With more than 20 years of experience as a dentist, Azadeh (Amy) Khajavi, DMD, focuses primarily on cosmetic and implant dentistry at her practice in San Diego. Azadeh Khajavi, DMD, also maintains membership with the California Implant Institute. The organization’s academic chairman Louie Al-Faraje, DDS, is an expert in oral implantology and a well-known author in the implant dentistry field.
Dr. Al-Faraje’s most successful book was published in 2011 under the title Surgical Complications in Oral Implantology. The textbook serves as a multifunctional self-instruction guide to help implant surgeons prevent, diagnose, and respond to surgery-related issues in implant dentistry.
On one level, the textbook provides important resources for implant surgeons who need concise and useful information on how to react to implant complications in high-pressure situations. The book delivers practitioners a detailed treatment-planning procedure to facilitate early detection and prevention of possible surgical complications.
A best-selling textbook published in seven languages, Surgical Complications in Oral Implantology also acts as an implant surgery primer with information on each stage of the implant process, including consultation, treatment planning, and the restorative phase.