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Stefanie Seitz: Application of the Straumann® n!ce™ glass ceramic material for a single crown restoration in the maxilla

By | April 25th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Digital Dentistry|

 

 

"This case utilizing n!ce™ was, in fact, nice. It achieved an excellent clinical result, and more restorations, including traditional fixed restorations, are planned for the future." Dr. Stefanie Seitz PRODUCT INFORMATION BY THE MANUFACTURER Straumann® n!ce™ is Straumann’s fully crystallized glass-ceramic.  Building on our technological experience of six decades, we offer [...]

José Manuel Losada: Post extraction implant placement with bone and soft tissue graft combined with immediate provisionalization in a damaged socket (BLT/Variobase)

By | April 12th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

This case shows that, while it is necessary to continue to deepen and analyze this procedure in the long term, the results obtained to date are equivalent to, or more favorable than, those achieved when procedures are performed in stages. These results have been very motivating to continue to deepen this therapeutic strategy. The [...]

Andrea Pandolfi: Reducing invasiveness with a Straumann® Bone Level 3.3 mm narrow-diameter implant and botiss mucoderm®

By | April 12th, 2017|Biomaterials, Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

In this case, the patient refused to have the bone volume increased by means of a block graft or GBR technique in a two-step approach. Therefore she was offered a less invasive protocol with a single surgical step and a minimally invasive flap, GBR and use of botiss mucoderm® for horizontal tissue augmentation. [...]

WDAI – Female dentist empowerment in Japan

By | April 11th, 2017|Events, Trends|

 

 

Statistics speak for themselves: Today, more women than men are graduating from dental universities. On the other side, women make up only a fraction of dentists who are active in our field. Combining a career in implant dentistry – today still a male-dominated discipline – with the family role is still a challenge for [...]

ITI World Symposium 2017: Prepare for an exciting journey

By | April 7th, 2017|Events, News, Science, Trends|

 

 

The International Team for Implantology (ITI) 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. The main theme [...]

IDS 2017 review: Rocking dentistry like never before!

By | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 [...]