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International course: Immediate temporization through a full digital protocol, October 3-4 in Madrid, Spain

By | July 9th, 2017|Digital Dentistry, Events, Trends|

 

 Immediate loading is a differential factor for practices and, of course, patients. By attending the course at the Centro Clínico i2 Implantología in Madrid, Spain, you will learn how to use simple and reliable protocols in a full digital environment, and how to receive amazing results coming both from regular implant placement and guided surgery with […]

Immediate loading is a differential factor for practices and, of course, patients. By attending the course at the Centro Clínico i2 Implantología in Madrid, Spain, you will learn how to use simple and reliable protocols in a full digital environment, and how to receive amazing results coming both from regular implant placement and guided surgery with [...]

And the winner is… Dr Antonio Liñares! (ITI André Schroeder Research Prize 2017)

By | June 28th, 2017|Dental Implants, News, Science|

 

 

This year the André Schroeder Research Prize for preclinical research was awarded to Dr Antonio Liñares and his research team for their work entitled: “Histological assessment of hard and soft tissues surrounding a novel ceramic implant: a pilot study in the minipig”, and recently published in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology. The winner received his [...]

Philippe Chapelot: Use of the Straumann® BLT implant and Straumann® Novaloc® abutments for rehabilitation of an edentulous mandible

By | June 23rd, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

In this case study, Straumann® BLT implants were successfully used to rehabilitate the patient’s mandible. The Novaloc® system proved to be highly retentive and comfortable for the patient, who referred to it several times as the treatment that changed his life. PRODUCT INFORMATION BY THE MANUFACTURER The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant offers [...]

Efficient treatment protocols: the digital workflow – lectures from the Straumann corporate forum at the ITI World Symposium 2017

By | June 11th, 2017|Digital Dentistry, Trends|

 

 

Digitalization is impacting the world of dentistry immensely as it becomes one of the most innovative and fastest growing areas in the field. Completely new concepts are changing the way dental business is operated. This dynamic shift allows lab owners and dental practitioners to adapt their business model to better match patients' ever increasing [...]

Wiebe Derksen: Application of the Straumann® BLT Ø 2,9 mm implant in the esthetic zone

By | May 30th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The restoration design described in this case report guarantees a biocompatible transmucosal zone and prevents cement excess. Bone remodeling is reduced thanks to the asymmetrical Variobase® abutment and this biocompatible restoration design (Fig. 19). The new implant diameter gives us clinicians the opportunity to provide our patients with clinically acceptable implant restorations even in [...]

Rocking implant dentistry: Live from the ITI World Symposium 2017 Basel – May 4-6

By | May 6th, 2017|Events, Science|

 

 

Basel, Switzerland, is this week’s world capital of implant dentistry. Dental professionals from all over the world are gathering at the ITI World Symposium 2017, the largest to date, with almost five thousand participants. Over the next three days, 101 speakers and moderators will share their knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm at the biggest implant [...]

Live from the ITI World Symposium 2017: Urs Belser on the future of implant dentistry

By | May 6th, 2017|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Interviews, Science, Trends|

 

 

Basel is a hotspot for art and architecture, and dentistry is a kind of art. Switzerland plays an important role in implant dentistry which is constantly evolving towards digitization and has to deal with increasing patient expectations. Urs Belser's hope for the future of our field is that prevention and biological thinking become center [...]

Live from the ITI World Symposium 2017: Bilal Al-Nawas on Reducing Invasiveness

By | May 6th, 2017|Dental Implants, Interviews, Science, Trends|

 

 

For the patient, the question "How much do I suffer?" remains crucial when it comes to dental implant therapy. Expectations have evolved while surgical techniques and the "hardware" have become more and more refined and sophisticated. Bilal Al-Nawas welcomes the trend towards smaller implants and observes the increasing importance of biomaterials. [...]

Live from the ITI World Symposium: Charlotte Stilwell on edentulous patient treatment

By | May 6th, 2017|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Events, Interviews, Trends|

 

 

Nowadays, people are older when the need for dental restoration becomes acute, compared to past decades. Charlotte Stilwell emphasizes that good oral function is a human right and dentists have to obtain and develop the skills necessary to maintain and restore this essential quality of life in the most appropriate way. [...]

Live from the ITI World Symposium 2017: German Gallucci on digital dentistry

By | May 5th, 2017|Digital Dentistry, Events, Interviews, Trends|

 

 

German Gallucci states that digital dentistry is here to stay and that this technology can and should be used by every dental practicioner. It doesn't change biologics but it changes the way things are done and shared in the team, providing more information and thus more possibilities of intervention, more safety and more patient involvement. [...]