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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Facts and figures about the online dental-implant-year 2015

By | January 22nd, 2016|Trends|

 

 

The online dental-implant-year 2015 ended a couple of days ago and we took a closer look at the facts and figures about what happened on the various digital channels like Social Media, Online News, Blogs, and many more. Overall there have been more than 400'000 mentions of dental implants in some of the most common [...]

Excellent results for Straumann implants in independent peri-implantitis study

By | January 22nd, 2016|Dental Implants, Education, News, Science|

 

 

Results from a large independent study on peri-implantitis have shown there are substantial differences between implant systems and the occurrence of peri-implantitis, an inflammation around dental implants that leads to implant loss if not treated. Large retrospective study1 of dental implants in broad clinical setting: 427 patients, 1578 implants from [...]

Do you have your dental practice’s Name-Adress-Phone (NAP) right for google maps?

By | January 20th, 2016|Practice & Lab Building|

 

 

Almost 50% of patients seeking a dental implant treatment go online at some point in their decision making process [1]. It is essential that you can grab their attention during their patient journey. Therefore online search engines are a key element. Unfortunately the online world is ever evolving and it is hard to keep up; especially if your core competence is treating [...]

Clinical review: Straumann® Pro Arch – the solution for implant-borne full-arch restorations

By | January 19th, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Science, Trends|

 

 

Straumann® Pro Arch offers a safe, reliable and less complex treatment option for patients requiring full-arch treatments. Patients and clinicians benefit from the combination of the individualized prosthetics and the surgical advantages of the Straumann® SLActive® surface as well as the unique material properties of Roxolid®. DID YOU KNOW? In a recent survey [...]

The EAO explained in 1 minute and 48 seconds

By | January 18th, 2016|Events|

 

 

The co-chairs of the Paris congress 2016, David Nisand and Franck Renouard, and the Chair of the EAO’s congress committee, Luca Cordaro, explain why the EAO congress is a unique event in the field of implant dentistry.

Did you know? Only 15–20% of adults treated for tooth loss receive implants.

By | January 14th, 2016|Trends|

 

 

The population in the US is aging, resulting in more patients with tooth loss [1]. Patients who have been treated are likely to require maintenance work (probably more so with conventional treatment). Most people lose more than one tooth in life and thus re-enter the treatment path. [1] Infographic based on Straumann proprietary study with 5000 respondents conducted by [...]

1st Straumann-botiss YoungProAward goes to Andreas Pabst for his research into the use of tissue-graft products for regenerating gum tissues (botiss mucoderm®)

By | January 11th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, News, Science|

 

 

The first "Straumann-botiss YoungProAward in Regenerative Dentistry" was presented on 4 December 2015 to Andreas Pabst, at the botiss bone & tissue days event in Salzburg, Austria. The award was presented by Dr Drazen Tadic, Managing Partner of botiss biomaterials and Dr Dirk Probst, Head of Biomaterials Product Management at Straumann. About the winner: Andreas [...]

Simply doing more for our more than 100’000 Facebook fans!

By | January 8th, 2016|News, Trends|

 

 

Straumann started to actively engage in Social Media in 2013. Ever since, especially our Facebook community has boldly grown and finally hit the 100'000 likes mark today, January 8th, 2016. It makes us proud to be such a "loved" brand and we therefore want to thank you all for your ongoing support! Of course we [...]

Digital clinical photography: how to capture high-quality pictures (ITI Learning Pathways)

By | January 7th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Education, Practice & Lab Building|

 

 

The importance of photography in implant dentistry cannot be overstated. Clinical photography is both an art and a science - and thus a scientific approach is required to master this powerful tool. A new ITI Online Academy Learning Pathway provides professional knowledge. Make ideal use of the camera when documenting your cases Proficiency in [...]