Facial plast Surg 2008; 24(1): 022-034
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-1021459
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Computer-Designed Implants for Fronto-Orbital Defect Reconstruction

John L. Frodel1 , 2  Jr. 
  • 1Facial Plastic Surgery and Geisinger Multidisciplinary Cosmetic Center, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania
  • 2Atlanta Medical Day Spa, Atlanta, Georgia
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Publication Date:
20 February 2008 (online)


Patients with complex defects of the frontal and orbital regions present a myriad of problems for the reconstructive surgeon. In this review, options that allow state-of-the-art reconstruction using computer-assisted implants will be illustrated. The advantages of such implants created with computer assistance will be reviewed as well as indications for their use.