MEDICATION RELATED OSTEONECROSIS OF THE JAW

MRONJ

  • A RARE COMPLICATION OF INVASIVE DENTAL SURGERY IN COMBINATION WITH CERTAIN OSTEOPOROSIS MEDICATIONS

  • PATIENTS AT RISK ARE THOSE WITH OSTEOPOROSIS

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PREVENTION IS KEY

  • INVASIVE DENTAL PROCEDURES MUST BE PROPERLY TIMED AND COORDINATED WITH YOUR PHYSICIAN TO AVOID COMPLICATIONS

  • GOOD ORAL HYGIENE IS VERY IMPORTANT 

WE OFFER

  • PATIENT EDUCATION

  • MODIFIED APPROACH TO EXTRACTIONS MINIMIZING RISK OF MRONJ

  • VARIOUS TREATMENT MODALITIES TO MANAGE MRONJ

The following document published by the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, provides an overview of the current position on the diagnosis, management and prevention of MRONJ.