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Dental Implants

Herminio García: Replacement of the upper left central incisor with an immediate Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant and a customized abutment on a Straumann® Variobase® crown

By | January 20th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

 

 

Immediate implant placement following tooth extraction might be a viable alternative to delayed placement. However, it requires careful case selection. The implant position and the available peri-implant soft tissue become increasingly important in a patient with a high lip line. This case report describes a surgical technique that preserves anterior esthetics, combining minimally invasive [...]

Gary Finelle Antoine Popelut: Sealing Socket Abutment technique (SSA) – immediate implant placement in molar site (Straumann® Tissue Level Implant, botiss cerabone®, Variobase®)

By | January 16th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

A 65-year old woman presented at our clinic for implant and prosthetic restoration of upper left (#27) and lower left molars (#36, #37) (Fig. 1). The patient’s medical history revealed no contraindications to dental implant therapy and restorative treatment. According to the patient, her lower left molars had been extracted more than 30 years [...]

Tobias Wilck: One-piece and esthetically sensitive ceramic implants for the front teeth area (Straumann® Pure Ceramic Implant)

By | January 5th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The following case report illustrates from experience how one-piece all-ceramic implants with one surface are comparable to the very well-documented Straumann® SLA® surfaces. The dental implant treatment in the anterior maxillary region took place in collaboration with Dr. Bettina Koch-Heinrici (Hamburg), who carried out the prosthetic restoration. PRODUCT INFORMATION BY THE MANUFACTURER The [...]

Jorge M. Galante: A combined procedure for post extraction implants with simultaneous bone and gingival regeneration and immediate temporary restoration

By | December 3rd, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The purpose of this case report is to describe a multidisciplinary approach to tooth replacement in the aesthetic area. The challenge of this procedure is to perform, in a single session, the extraction of the tooth, the preparation of the osteotomy for implant insertion, and meticulous planning of the incision approach for the proper [...]

Straumann and maxon motor announce partnership to produce dental implant components by ceramic injection moulding (CIM)

By | November 23rd, 2016|Dental Implants, Trends|

 

 

Two leaders combine strengths to make ceramic implant treatments easier for dentists and more affordable for patients. Straumann to obtain 49% stake in joint venture company, subject to approval by German Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt). First CIM components expected in the near term – pending favourable laboratory and clinical results and regulatory applications Basel, [...]

Ulises Calderon/Stefan P. Hicklin: the Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant and the digital prosthetic workflow

By | November 14th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The introduction of oxide ceramics in dentistry provided new treatment options for patients and clinicians. To date, zirconia has shown superior biomechanical properties compared to other oxide ceramics. Since it was introduced in dentistry, zirconia has been used as a framework material for all ceramic crowns and fixed dental prostheses (FDP), as well as [...]

Arndt Happe: Immediate restoration in the esthetic zone (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The patient, a 30 year-old female in good general systemic health, had experienced unsuccessful endodontic treatment and a failed restoration of tooth 22 (Figs. 1, 2). The remaining root was insufficient for retention of a crown and showed periapical complications. The patient had a high lip line when smiling, showing both the papillae and the [...]

Jochen K. Alius: Immediate single tooth replacement in the anterior maxilla (Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | November 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

The patient, a 62 year-old female, non-smoker, and in good general health, underwent multiple dental treatments in the past. She came to my practice with an unsatisfactory tooth 21, and wanted this tooth replaced. 21 was previously root-filled and restored with a post and metal-ceramic crown. Radiographically, a gap is seen between the root [...]

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

By | 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 | 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 [...]