What is Secondary alveolar grafting?
Bone grafting is a technique in which bone is grafted into the cleft site inside the jaws. For Alveolar Bone Grafting, The bone is most commonly taken from the iliac or hip bone.
Why This bone grafting done?
When This grafting done?
The main aims of the treatment are:
- The form & Function should be restored
- Proper occlusal relationship of the maxilla and mandible must be created & maintained.
- The eruption of the tooth in the vicinity of the cleft should be stimulated.
- An arch form should improve as well.