Journals

Did you know that our dentists here at Fairfield County Implants and Periodontics, LLC are world renown writers? They have contributed to a wide variety of journals and publications and have served as editors and contributors to an array of periodontal and implant dentistry books. If you would like to know more about the articles Dr. Michael Sonick and Dr. Rui Ma have written, browse below and call our office in Fairfield, Connecticut, at 203-254-2006 today.

An Atraumatic Approach to Internal Sinus Lifting: The Motorized Expansion Drill Technique

Michael Sonick, DMD; Rui Ma, DMD; and Debby Hwang, DMD

Compendium, June 2020

 

What Is Your Philosophy on Placing Implants Immediately Into Extraction Sites?

Michael Sonick, DMD, Robert A. Levine, DDS and Jason Kim, DDS

Compendium, March 2020

 

Glycogen Storage Disease Ib and Severe Periodontal Destruction: A Case Report

Rui Ma, Fardad Moein Vaziri, Gregory J. Sabino, Nima D. Sarmast, Steven M. Zove, Vincent J. Iacono and Julio A. Carrion

Dentistry Journal, October 2018

 

Papillary Retention Flap Design for Pocket Reduction/Regeneration: Case Series With Long-Term Follow-Up

Michael Sonick, DMD; Rui Ma, DMD; and Debby Hwang, DMD

Compendium, September 2018

 

Gingival Enlargement Associated With Acute Myelocytic Leukemia in a Child: Case Report

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD; Nima Sarmast, DDS, MS, MPH; Rui Ma, DMD

DENTALCETODAY.COM, September 2017

 

Bone Grafting Opportunities, Options in Implant Dentistry

Michael Sonick, DMD, and Rui Ma, DMD

Compendium, September 2017

 

Implants in the Aesthetic Zone

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD; Jay Dworkin, DMD

DENTISTRYTODAY.COM, January 2017

 

Retrieval of Displaced Implant Attributable to an Ill-Fitting Denture From the Maxillary Sinus Six Months After Transcrestal Sinus Floor Augmentation and Implant Placement

Nima D. Sarmast, Howard H. Wang, Rui Ma, Julio A. Carrion, and Vincent J. Iacono

Clinical Advances in Periodontics, November 2016

 

Guided Gingival Growth

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

DENTISTRYTODAY.COM, January 2016

 

Dry Spell

Rebecca Stone

Mentor, November 2015

 

Dental Implants

Vahe M. Zohrabian, MD, Michael Sonick, DMD, Debby Hwang, DMD, and James J. Abrahams, MD

Seminars in ULTRASOUND CT and MRI, October 2015

 

Crowning Achievements

Kim Mohr

Mentor, May 2015

 

Flood Control

Rebecca Stone

Mentor, March 2015

 

What’s New in Implant Dentistry?

Michael Sonick, DMD

Inside Dentistry, March 2015

 

Oral Landscaping

Rebecca Stone

Mentor, February 2015

 

Practice Must Haves

Michael Sonick, DMD, and Rui Ma, DMD, et al.

Inside Dentistry, November 2014

 

Perceptions of a Gummy Smile: Myths and Realities of Esthetic Crown Lengthening

Michael Sonick, DMD, Debby Hwang, DMD

Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Summer 2014

 

Is Today the Golden Age of Implant Dentistry?

Michael Sonick, DMD

2013

 

Implant Dentistry in the Esthetic Zone

Michael Sonick, DMD, Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dental Technology, February 2013

 

No Single “Definitive” Periodontal Therapy

Michael Sonick, DMD, Debby Hwang, DMD, Ray C. Williams, DMD, Barry P. Levin, DMD

Compendium, July/August 2012

 

Implants Case

Michael Sonick, DMD

Osteohealth, June 2012

 

Rescue Therapy for an Esthetically Compromised Maxillary Anterior Implant

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Kerr University Online Learning Center, 2011

 

Timing of Guided Bone Regeneration: A Case Report

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dentistry, February 2011

 

The Dependability of Connective Tissue Grafting for the Resolution of Full-Mouth Recession

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Compendium, January/February 2011

 

Two-stage esthetic crown lengthening

Michael Sonick, DMD, Stephen Rothenberg, DMD, and Debby Hwang, DMD

Cosmetic Dentistry, January 2011

 

