How can I use Dentin chips in Bone Augmentation?

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Dentin chips...

Recent research has demonstrated that dentin chips have shown some promise in laboratory animals (i.e., rabbit teeth), however, I have yet to see any promising research on the use of dentin chips to augment human bone.  Good luck and I hope this helps. Follow me if you have more questions.
Sarah Thompson, DMD

You cannot

You cannot use dentin chips in bone augmentation as they are completely different in molecular structure.

Aria Irvani, DDS
Irvine Dentist
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