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Clinical Cases

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 [...]

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 [...]

Florian Thieringer: Restoration of a lateral maxillar incisor, missing due to aplasia (Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant Ø 3,3 mm)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:45+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

A 22-year old female patient suffered aplasia of both lateral maxillar incisors. After orthodontic treatment, the local dentist filled the intermediate spaces in regions 12 and 22 with two Implants. The patient came to our clinic with advanced peri-implantitis on the implant in region 22 (Figs. 1, 2). An impression was taken of the maxilla and [...]

Dirk Nolte: Esthetic restoration with Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implants

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:47+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Products & Solutions|

The restoration with zirconia implants is discussed due to improved material properties such as low plaque affinity and good biocompatibility as an alternative to titanium implants. This case report describes an esthetically appealing restoration in the premolar region of a young man. Despite slight bone and soft tissue resorption, implantation without complicated bone augmentation was [...]

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 [...]