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Clinical Cases

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

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 12th, 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|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials, 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 [...]