The choice of a suitable prosthesis for a specific case is determined to a great extent by the underlying residual bone as well as the mucosa. Also of significance are the expectations and demands of the patient from the prosthesis. The following case report discusses the rehabilitation . . . → Read More: Prosthetic Management of Edentulous Mandible using Endosseous Implants and Overdentures
Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, causes jaw pain that may be mistaken for recurring tension headaches according to a recent study of TMJ symptoms. Jaw pain due to TMJ symptoms will not respond to tension headache treatment. Instead, such pain must be treated in the same way traditional TMJ symptoms.
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Is IV sedation for you?
Are you scared of going to the dentist?
Well, now their is a solution for you. I.V. Sedation!
IV stands for intravenous, which means sedative medication is administered through the veins. Because of its rapid effects many patients prefer this relaxation option.
IV sedation medication is delivered through a . . . → Read More: I.V. Sedation
Last Thursday (May 9, 2013) Dr. Rafael Lorenzana was invited by the Ministry of Tourism to a conference held by the minister himself, Napoleon Duarte. The conference, in which the results were revealed of a diagnostic study on medical travel that was realized by Dr. Mario Cruz, were interesting results that showed that El Salvador . . . → Read More: Medical Travel… EL SALVADOR!
Me on the left, part of the Salvadoran delegation.
Hello all, Dr. Lorenzana here. I´m in Los Angeles at the 3rd World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress at the Hyatt Regency. The congress is organized by the Medical Tourism Association and its president, Renee-Marie Stephano.
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Dr. Lorenzana will be atending the 3rd Anual World Medical Tourism and Glogal Healthcare Congress organized by the Medical Tourism Association and hosted by the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. There are 75 countries participating, including El Salvador, and over 200 companies participating, including of course, Lorenzana Dental . . . → Read More: 3rd Annual Medical Tourism Congress