Conferences

Periimplantitis

It refers to a chronic inflammatory process that affects the tissues that surround a dental implant; this inflammation is cause of loss of bone support (alveolar bone) in which it has integrated. If the inflammatory problem affects only soft tissues, is called mucositis; when not treated in time mucositis complicates affecting the tissues surrounding the
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Dental hygiene helps block pneumonia-causing bacteria

The mouth is a complex ecological niche, and what happens in the mouth can have a profound effect on overall health and illness. Poor oral health can affect nutrition and hydration and has a direct impact on quality of life. Additionally, oral health problems have been associated with cardiovascular disease, endocarditis, poor glycemic control in
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Our patients are our priority

Always looking for improving as the pioneers in Dental Health in El Salvador, Dr. Rafael Lorenzana recently participated in the international Symposium “Reducing Risks and Improving the Outcomes of Implant Dentistry” it had the participation of world-renowned speaker such as Dr. Edward P. Allen, specialist in each topic been supported by the worldly known brand
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Prosthetic Management of Edentulous Mandible using Endosseous Implants and Overdentures

          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 of a complete
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TMJ Symptoms: Tension Headache and Jaw Pain

        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. The
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Medical Travel... EL SALVADOR!

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
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3rd Annual Medical Tourism Congress

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 Center.  The Congress begins today,
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