Articles and Lectures

A leader in his field

AAP Lecture
Dr Caplanis gives a presentation on Periodontal Considerations in the Esthetic Zone at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Periodontology in Los Angeles on October 1st, 2012.

OCDS Lecture
Dr Caplanis introduces a speaker to the podium as the Co-Chair of the Orange County Dental Society’s two day technology forum in Anaheim on September 28-29, 2012.

Dr. Caplanis was one of the key note speakers at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Annual Meeting in 2009. He has published in the following prestigious peer reviewed journals. Click on the pictures to see more details.

Dr Caplanis presents Keynote speech Dr Caplanis with group at American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Annual Meeting in 2009

Dr. Caplanis served as the meeting chairman for the “Focus on the Sinus” conference
in Newport Beach in April of 2007.

J Oral Implantol
FDA moves to reclassify blade implants
Rob Goszkowski, Dr. Bicuspid. 2013 Jan.
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Extraction defect assessment, classification, and management.
Caplanis N, Lozada JL, Kan JY. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2005 Nov;33(11):853-63.

Bone formation in the maxillary sinus by using platelet-rich plasma: an experimental study in sheep.
Grageda E, Lozada JL, Boyne PJ, Caplanis N, McMillan PJ. J Oral Implantol. 2005;31(1):2-17.

Effect of teeth with periradicular lesions on adjacent dental implants.
Shabahang S, Bohsali K, Boyne PJ, Caplanis N, Lozada J, Torabinejad M.
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2003 Sep;96(3):321-6.

Implant dentistry education for the practicing dentist.
Caplanis N, Kan JY, Lozada JL. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2001 Nov;29(11):757-64.

Platelet-rich plasma application in sinus graft surgery: Part I–Background and processing techniques.
Lozada JL, Caplanis N, Proussaefs P, Willardsen J, Kammeyer G.
J Oral Implantol. 2001;27(1):38-42.

Histologic evaluation of hydroxyapatite-coated root-form implant retrieved after 7 years in function: a case report.
Proussaefs PT, Tatakis DN, Lozada J, Caplanis N, Rohrer MD.
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2000 May-Jun;15(3):438-43.

Immediate loading of a single hydroxyapatite-coated threaded root form implant: a clinical report.
Gomes A, Lozada JL, Caplanis N, Kleinman A.
J Oral Implantol. 1998;24(3):159-66.

Effect of allogeneic freeze-dried demineralized bone matrix on regeneration of alveolar bone and periodontal attachment in dogs.
Caplanis N, Lee MB, Zimmerman GJ, Selvig KA, Wikesjö UM.
J Clin Periodontol. 1998 Oct;25(10):801-6.
Application of rhBMP-2 to Alveolar (peri-implant) and Periodontal Defects
In Lynch SE, Genco RJ, Marx RE. Tissue Engineering Applications in Maxillofacial Surgery and Periodontics. Chicago, IL: Quintessence Publishing Company 1998.

Effect of allogenic freeze-dried demineralized bone matrix on guided tissue regeneration in dogs.
Caplanis N, Lee MB, Zimmerman GJ, Selvig KA, Wikesjö UM.
J Periodontol. 1998 Aug;69(8):851-6.

Osseointegration: contemporary concepts and treatment.
Caplanis N, Kan JY, Lozada JL.
J Calif Dent Assoc. 1997 Dec;25(12):843-51.

Effect of allogeneic, freeze-dried, demineralized bone matrix on guided bone regeneration in supra-alveolar peri-implant defects in dogs.
Caplanis N, Sigurdsson TJ, Rohrer MD, Wikesjö UM.
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 1997 Sep-Oct;12(5):634-42