Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that replaces missing bone in order to repair bone fractures that are extremely complex, pose a significant health risk to the patient, or fail to heal properly.

Types and Tissue Sources:

Autograft. Autologous or autogenous bone grafting involves utilizing bone obtained from same individual receiving the graft.

  1. Allografts.
  2. Synthetic variants.
  3. Xenograft.
  4. Alloplastic grafts.
  5. Growth factors.
  6. Ceramic-based bone graft substitutes.
  7. Polymer-based bone graft substitutes.