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Monthly Archives: March 2017

IDS 2017 review: Rocking dentistry like never before!

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:30+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Events|

As announced, Straumann surprised dentistry at the International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany, by presenting lots of innovations, product novelties and services that shook up the market. All this was embedded in an unrivalled show without precedent. A top-notch booth, an impressive “Digital Performance” juggernaut truck, a Virtual Reality “Innovation Cube”, and a rock [...]

Michael Kristensen: Straumann® Novaloc® attachments on 4 Straumann® RN/NNC for retention of full upper denture with palatal reduction. A case report

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:30+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

In the present case, four Straumann® RN/NNC implants with Straumann® Novaloc® attachments added high retention to a full upper denture. The four implants were placed almost parallel, making it an easy case for the dental technician as well. Sometimes the anatomy of the residual upper ridge gives the implants in the front an anterior [...]

For the advancement of dental research: apply for the ITI André Schroeder Research Prizes 2018

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:30+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Events, Science|

The "André Schroeder Research Prize for Preclinical Research" and the "André Schroeder Research Prize for Clinical Research" represent today two of the most prestigious annual awards in the field of implant dentistry. They are awarded to independent researchers for advancing dental research. The aim is to promote new scientific findings in implant dentistry and [...]

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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|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 [...]

Martina Stefanini: Treatment of two adjacent infrabony defects with Straumann® Emdogain®

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Dental Biomaterials|

In the following case, periodontal regenerative surgery with amelogenins (Emdogain®) produced complete filling of two adjacent vertical, deep and non-contained defects in the lower jaw. Moreover, the results were well maintained in the long term (6 years), as demonstrated clinically and radiologically. The periodontal regenerative treatment changed the prognosis of the lower first molar [...]

Angel Moreno: All-Records-in-One® for immediate loading – a novel technique for manufacturing a full-arch, fixed, implant-supported provisional restoration in the surgical office (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

This case report presents an immediate-loading procedure as an innovative application for the newly described “All-Records-in-One®” impression technique*. This method allows us to fabricate a temporary implant-supported restoration for an edentulous patient in a quick, accurate and comfortable manner for both patients and clinicians. As the procedure is entirely prosthodontically driven, it is highly [...]

Leonardo Trombelli: Periodontal regeneration with the Single Flap Approach (Straumann® Emdogain)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials, Education|

Periodontitis is the most common chronic inflammatory disease seen in humans. 5 – 15% of the worldwide population suffers from severe periodontitis that may lead to tooth loss [1]. Subjects with periodontitis have a 25% increased risk for coronary heart disease when compared to periodontitis-free individuals [2].  Over the years, many treatment strategies have [...]

6th Implantology & Oral Rehabilitation Congress (IORC) in Lisbon, Portugal

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:32+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Education, Events|

On April 7th and 8th, the Caramês Advanced Education Center® in Lisbon will be hosting the 6th edition of the IORC (Implantology & Oral Rehabilitation Congress), featuring internationally renowned speakers from all over the world. This event, sponsored by Straumann, is intended to be an update on the latest techniques and developments in implantology [...]

The social factors of implant therapy (ITI Online Academy Learning Pathway)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:32+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Dental Implants, Practice & Lab Building|

When a patient suffers loss of teeth, social, psychological and physical well-being are all impacted. Social and psychological factors, in particular, play a significant yet often overlooked role in the success or failure of dental implant therapy. A Learning Pathway of the ITI Online Academy addresses the non-biological factors that affect treatment outcomes: • Social [...]

The finalist teams of the Excellence in Prosthodontics Award

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:32+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Clinical Cases|

Choose your favorite finalist team. Online vote will be open until Sunday, March 19 (11:59 PM GMT). Vote Now Dr. Pascal Magne will award the winning team that will be announced during the IX AIOP Mediterranean Meeting held April 7-8, 2017, in Riccione (Italy). FIRST PRIZE: Straumann® CARES® Intraoral Scanner: [...]