Ilser Turkyilmaz

The University of Texas at AustinUnited States of America

Dr. Ilser Turkyilmaz obtained his dental degree from Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey in 1998. He completed his PhD program at the same university in 2004. Then he worked in the Department of Biomaterials, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden in 2005. He worked as an Implant Prosthodontic Fellow in the Department of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, the Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio from 2007 to 2008. He has been working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas since 2008. He has also been serving as the Director of Dental School Implant Clinic since 07/2011. Dr. Turkyilmaz earned Diplomate status within the International Congress of Oral Implantologists in 2011, which is the highest honor showing efforts in education, research and actual clinical experience with dental implants.

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Implant dentistry has changed and enhanced significantly since the introduction of osseointegration concept with dental implants. Because the benefits of therapy became apparent, implant treatment earned a widespread acceptance. Therefore, the need for dental implants has caused a rapid expansion of the market worldwide. Dental implantology continues to excel with the developments of new surgical and prosthodontic techniques, and armamentarium. The purpose of this book named Current Concepts in Dental Implantology is to present a novel resource for dentists who want to replace missing teeth with dental implants. It is a carefully organized book, which blends basic science, clinical experience, and current and future concepts. This book includes ten chapters and our aim is to provide a valuable source for dental students, post-graduate residents and clinicians who want to know more about dental implants.

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