Two-stage esthetic crown lengthening

Michael Sonick, DMD, Stephen Rothenberg, DMD, and Debby Hwang, DMD

Cosmetic Dentistry, January 2011

 

Esthetic management of adjacent maxillary central incisors

Dr. Michael Sonick, Dr. Patrice Foudy

Implant Tribune, September 2010

 

Predictable Maxillary Guided Bone Regeneration with a Bioabsorbable Membrane and Particulate Allograft: A Case Series Spanning Extraction to Final Prosthetics

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

The Journal of Implant & Advanced Clinical Dentistry, April 2010

 

Esthetic management of a single dental implant in the esthetic zone

Michael Sonick, DMD

Implant Tribune, March 2010

 

Posterior Maxillary GBR with Resorbable Membrane, Allograft, and Plasma Rich in Growth Factors: Pre- and Peri-Implant Placement

Michael Sonick, DMD

Sonick Seminars, December 2009

 

Anterior Maxillary Guided Bone Regeneration with Resorbable Collagen Membrane and Bone Allograft

Michael Sonick, DMD

Sonick Seminars, December 2009

 

Full-Arch Guided Bone Regeneration with Resorbable Collagen Membrane and Bone Allograft: Pre- and Post-Implant Placement

Michael Sonick, DMD

Sonick Seminars, December 2009

 

What is the Preferred Diagnostic Method for Evaluating Potential Implant Sites?

Jack T. Krauser, DMD; Robert Levine, DDS; and Michael Sonick, DMD, and Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dentistry, July/August 2009

 

Full-Mouth Root Coverage: A Combined Approach Using Connective Tissue and an Acellular Dermal Matrix

Michael Sonick, DMD; and Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dentistry, January 2009

 

Regeneration of the Posterior Maxillae With Simultaneous Extractions and Immediate Implant Placement: A Case Presentation

Michael Sonick, DMD

Biomet 3i

 

The Myths & Realities of Immediately Loaded Dental Implants

Allison M. DiMatteo, BA, MPS

Inside Dentistry, 2008

 

Making the Right Move: Planning Your Clinical Strategy

Allison M. DiMatteo, BA, MPS

Inside Dentistry, July/August 2008

 

Periodontal Plastic Surgery II: Esthetic Crown Lengthening

Michael Sonick, DMD; and Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dentistry, October 2007

 

What are some of the general situations in which an implant is indicated vs endodontic therapy?

Ali Allen Nasseh, DDS, MMSc; Robert Margeas, DDS; Michael Sonick, DDS

Inside Dentistry, September 2007

 

Immediate Implantation

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics, September 2007

 

Periodontal Plastic Surgery I: Root Coverage

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Inside Dentistry, May 2007

 

Tooth Extraction — An Opportunity for Site Preservation

Michael Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics, February 2007

 

Implant Dentistry: Evolution and Current Trends — The Times They are A-Changin’

Michael Sonick, DMD

Inside Dentistry, October 2006

 

The Economic Future of Implant Dentistry … Is So Bright We Have to Wear Shades

Michael Sonick, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics, January 2006

 

The Maxillary Central Incisor Implant: A Guide for Ideal Esthetic Implant Placement

Michael K. Sonick, DMD

Inside Dentistry, October 2005

 

The Declining Use of Amalgam … Are Dentists Taking Advantage of the Public’s Fears?

Ronald E. Goldstein, DDS

Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Practice, February 2003

 

Bone Sculpting to Achieve Papilla Regeneration Around Dental Implants

Michael Sonick, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Practice, June 2002

 

Hard and Soft Tissue Regeneration for Implants in the Esthetic Zone

Michael Sonick, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Practice, October 2001

 

Esthetic Rehabilitation of the Maxillary Anterior Sextant: The Periodontal-Restorative Connection

Michael Sonick, DMD

Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Practice, March/April 1998

 

Esthetic Crown Lengthening for Maxillary Anterior Teeth

Michael Sonick, DMD

Compendium, August 1997

 

A Comparison of the Accuracy of Periapical, Panoramic, and Computerized Tomographic Radiographs in Locating the Mandibular Canal

Michael Sonick, DMD; James Abrahams, MD; Robert A. Faiella, DMD, MMSc

Journal of Medical Insight, 1994

 

Root Coverage: A Comparison of Techniques: The Free Gingival Graft versus The Subepithelial Connective Tissue Graft

Michael Sonick, DMD

PPAD, 1992