From 17 to 19 July 2014, Dr Jean-Louis Zadikian in Sarcelles, France, together with his team, treated edentulous patients free of charge for three days. 14 patients were selected beforehand and operated on in his clinic which is also home to the AFOPI Campus (Association Française des Omnipraticiens Pratiquant l'Implantologie). All patients were given [...]
Michael Erbshäuser: Single implant restoration in the anterior zone with guided bone regeneration (botiss cerabone® and collprotect®)
"With modern biomaterials, such as cerabone® and collprotect®, bone augmentation is possible without the need for a second surgical site to harvest autologous bone. This reduces patient morbidity and surgical time, as well as eliminates the additional risks of a second surgery, which is more acceptable to the patient. In this case, the materials used led to unremarkable healing after [...]
With the Oscars coming up this weekend, we want to know from you: which is your Straumann #dentalimplantoscar? Take the poll and we'll update you on the results in the coming days. And here are the results as of June 28, 2016 with 143 responses. Thanks for your participation!
3rd bone & tissue days World Congress in Berlin, September 8-10 2016 at the Berlin Congress Center (bcc)
Dental bone and tissue regeneration is both, a clinical art and science. Expertise in tissue regeneration requires constant innovation, learning from the best, participation and exchange. botiss invites you to their 3rd bone & tissue days world congress, to experience presentations and workshops of leading clinical and scientific regeneration experts, giving you the chance for highest-level [...]
Straumann has launched the #StraumannLegend campaign, in which the material and surface technologies of Roxolid® and SLActive® combine with a tapered design for exceptional strength and osseointegration properties. The “Excalibur” promotion clip can be found on the websites for the specific countries (blt.straumann.com), together with testimonials, scientific reports, a social media engagement tool – [...]
Clinical review: The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant. More than primary stability. The new tapered standard.
The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant offers excellent primary stability in soft bone and fresh extraction sockets. The tapered form adequately compresses the underprepared osteotomy. It also lets you effectively master your patient’s limited anatomy such as facial undercut, converging root tips, concave jaw structure or narrow atrophied ridges. Building on the clinically proven [...]
After every visit to my dentist I promise myself to REALLY start flossing every day! But my life has changed after reading this article about building habits. I may have gotten it all wrong. Instead of setting the bar at a world record high, I should start setting smaller goals, which I'm more likely to achieve [...]