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November 01, 2017
Category: Dental Procedures
Tags: PRF   Implants   Extractions   Healing   Drysocket  

Platelet Rich Fibrin, also known as PRF, is made by taking the patients's own growth factors from their own sample (all natural) , then concentrating the proteins involved in healing in a centrifuge. The plug, what we can the resulting concentration of proteins,

is then used in the area we wish to bone graft or as a membrane to help soft tissue heal faster.Highly used in extraction sites, implant procedures, tissue grafts...

The benefits:

Faster healing

Decreased swelling

Accelerated healing of bone to dental Implants

Decreased chance for infections

Decreased change for dry socket 

Increased early blood supply to tooth extraction socket

Facilitates fast and proper healing of wisdom tooth extraction sites

And best of All, it's all autogenous (from the patient's own body). No foreign materials!