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Education

Digital clinical photography: how to capture high-quality pictures (ITI Learning Pathways)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Clinical Cases, Education, Practice & Lab Building|

The importance of photography in implant dentistry cannot be overstated. Clinical photography is both an art and a science - and thus a scientific approach is required to master this powerful tool. A new ITI Online Academy Learning Pathway provides professional knowledge. Make ideal use of the camera when documenting your cases Proficiency in [...]

Leonardo Trombelli: Periodontal regeneration with the Single Flap Approach (Straumann® Emdogain)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:31+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials, Education|

Periodontitis is the most common chronic inflammatory disease seen in humans. 5 – 15% of the worldwide population suffers from severe periodontitis that may lead to tooth loss [1]. Subjects with periodontitis have a 25% increased risk for coronary heart disease when compared to periodontitis-free individuals [2].  Over the years, many treatment strategies have [...]

6th Implantology & Oral Rehabilitation Congress (IORC) in Lisbon, Portugal

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:32+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Education, Events|

On April 7th and 8th, the Caramês Advanced Education Center® in Lisbon will be hosting the 6th edition of the IORC (Implantology & Oral Rehabilitation Congress), featuring internationally renowned speakers from all over the world. This event, sponsored by Straumann, is intended to be an update on the latest techniques and developments in implantology [...]

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 [...]

Giovanni Zucchelli: Mucogingival surgery around teeth and implants in the anterior zone – why the goal is complete coverage (Straumann® Emdogain/botiss mucoderm®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:36+00:00 January 7th, 2017|Dental Biomaterials, Education, Science|

Gingival recession around teeth and soft tissue dehiscence around metallic implants are common grounds for dissatisfaction among patients. Exposure during smiling or function of portions of the root or implant surface are the main indications for surgical coverage procedures. Generally only the most coronal millimeter(s) of the recession is/are exposed during smiling or function, [...]

Prosthetic selection guide by clinical situation: select the right Straumann® abutment in just two steps

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:36+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Education|

Dental implant prosthetics or, more precisely, the process of abutment selection is often perceived as highly complex. But as soon as the patient’s clinical needs are brought back to the center stage of abutment selection, it becomes evident that the Straumann prosthetic range is not about “everything does everything” but about clear criteria for [...]

1st Women’s Implantology Network (WIN) workshop – a strong committment to female empowerment

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Education, Events, Practice & Lab Building|

In October 2016, 14 female dentists from 9 countries (mainly from Europe) met in Zurich, Switzerland for the 1st "Women's Implantology Network" workshop (WIN). These women had different professional backgrounds but they shared in common their young spirits, openness towards new technologies and innovations, and the true appreciation of diversity. On the first day [...]

ITI World Symposium 2017: Visit the cosmopolitan city of Basel and be part of next year’s most important event in implant dentistry

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:37+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Education, Events, News, Science, Trends|

The International Team for Implantology (ITI), Straumann's scientific partner, is holding the next edition of its flagship event – the ITI World Symposium – in 2017 from May 4 to 6 in Basel, Switzerland. The scientific program along with the faculty list have been published on the ITI World Symposium 2017 website at www.iti.org/worldsymposium2017. [...]

Surgical event in Warsaw: Testimonials from clinicians and mentors (Straumann® Pro Arch/Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:39+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Education, Events, Interviews|

March 2016: together with our Polish Distributor, Schmidtdental (www.schmidt-dental.pl), Straumann set up a 4-day surgical event (read the review) with 22 patients (27 edentulous jaw cases) in Warsaw. Lead by Dr. Krzysztof Chmielewski, 15 selected clinicians took part in this event, which put to the test of daily practice the Straumann® Bone Level Tapered [...]

ITI World Symposium 2017: “Key Factors for Long-Term Success”

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:42+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Education, Events, Science|

The International Team for Implantology (ITI) is holding the next edition of its flagship event – the ITI World Symposium – in 2017 from May 4 to 6 in Basel, Switzerland. The scientific program along with the faculty list have been published on the ITI World Symposium 2017 website at www.iti.org/worldsymposium2017. The main theme [...]