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Martin Schimmel: A maxillary overdenture retained by four Straumann® Novaloc® abutments

By | February 23rd, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Prosthetics|

 

 

The patient was treated for recurrent failure of her fixed dental prosthesis over several years. She was very upset with her situation because she works as a sales assistant in a department store and relies on impeccable function and aesthetics of her dentition.  The female patient was 61 years old when she presented at [...]

Kay Vietor: The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant ⌀2.9 mm in daily clinical practice

By | February 21st, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

“The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant  ⌀2.9 mm represents an enrichment of my treatment portfolio that greatly simplifies the treatment procedures in cases with unfavorable narrow-space conditions often found in young patients.” Dr Kay Vietor PRODUCT INFORMATION FROM THE MANUFACTURER The "SmallOne" [Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant  ⌀2.9 mm] is specifically engineered to [...]

Straumann® CARES® Scan & Shape: Turn into digital

By | January 24th, 2017|Dental Prosthetics, Digital Dentistry|

 

 

Straumann® CARES® Scan & Shape is a key component of Straumann® CARES® Digital Solutions. It is tailored to serve customers who need to outsource the design and manufacture of customized restorations.  A new comprehensive level of on-demand CAD/CAM design services for all cases. Dental labs are facing tremendous pressure from restorative dentists to deliver customized [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Augmentation of hard tissue – an overview of regenerative techniques in dentistry

By | January 12th, 2017|Dental Biomaterials, Science|

 

 

Correcting a qualitative or quantitative reduction in the bone bed before implantation can greatly improve the implant outcome. In addition to the gold standard of autologous bone grafting, the bone substitute materials currently available for this purpose can be subdivided into allogenic, xenogenic and alloplastic materials. Developments in the field of synthetic BSMs are [...]

Giovanni Zucchelli: Mucogingival surgery around teeth and implants in the anterior zone – why the goal is complete coverage (Straumann® Emdogain/botiss mucoderm®)

By | January 7th, 2017|Dental Biomaterials, Education, Science|

 

 

Gingival recession around teeth and soft tissue dehiscence around metallic implants are common grounds for dissatisfaction among patients. Exposure during smiling or function of portions of the root or implant surface are the main indications for surgical coverage procedures. Generally only the most coronal millimeter(s) of the recession is/are exposed during smiling or function, [...]

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 [...]