Bassam F. Rabie
Alexandria Oral Implantology Association
Dr. Bassam F. Rabie graduated from the Faculty Of Oral And Dental Medicine, Cairo University in 1992, where he received his BDS. He was appointed a teaching position there for 3 years. In 1997 Dr. Bassam finished his Implant Prosthodontic Residency Specialty Program at the School Of Dental Medicine, Pittsburgh University, Pennsylvania, USA. Later on 1998, he became a Fellow of the American Academy Of Implant Prosthodontics (AAIP). Since 1994 Dr. Bassam had his private practice, and since 1997 he limited his practice to Dental Implants and Prosthodontics. In the year 2000 he owned the Esthetics Implant Center (EIC) which was one of the best implant specialized centers in Egypt, and since 2002 Dr. Bassam started his own private implant courses in addition to directing other implant courses with some of the elite dental implants associations in Egypt and other countries. Dr. Bassam has lectured both nationally and internationally in meetings and specialized implant courses especially about the topics of Biomechanical Considerations In Implant Prosthodontics From A Surgical And Prosthodontic Aspects, Cosmetic And Functional Stability Around Implants In The Esthetic Zone and Sinus Elevation And Grafting Techniques.
Dental implants in the esthetic zone has become a daily routine in our practice with the increased demand from patients to have them as cosmetically and functionally stable long term. To achieve these goals we have to understand the factors from bone and soft tissue reactions around the micro geometry of implants in the critical sub crestal area surrounding the implant abutment interface.