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Clinical Cases

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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:33+00:00 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 | 2017-08-17T08:29:33+00:00 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 | 2017-08-17T08:29:33+00:00 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 [...]

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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:34+00:00 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 [...]

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 | 2017-08-17T08:29:34+00:00 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 Antoine Popelut: Sealing Socket Abutment technique (SSA) – immediate implant placement in molar site (Straumann® Tissue Level Implant, botiss cerabone®, Variobase®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:35+00:00 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 [...]

Jorge M. Galante: A combined procedure for post extraction implants with simultaneous bone and gingival regeneration and immediate temporary restoration

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The purpose of this case report is to describe a multidisciplinary approach to tooth replacement in the aesthetic area. The challenge of this procedure is to perform, in a single session, the extraction of the tooth, the preparation of the osteotomy for implant insertion, and meticulous planning of the incision approach for the proper [...]

Roberto Sleiter/Nathalie Oppliger: Individually milled bone augmentation to restore masticatory function (botiss maxgraft® bonebuilder)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

The 72-year-old healthy male patient presented at our practice in mid-2014 with the aim of improving his dental situation (Fig. 1). His quality of life was substantially impaired by his very mobile upper and lower dentures. He wanted to improve his appearance and, in particular, achieve a stable fit of his dentures, ideally by [...]

Arndt Happe: Immediate restoration in the esthetic zone (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The patient, a 30 year-old female in good general systemic health, had experienced unsuccessful endodontic treatment and a failed restoration of tooth 22 (Figs. 1, 2). The remaining root was insufficient for retention of a crown and showed periapical complications. The patient had a high lip line when smiling, showing both the papillae and the [...]

Jochen K. Alius: Immediate single tooth replacement in the anterior maxilla (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The patient, a 62 year-old female, non-smoker, and in good general health, underwent multiple dental treatments in the past. She came to my practice with an unsatisfactory tooth 21, and wanted this tooth replaced. 21 was previously root-filled and restored with a post and metal-ceramic crown. Radiographically, a gap is seen between the root [...]