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Interviews

Sergio Piano: “With the Straumann® Pro Arch protocol, the patient is already reassured of the final result from the very beginning of the procedure”

By | January 19th, 2017|Dental Prosthetics, Interviews|

 

 

An interview with Dr. Sergio Piano, Italy. The “Straumann® Pro Arch” concept is an efficient and simple method to treat the edentulous patient with immediate loading, providing a rehabilitation that not only produces high-quality esthetic results but also proves cost-effective. This concept, supported by scientific literature, strongly focuses on the pre-operative planning, allowing for [...]

Richard J. Miron: “Biologics are becoming more and more routine in everyday practice” (Straumann® Emdogain®)

By | November 3rd, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Interviews, Trends|

 

 

Following his recent review in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology on twenty years of Enamel matrix derivative, Dr. Richard J. Miron shares with us in an interview some insights on the past, present and the future of Emdogain® and of biologics in dentistry. The full length publication free of charge can be requested here. [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

Original components: “Seemingly ‘similar’ parts from different manufacturers can have serious performance differences“

By | August 18th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Interviews, Products & Solutions|

 

 

On the occasion of the recent publication of his latest research in the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants*, Professor J. Robert Kelly, a renowned material scientist from the University of Connectitut, was kind enough to grant us an interview. The cited study and the conclusions drawn from it once more show that not all implant [...]

Sven-Olaf Börner: Environmental dentistry – what is the role of ceramic implants?

By | May 24th, 2016|Dental Implants, Interviews, Products & Solutions, Science, Trends|

 

 

“Environmental dentistry is a new interdisciplinary field encompassing dentists, other medical specialists and dental technicians. The focus of environmental dentistry is on the holistic dental treatment of chronically ill patients, as well as the application of individual preventive treatment concepts with the aim of preventing or relieving chronic inflammatory diseases, including those not related [...]

From a Swedish biotech lab to gold standard in periodontal tissue regeneration – an interview with Prof. Lars Hammarström and Dr. Stina Gestrelius (Straumann® Emdogain®)

By | May 1st, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Interviews, Science|

 

 

Since its introduction twenty years ago, more than 2 million patients around the world have been treated for periodontal disease with Emdogain®, which has not only become the gold standard in periodontal tissue regeneration, but is also one of the best researched dental treatments currently available. Twenty years have passed since Emdogain®’s market [...]

Interview: “The outstanding quality of the product is noticeable straightaway” (Straumann® Novaloc® Retentive System for hybrid dentures)

By | April 26th, 2016|Dental Prosthetics, Interviews, News|

 

 

The Straumann® Novaloc® Retentive System for hybrid dentures offers an innovative carbon-based abutment coating (ADLC, amorphous diamond-like carbon) with excellent wear resistance, overcoming up to 60° implant divergence. Both a straight and a 15° angled abutment, available in various gingiva heights, cover a broad range of clinical implant situations. Together with its durable PEEK [...]

“Un jour, un sourire” – new teeth in just one day at the AFOPI Campus in Sarcelles

By | February 29th, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Education, Events, Interviews, Products & Solutions|

 

 

From 17 to 19 July 2014, Dr Jean-Louis Zadikian in Sarcelles, France, together with his team, treated edentulous patients free of charge for three days. 14 patients were selected beforehand and operated on in his clinic which is also home to the AFOPI Campus (Association Française des Omnipraticiens Pratiquant l'Implantologie). All patients were given [...]

Paul Fugazzotto: “Roxolid® is one of the most significant advances in the last 20 years”

By | October 26th, 2015|Dental Implants, Interviews, Trends|

 

 

In this interview, STARGET talks with Dr. Paul Fugazzotto from Milton, Massachusetts about Straumann's material and surface technologies, Roxolid® and SLActive® and their impact on the evolution of implant dentistry: an increased acceptance of implant therapy by clinicians and patients. And why he thinks that all of his patients deserve to be treated with advanced technologies. [...]

Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant: BLT@EAO interviews with Andreas Stavopolous, Chatchai Kunavisarut and Ronald Jung

By | October 21st, 2015|Dental Implants, Interviews, News|

 

 

Launched in spring 2015, the Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant (abbreviaton: BLT) is a major addition to the Straumann® Implant Dental System portfolio. This apical, tapered implant is based on clinically tested features and concepts from the tried-and-tested Straumann® Bone Level Implant line and has been given a very favorable response by the clinicians using it. In this [...]