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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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

Ron Leehacharoenkul: Esthetic tooth replacement (Straumann® Bone Level Implant)

By | October 10th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics|

 

 

Self-Directed Learning (SDL), a process by which individuals take the initiative – with or without the assistance of others – in diagnosing their own learning needs and formulating learning goals, has been identified as an essential skill for clinicians. As dental clinicians, our busy patient schedules and time constraints prevent us from updating our [...]

Adrian Kasaj: Treatment of multiple recessions with a modified coronally advanced flap (botiss mucoderm®)

By | October 9th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

A 29-year-old female patient presented at our clinic with the desire for an esthetic improvement of her teeth. Teeth 1.2 to 1.4 showed multiple Miller class I recessions with a particularly deep recession of >6mm at tooth 1.3 (Fig. 1). The patient was healthy with good oral hygiene. She raised concerns against the harvesting of a [...]

The growing importance of biomaterials (botiss regeneration system)

By | October 6th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Trends|

 

 

Each situation and patient is individual – and so is the clinical user. Today, a multitude of different bonegrafting materials are available that offer attractive alternatives to patients’ autologous bone. In addition, there is widespread use of various membranes and other collagen-based materials that support bone and soft tissue regeneration. All of these materials [...]

Jorge M. Galante: Predictable GBR procedures in sites with high esthetic compromise (botiss Jason® membrane/Straumann® BoneCeramic)

By | October 6th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

The patient, a 45 year-old female in good general systemic health, had undergone some unsuccessful dental treatments, with failed restorations resulting in the loss of multiple maxillary teeth. Teeth 1.2 to 2.2 were extracted after failed endodontic treatments and periapical complications. The aim of the patient was to replace the removable partial prosthesis with [...]

Algirdas Puišys: Mucosal tissue thickening around bone-level implants (botiss mucoderm®)

By | October 6th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

A 54-year old patient with a missing tooth 3.6 came to our clinic and asked for a restoration of an implant-borne crown. He demonstrated good oral and systemic health; no significant health problems that might influence the treatment were marked. Intraorally, the tooth gap in region 3.6 was noted. The alveolar ridge was slightly [...]

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 [...]