About this Journal

 IMPLANTOLOGY is the official journal of the Korean Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Implantology. This trimonthly journal offers high-quality original articles, case series study, case reports, collective or current reviews, technical notes, brief communications or correspondences, and others related to regenerative medicine, dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant surgery, periodontal surgery, prothodontic treatment, and other implant therapy. IMPLANTOLOGY is of interest to oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontologists and prothodontists as well as others who are interested in these fields.

 IMPLANTOLOGY was launched in 1995. This journal is principally published four times for a year (at the last day of March, June, September, and December). ISSN 1229-5418 was assigned since 1995.

 Full text PDF files are available at http://www.implant.or.kr For subscription, submission and all other information, visit our website.The journal is provided free of charge.

Research Article
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Clinical Evaluation of Vertical Ridge Augmentation Using Titanium Reinforced PTFE membrane

Dong-Joo Sun, Yeon-Ah Oh, Jeoung-A Yu, Dong-Woon Lee*
Purpose: This study reports four cases of vertical ridge augmentation using titanium reinforced Polytetrafluoroethylene (TR-PTFE) membranes. ...... more
March. 2018
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The Effect of Immediate or Delayed Suture After Transected Facial Nerve on Rats

Myunhwan Lee, Jun-Young Paeng, Jaemyung Ahn, Jongrak Hong*
Objectives: The purpose of this study was to compare immediate suture with delayed suture after nerve transected. ...... more
March. 2018
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Study on Users’ Responses to Facebook Messages from Dental Clinics

Bo-Ram Shin, Im Hee Shin, Ji-Man Park*
Purpose: Although many dental clinics have actively managed social network service (SNS), there are few studies on the effects of messages produced ...... more
March. 2018
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A Long-term Cumulative Survival Rate of Immediate Implants: Retrospective Study

Se-Jin Kim, Jun-Hwan Kim, Da-Jeong Namgung, Young Ku*
The purpose of this study is to analyze 11-year cumulative survival rate on immediate implants placed between 2006 and 2016 at Seoul National ...... more
March. 2018
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Review of Computer-assisted Implant Surgeries: Navigation Surgery System vs. Computer-guided Implant Template vs. Robot

Ji-Man Park*, Jongyub Kim, June-Sung Shim
In addition to the computer-guided implant template popularized in Korea recently, the navigation system and early-stage robot are becoming the new trend in the field of computer-assisted implant surgery. The navigation surgery ...... more
March. 2018
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