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Clinical Cases

Julia-Gabriela Wittneben: Abutment selection and long-term success

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:43+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics, Products & Solutions|

The selection of the implant abutment for each individual patient case is an important part of the implant-prosthetic treatment phase. Long-term clinical studies on fixed implant-supported reconstructions show low technical complication rates regarding the abutment itself [1]. In this article, Julia-Gabriela Wittneben discusses different implant abutment types, the various abutment materials, and their clinical [...]

Clinical review: Straumann® CARES® Zirconium Dioxide Abutment

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:44+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Science|

Zirconia (zirconium dioxide, ZrO2) is a popular material in restorative dentistry for implant abutments due to its superior mechanical properties compared to other ceramics (Manicone et al., 2007). The whitish color allows for highly esthetic dental restorations especially in the anterior maxilla and for patients with thin mucosal biotype. An increasing number of third-party [...]

Call for case submission: send us your Straumann® Standard Plus Short Implant 4 mm case report and receive 5 implants for free!

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:45+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, News|

Dentists who have treated patients with the Straumann® Standard Plus Short Implant Ø 4.8, Regular or Wide Neck, can send us now their X-ray with 1-year+ follow-up case report. The first 30 entries receive 5 Straumann implants for free. If you are interested in participating, read carefully the requirements and conditions below. THE THREE STEPS [...]

Sepehr Zarrine: The BLT’s contribution to ­primary ­stability and osseointegration in ­damaged esthetic areas (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:47+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant offers excellent primary stability in soft bone and fresh extraction sockets. The tapered form adequately compresses the underprepared osteotomy. It also allows to effecively master your patient’s limited anatomy such as facial undercut, converging root tips, concave jaw structure or narrow atrophied ridges. Building on the clinically proven [...]

Fidel Ruggia/René Wöhrle: Restoring chewing function, comfort, and self-confidence (Straumann® CARES® Advanced Fixed Bar)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:48+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Digital Dentistry, Products & Solutions|

The Straumann® CARES® Screw-retained Bridge and Bar portfolio is continuously expanding and offers a broad choice of CAD/CAM prosthetics for fixed and removable restorations. With the new Straumann® CARES® Fixed Bars, the need for cost-effective fixed prosthetic solutions is addressed. [Manufacturer's product information] PICTURE DOCUMENTATION INITIAL SITUATION [...]

Roberto Sleiter/Nathalie Oppliger: Mandible restoration with BLT implants and screw-retained abutments in a dental phobic patient with very poor dentition (Straumann® Pro Arch)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:50+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

The Straumann® Pro Arch solution provides a safe, reliable and less complex treatment option for patients requiring full-arch treatments. Patients and clinicians benefit from the combination of the individualized prosthetics and the surgical advantages of the SLActive®/ Roxolid® combination. The concept of Straumann® Pro Arch is based on a fixed rehabilitation which encompasses the [...]

Bernhard Giesenhagen: Restoration of a 3D bony defect in region 46 with pre-fabricated allograft bone rings and simultaneous implantation (botiss maxgraft® bonering technique)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:51+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials, Dental Implants|

"The bone ring technique, as described in the following case report, has significant benefits over conventional procedures with autologous bone blocks: reduction in treatment time of between 45 and 60 minutes, avoidance of second procedure to harvest an autologous bone block and its associated risks, reduction of treatment time until the start of prosthetic restoration is [...]

Leon Pariente: Immediate implant placement and temporization (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:51+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

(Manufacturer's information:) The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant (BLT) is a natural extension of the Straumann® Dental Implant System. It is designed to provide primary stability and flexibility in challenging clinical and anatomical situations. Straumann’s SLActive® implant surface offers fast osseointegration and healing times are reduced from 6 to 8 weeks to 3 to 4 [...]

Robert A. Levine/Harry Randel: the team approach in a complete mouth hybrid reconstruction using the indirect method for provisionalization (Straumann® Pro Arch/Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:51+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

The Straumann® Pro Arch solution provides a safe, reliable and less complex treatment option for patients requiring full-arch treatments. Patients and clinicians benefit from the combination of the individualized prosthetics and the surgical advantages of the SLActive®/Roxolid® combination. The concept of Straumann® Pro Arch is based on a fixed rehabilitation which encompasses the [...]

The Zerodonto Facebook group calls for clinical case reports: submit your case by March 21 at the latest!

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:52+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

The Zerodonto community calls for a contest in implant dentistry: all cases submitted from March 1-21 will be evaluated by Prof. Massimo Simion. Of course there is also a prize to win: 1 free registration at the International Symposium Osteology Monaco 2016 and wide visibility: the winner’s post will be published on the Zerodonto social [...]