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Monthly Archives: August 2016

Straumann® CARES® Intraoral Scanner: fast and convenient scans with the patient in mind

By | August 26th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry, Practice & Lab Building|

 

 

With the Straumann® CARES® Intraoral Scanner you can quickly and easily acquire digital impression data that can be used to design and produce effective prosthodontic solutions. You can save a considerable amount of time compared with conventional methods that require physical models to be fabricated and shipped. Digital impressions replace conventional tray impressions, which are unpleasant for [...]

Straumann® CARES® high temperature furnaces Therm and Argotherm: meet the increased demand for zirconia and Cobalt-chrome restorations

By | August 23rd, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry|

 

 

Straumann®‹ high temperature furnaces provide a variety of features combining easy operation and performance consistency. Space-saving designs with fully-automated, pre-programmed and customizable sintering programs make them ideal for the dental laboratory. Straumann® Therm for zirconia restorations ­ Optimally coordinated, fully automated sintering programmes for different restoration sizes Three stackable sintering bowls to maximize utilization ­ Four sintering programmes [...]

Julia-Gabriela Wittneben: About Zirconia abutments

By | August 20th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry, Education, Products & Solutions|

 

 

In this presentation, Julia-Gabriela Wittneben discusses the clinical indications and advantages of zirconium-dioxide implant abutments. She provides an overview on existing clinical guidelines and recommendations and shows also a case example with 5-year follow-up.  Dr. Wittneben states: „In the anterior region a CAD/CAM individualized abutment made of zirconium dioxide is beneficial for the final esthetic [...]

Original components: “Seemingly ‘similar’ parts from different manufacturers can have serious performance differences“

By | August 18th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Interviews, Products & Solutions|

 

 

On the occasion of the recent publication of his latest research in the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants*, Professor J. Robert Kelly, a renowned material scientist from the University of Connectitut, was kind enough to grant us an interview. The cited study and the conclusions drawn from it once more show that not all implant [...]

Straumann® CARES® ‹M Series: more options for in-lab milling and grinding

By | August 5th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry|

 

 

Wet, wet/dry and dry-milling: the Straumann®‹ CARES® M Series milling and grinding system enables dental laboratories to produce an extensive range of restorations for every type of indication. Its compact design fits in any laboratory and it can handle a wide range of materials, allowing your lab to produce a broad range of prosthetics – from [...]

Julia-Gabriela Wittneben: Abutment selection and long-term success

By | August 4th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics, Products & Solutions|

 

 

The selection of the implant abutment for each individual patient case is an important part of the implant-prosthetic treatment phase. Long-term clinical studies on fixed implant-supported reconstructions show low technical complication rates regarding the abutment itself [1]. In this article, Julia-Gabriela Wittneben discusses different implant abutment types, the various abutment materials, and their clinical [...]