Implant dentistry has evolved tremendously over the past three decades and is rapidly progressing as new materials and protocols become available each year. With the number of advancements made in digitally based media and marketing, it is imperative that the clinician be able to separate new trends from evidence-based protocols to make sound and predictable choices for the ultimate benefit of patients. This book presents evidences to show the successes and failures of various treatment approaches and protocols. Early chapters discuss the relevant techniques utilized for bone augmentation decision making, including barrier membranes, bone grafting materials, and growth factors. Surgical chapters dedicated to extraction socket management, alveolar ridge augmentation follow, each chapter detailing specific indications and patient selection criteria as well as step-by-step surgical procedures.