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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 [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

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, [...]

Roberto Sleiter/Nathalie Oppliger: Individually milled bone augmentation to restore masticatory function (botiss maxgraft® bonebuilder)

By | November 21st, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

The 72-year-old healthy male patient presented at our practice in mid-2014 with the aim of improving his dental situation (Fig. 1). His quality of life was substantially impaired by his very mobile upper and lower dentures. He wanted to improve his appearance and, in particular, achieve a stable fit of his dentures, ideally by [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]