Indications for Use, Warnings, and Contraindications

Indications for Use:

  • Filling and/or reconstruction of a traumatic or degenerative multi-walled bone defect.
  • Augmentation of the sinus floor.
  • Augmentation of an atrophied alveolar ridge.
  • Filling of a periodontal or other alveolar bone defect, tooth sockets,
  • and osteotomies.
  • Preservation of the alveolus for an implant osteotomy.

Warnings:

  • SynthoGraft should only be used by or under the supervision of trained personnel with experience in surgical techniques.
  • Do not use SynthoGraft if package has been opened, damaged, or if the expiration date has passed.
  • Do not compromise blood supply to the surgical site.
  • Do not apply SynthoGraft unless it is wetted with the patient’s blood.
  • Do not wet SynthoGraft with any solution (e.g. physiological saline, NaCl or antibiotics) other than the patient’s blood.
  • Do not mix SynthoGraft with any other bone grafting material.
  • Do not overfill surgical site.
  • Do not re-sterilize SynthoGraft.
  • Discard any unused SynthoGraft particles.
  • Use sutures and/or membranes to prevent migration of particles.
  • SynthoGraft is packaged and sterilized for single use only.

Contraindications:

SynthoGraft should not be used for patients with the juvenile form of chronic periodontitis, uncontrolled systemic diseases, infections, endocrinopathies, coagulopathies, psychological and neurological concerns, or in any other instance where the clinician believes that surgery or the use of SynthoGraft is inappropriate.


Contact Information:
SynthoGraft • 501 Arborway, Boston, MA 02130
Tel: (800) 882-4266 or (617) 524-4443
Fax: (800) 282-4266 or (617) 524-0096