Journal of Oral Research and Review

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 27--31

Piezosurgery in dentistry


Dhruvakumar Deepa1, Gazal Jain1, Tushika Bansal2 
1 Department of Periodontology, Subharti Dental College and Hospital, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Periodontology, Uttaranchal Dental and Medical Research Institute, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India

Correspondence Address:
Dhruvakumar Deepa
Department of Periodontology, Subharti Dental College and Hospital, Meerut - 250 005, Uttar Pradesh
India

Piezosurgery (piezoelectric bone surgery) is a technique of bone surgery which is gaining popularity in the field of dentistry in the recent years. This device is being used in osteotomies, periodontology and implantology, and oral surgical procedures. Piezoelectric ultrasonic vibrations are utilized to perform precise and safe osteotomies. This article discusses the equipment, biological effects on bone, and advantages and disadvantages of this technology.


How to cite this article:
Deepa D, Jain G, Bansal T. Piezosurgery in dentistry.J Oral Res Rev 2016;8:27-31


How to cite this URL:
Deepa D, Jain G, Bansal T. Piezosurgery in dentistry. J Oral Res Rev [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Apr 10 ];8:27-31
Available from: http://www.jorr.org/article.asp?issn=2249-4987;year=2016;volume=8;issue=1;spage=27;epage=31;aulast=Deepa;type=0