failure”


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“Implant-induced decay: A problem bigger than you think”


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“5 seconds of implant safety that can save 5 years of litigation”


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