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6th IAOCI World Congress: “Evidence-Based Ceramic Implantology — Where Are We Today?”

By | September 22nd, 2016|Dental Implants, Events, Science|

 

 

February 16 to 18, 2017 at the Kimpton Epic Hotel in Miami, Florida! Welcome to the 6th IAOCI World Congress, an international meeting with a first-rate scientific program delivered by top speakers from around the world. Through this yearly congress, the academy promotes innovative and forward-thinking ideas by means of workshops, lectures, and symposia that enhance the understanding of [...]

ITI World Symposium 2017: “Key Factors for Long-Term Success”

By | September 16th, 2016|Education, Events, Science|

 

 

The International Team for Implantology (ITI) is holding the next edition of its flagship event – the ITI World Symposium – in 2017 from May 4 to 6 in Basel, Switzerland. The scientific program along with the faculty list have been published on the ITI World Symposium 2017 website at www.iti.org/worldsymposium2017. The main theme [...]

Richard J. Miron et al.: 20 years of Enamel Matrix Derivative – the past, the present and the future (a systematic review)

By | July 29th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Science|

 

 

This systematic review on EMD aims to: 1) provide the biological background necessary to understand the rational for the use of EMD (commercial name: Straumann® Emdogain®) for periodontal regeneration, 2) present animal and human histological evidence of periodontal regeneration following EMD application, 3) provide clinically relevant indications for the use of EMD and 4) discuss future avenues of research [...]

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 [...]

Young ITI Germany, version 2.0: Casting off towards new shores

By | June 15th, 2016|Education, Events, Science, Trends|

 

 

Best practice in the promotion of the young generation: the Young ITI Meeting – an event series of the ITI Section Germany – offers its participants young, but experienced lecturers as well as contemporary topics, addressing the expectations and requirements of the young generation. The collegial atmosphere is suitable for an easy exchange between lecturers [...]

Maximilian Ackermann and Andreas Pabst: Imaging the vasculature – 3D insights into anatomy

By | June 5th, 2016|Education, News, Science|

 

 

Angiogenesis is of great importance in implant dentistry and plays an important role in the osseointegration process. It is the mechanism by which new blood vessels develop from a pre-existing vasculature. A presentation with 3D images by German clinicians Maximilian Ackermann and Andreas Pabst from the University of Mainz provides fascinating details from the microcosm [...]

Rising stars sought in YoungProAward 2016 – apply now!

By | May 25th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Events, News, Science|

 

 

Straumann and botiss biomaterials are pleased to announce the opening of the YoungProAward in Regenerative Dentistry 2016 with the aim of fostering the development of young dental professionals in the field of regenerative dentistry and dental biomaterials research. We cordially invite applications for the 2016 Award, in the form of written abstracts presenting original [...]

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 [...]

From a Swedish biotech lab to gold standard in periodontal tissue regeneration – an interview with Prof. Lars Hammarström and Dr. Stina Gestrelius (Straumann® Emdogain®)

By | May 1st, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Interviews, Science|

 

 

Since its introduction twenty years ago, more than 2 million patients around the world have been treated for periodontal disease with Emdogain®, which has not only become the gold standard in periodontal tissue regeneration, but is also one of the best researched dental treatments currently available. Twenty years have passed since Emdogain®’s market [...]

Clinical review: Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant – more than pure esthetics

By | April 27th, 2016|Dental Implants, Products & Solutions, Science|

 

 

Nowadays, patients are more esthetic and health conscious than ever before (Montero et al., 2014). Healthy-looking oral soft tissues and bright teeth are considered a prerequisite for a beautiful smile and self-esteem, adding directly to health-related quality of life (Bennadi and Reddy, 2013; Klages et al., 2004; Pithon et al., 2014). The Straumann® PURE [...]