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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Straumann and maxon motor announce partnership to produce dental implant components by ceramic injection moulding (CIM)

By | 2016-11-23T11:20:27+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Dental Implants, Trends|

Two leaders combine strengths to make ceramic implant treatments easier for dentists and more affordable for patients. Straumann to obtain 49% stake in joint venture company, subject to approval by German Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt). First CIM components expected in the near term – pending favourable laboratory and clinical results and regulatory applications Basel, [...]

Roberto Sleiter/Nathalie Oppliger: Individually milled bone augmentation to restore masticatory function (botiss maxgraft® bonebuilder)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

The 72-year-old healthy male patient presented at our practice in mid-2014 with the aim of improving his dental situation (Fig. 1). His quality of life was substantially impaired by his very mobile upper and lower dentures. He wanted to improve his appearance and, in particular, achieve a stable fit of his dentures, ideally by [...]

1st Women’s Implantology Network (WIN) workshop – a strong committment to female empowerment

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Education, Events, Practice & Lab Building|

In October 2016, 14 female dentists from 9 countries (mainly from Europe) met in Zurich, Switzerland for the 1st "Women's Implantology Network" workshop (WIN). These women had different professional backgrounds but they shared in common their young spirits, openness towards new technologies and innovations, and the true appreciation of diversity. On the first day [...]

ITI World Symposium 2017: Visit the cosmopolitan city of Basel and be part of next year’s most important event in implant dentistry

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Education, Events, News, Science, Trends|

The International Team for Implantology (ITI), Straumann's scientific partner, is holding the next edition of its flagship event – the ITI World Symposium – in 2017 from May 4 to 6 in Basel, Switzerland. The scientific program along with the faculty list have been published on the ITI World Symposium 2017 website at www.iti.org/worldsymposium2017. [...]

Arndt Happe: Immediate restoration in the esthetic zone (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The patient, a 30 year-old female in good general systemic health, had experienced unsuccessful endodontic treatment and a failed restoration of tooth 22 (Figs. 1, 2). The remaining root was insufficient for retention of a crown and showed periapical complications. The patient had a high lip line when smiling, showing both the papillae and the [...]

Jochen K. Alius: Immediate single tooth replacement in the anterior maxilla (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The patient, a 62 year-old female, non-smoker, and in good general health, underwent multiple dental treatments in the past. She came to my practice with an unsatisfactory tooth 21, and wanted this tooth replaced. 21 was previously root-filled and restored with a post and metal-ceramic crown. Radiographically, a gap is seen between the root [...]

Sebastian Weber: Guided surgery using a 3D-printed drill template

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Digital Dentistry|

This female patient with an edentulous maxilla presented at the Dental Clinic of the DPU in Krems, Austria, in January 2014 requesting implant provision. After a comprehensive history was taken and her dental situation assessed (maxilla complete denture, mandible front tooth bridge from 34-44 and model cast with Preci attachments), the general conditions for [...]

Richard J. Miron: “Biologics are becoming more and more routine in everyday practice” (Straumann® Emdogain®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Interviews, Trends|

Following his recent review in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology on twenty years of Enamel matrix derivative, Dr. Richard J. Miron shares with us in an interview some insights on the past, present and the future of Emdogain® and of biologics in dentistry. The full length publication free of charge can be requested here. [...]