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Clinical Cases

The finalist teams of the Excellence in Prosthodontics Award

By | 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: [...]

Straumann Connections 1/17: Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant peer-to-peer surgical event in Boston

By | March 7th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Education|

 

 

Together with Straumann, Drs. Paul Fugazzotto and Anya Rost partnered with their referring dentists and Dickerman Dental Laboratory to create a 5-day surgical peer-to-peer event in their practice near Boston. 28 Straumann PURE implants were placed using computer guided surgery, and were immediately restored with provisional crowns. THE STRAUMANN® PURE CERAMIC IMPLANT [...]

Michael Kristensen: Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant and augmentation with cerabone®, Jason® membrane and Emdogain® in daily practice

By | February 28th, 2017|Biomaterials, Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

"Straumann® BLT implants in combination with botiss biomaterials (cerabone® and Jason® membrane) and Straumann Emdogain® made this challenging case uncomplicated, with only minimal patient discomfort after surgery and a very good esthetic result." Dr. Michael Kristensen PICTURE DOCUMENTATION INITIAL SITUATION The patient, a healthy 22-year-old male, has agenesis of 12 [...]

Martin Schimmel: A maxillary overdenture retained by four Straumann® Novaloc® abutments

By | February 23rd, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics|

 

 

The patient was treated for recurrent failure of her fixed dental prosthesis over several years. She was very upset with her situation because she works as a sales assistant in a department store and relies on impeccable function and aesthetics of her dentition.  The female patient was 61 years old when she presented at [...]

Kay Vietor: The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant ⌀2.9 mm in daily clinical practice

By | February 21st, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

“The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant  ⌀2.9 mm represents an enrichment of my treatment portfolio that greatly simplifies the treatment procedures in cases with unfavorable narrow-space conditions often found in young patients.” Dr Kay Vietor PRODUCT INFORMATION FROM THE MANUFACTURER The "SmallOne" [Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant  ⌀2.9 mm] is specifically engineered to [...]

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

By | February 16th, 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 [...]

The Award: “Excellence in Prosthodontics” – powered by Straumann!

By | February 1st, 2017|Clinical Cases, News|

 

 

Straumann partners with Zerodonto – the world's largets independant online dental community - in the "Excellence in Prosthodontics Award". Dentists jointly with dental technicians can submit their cases (which need to showcase their collaboration) in February. The winner of the award will get a Straumann® CARES® Intraoral Scanner.   The contest is open to [...]

Herminio García: Replacement of the upper left central incisor with an immediate Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant and a customized abutment on a Straumann® Variobase® crown

By | January 20th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

 

 

Immediate implant placement following tooth extraction might be a viable alternative to delayed placement. However, it requires careful case selection. The implant position and the available peri-implant soft tissue become increasingly important in a patient with a high lip line. This case report describes a surgical technique that preserves anterior esthetics, combining minimally invasive [...]

Gary Finelle: Sealing Socket Abutment technique (SSA) – immediate implant placement in molar site (Straumann® Tissue Level Implant, botiss cerabone®, Variobase®)

By | January 16th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

A 65-year old woman presented at our clinic for implant and prosthetic restoration of upper left (#27) and lower left molars (#36, #37) (Fig. 1). The patient’s medical history revealed no contraindications to dental implant therapy and restorative treatment. According to the patient, her lower left molars had been extracted more than 30 years [...]

Tobias Wilck: One-piece and esthetically sensitive ceramic implants for the front teeth area (Straumann® Pure Ceramic Implant)

By | January 5th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The following case report illustrates from experience how one-piece all-ceramic implants with one surface are comparable to the very well-documented Straumann® SLA® surfaces. The dental implant treatment in the anterior maxillary region took place in collaboration with Dr. Bettina Koch-Heinrici (Hamburg), who carried out the prosthetic restoration. PRODUCT INFORMATION BY THE MANUFACTURER The [...]