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Dental Implants

Clinical review: Straumann® CARES® Zirconium Dioxide Abutment

By | 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 [...]

Michael Gahlert: Full ceramic implants – scientific evidence and clinical application (video lecture – 23:17 min)

By | July 19th, 2016|Dental Implants, Education, Products & Solutions, Trends|

 

 

Ceramic implants, out of zirconium-dioxide, have come in the focus of the discussion in the recent years. Compared to the well-established titanium implants, ceramic implants can now be used as a valuable alternative in clinical practice. Ceramic dental implants can offer new clinical opportunities, such as the treatment of challenging esthetic cases or for [...]

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

By | 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 TO [...]

Straumann Connections 3/16: “Lifetime Plus Guarantee” for Straumann® Roxolid® implants

By | June 13th, 2016|Dental Implants, News|

 

 

Roxolid® has brought a new level of confidence to implant dentistry that enables Straumann to offer an industry leading guarantee. In this issue of "Straumann Connections", Frank Hemm, Executive Vice President and Head of Customer Solutions & Education at Straumann, explains why Straumann has taken this decision and what it means for surgeons and [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

PUREly amazing: the Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant 3.3 mm

By | June 1st, 2016|Dental Implants, Products & Solutions|

 

 

The 3.3 mm diameter-reduced Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant helps to overcome the clinical requirements of specific situations that require reduced-diameter implants, especially in the anterior region. Together with the 4.1 mm version, it completes the portfolio of Straumann monotype ceramic implants.  The Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant makes available a different esthetic solution to treat patients who have specific needs and [...]

Surgical event in Warsaw: More than 27 edentulous jaws restored in 4 days (Straumann® Pro Arch/Bone Level Tapered Implant)

By | June 1st, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry, Events|

 

 

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

Straumann® Pro Arch/Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant Surgical Events: restoring quality of life in one day

By | June 1st, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Events|

 

 

The Straumann® Pro Arch solution offers a safe, reliable and less complex treatment option for patients requiring full-arch treatments. In the Straumann® Pro Arch/Bone Level Tapered Implant Surgical Events, the solution is put to test of everyday conditions. Within a short timeframe of a few days, dozens of patients in Paris and Warsaw were provided [...]

Dirk Nolte: Esthetic restoration with Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implants

By | 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 [...]

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 [...]