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Clinical Cases

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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:32+00:00 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 | 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 [...]

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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:36+00:00 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 [...]

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 [...]