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Clinical Cases

Sebastian Weber: Guided surgery using a 3D-printed drill template

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Digital Dentistry|

This female patient with an edentulous maxilla presented at the Dental Clinic of the DPU in Krems, Austria, in January 2014 requesting implant provision. After a comprehensive history was taken and her dental situation assessed (maxilla complete denture, mandible front tooth bridge from 34-44 and model cast with Preci attachments), the general conditions for [...]

Sepehr Zarrine: Immediate screw-retained CAD/CAM provisionalization with an integrated digital approach (Straumann® Guided Surgery)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:38+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Digital Dentistry|

Successful immediate implant placement associated with immediate loading remains one of the biggest clinical challenges. In addition to the placement of an implant into a tooth socket concurrently with extraction, the creation of a screw-retained CAD/CAM provisional prosthetic restoration is critical for the esthetic outcome. Currently, the procedure can be achieved using a conventional [...]

Ron Leehacharoenkul: Esthetic tooth replacement (Straumann® Bone Level Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:39+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

Self-Directed Learning (SDL), a process by which individuals take the initiative – with or without the assistance of others – in diagnosing their own learning needs and formulating learning goals, has been identified as an essential skill for clinicians. As dental clinicians, our busy patient schedules and time constraints prevent us from updating our [...]

Adrian Kasaj: Treatment of multiple recessions with a modified coronally advanced flap (botiss mucoderm®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:39+00:00 October 9th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

A 29-year-old female patient presented at our clinic with the desire for an esthetic improvement of her teeth. Teeth 1.2 to 1.4 showed multiple Miller class I recessions with a particularly deep recession of >6mm at tooth 1.3 (Fig. 1). The patient was healthy with good oral hygiene. She raised concerns against the harvesting of a [...]

Jorge M. Galante: Predictable GBR procedures in sites with high esthetic compromise (botiss Jason® membrane/Straumann® BoneCeramic)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:39+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

The patient, a 45 year-old female in good general systemic health, had undergone some unsuccessful dental treatments, with failed restorations resulting in the loss of multiple maxillary teeth. Teeth 1.2 to 2.2 were extracted after failed endodontic treatments and periapical complications. The aim of the patient was to replace the removable partial prosthesis with [...]

Algirdas Puišys: Mucosal tissue thickening around bone-level implants (botiss mucoderm®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:39+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

A 54-year old patient with a missing tooth 3.6 came to our clinic and asked for a restoration of an implant-borne crown. He demonstrated good oral and systemic health; no significant health problems that might influence the treatment were marked. Intraorally, the tooth gap in region 3.6 was noted. The alveolar ridge was slightly [...]

George Furtado Guimarães: The use of Straumann® Emdogain® in two different clinical scenarios in the same patient

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:42+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

INITIAL SITUATION A 49-year-old man was referred to our service for evaluation and treatment of gingival recession with root exposure (FDA, tooth 13) and a tooth with a hopeless prognosis because of root resorption (tooth 11) (Fig. 1). After comprehensive examination, no significant health problems and no contraindications for periodontal and implant surgery [...]

Miguel Angel Troiano/Guillermo Cagnone: The use of an artificial gum for an implant-assisted prosthesis (Straumann® Bone Level Roxolid® Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:42+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

"Esthetic rehabilitation of the anterior segment is one of the biggest challenges of modern restorative orthodontics. An artificial gum can be a quick, simple and cheaper solution for missing gum tissue restoration. It makes guided bone regeneration and mucous, gingival and periodontal surgery unnecessary, options which may not be suitable for some patients. It [...]

Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant: Prosthetic and surgical procedure, step by step by Dr. Stefan Röhling

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:42+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Education|

The Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant provides a highly esthetic and metal-free treatment alternative to implants made out of titanium. Its natural ivory color supports the use of implants in patients with a thinner mucosal biotype and/or a higher lip line smile. These two videos by Dr. S. Röhling guide you through the entire surgical and [...]

Julia-Gabriela Wittneben: About Zirconia abutments

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:43+00:00 August 20th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry, Education, Products & Solutions|

In this presentation, Julia-Gabriela Wittneben discusses the clinical indications and advantages of zirconium-dioxide implant abutments. She provides an overview on existing clinical guidelines and recommendations and shows also a case example with 5-year follow-up.  Dr. Wittneben states: „In the anterior region a CAD/CAM individualized abutment made of zirconium dioxide is beneficial for the final esthetic [...]