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

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:49+00:00 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 [...]

Michel Dard: The clinical relevance of integrated developmental research for dental implants

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:50+00:00 March 31st, 2016|Dental Implants, Education, Science|

Hot off the press editorial from the “Advances in Dental Research®” journal, Vol. 28, No. 1, March 2016 on the topic “Integrative Performance Analysis for Dental Implant Research”. The topic “clinical relevance of integrated developmental research for dental implants” was initially addressed at a multidisciplinary symposium during the 93rd General Session & Exhibition of the [...]

International Team for Implantology statement: Considerations to avoid augmentation procedures for fixed restorations of edentulous dental arches

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:50+00:00 March 31st, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Science|

For the edentulous mandible, the literature supports immediate loading of 4 to 6 implants with a moderately rough surface along with a fixed dental prostheses. There is sufficient evidence that posterior implants can be placed in a tilted inclination where the bone ridge height does not allow for a straight implant to be placed. [...]

Staale Petter Lyngstadaas: New areas of application in soft tissue healing for oral surgery procedures (Straumann® Emdogain®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:51+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, Science|

"In 2015, Straumann® Emdogain® celebrated its 20th anniversary. Introduced in 1995, it was clear from the start that the product provides more benefits than just inducing periodontal regeneration. The stimulation of a wide variety of cell types and regenerative processes that was observed offers exciting new possibilities for exploiting the full potential of this [...]

Obituary Prof. Samuel Steinemann (5 December 1923 – 22 February 2016)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:52+00:00 March 2nd, 2016|News, Science|

In fond memory Samuel Steinemann was appointed Director of Research & Development at Institute Straumann in 1962 and served on the company’s Board of Directors between 1969 and 1989. He then continued as a scientific advisor to the company in addition to serving as Professor for experimental Physics at Lausanne University. In the [...]

Clinical review: The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant. More than primary stability. The new tapered standard.

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:53+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Implants, Science, Trends|

The Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant offers excellent primary stability in soft bone and fresh extraction sockets. The tapered form adequately compresses the underprepared osteotomy. It also lets you effectively master your patient’s limited anatomy such as facial undercut, converging root tips, concave jaw structure or narrow atrophied ridges. Building on the clinically proven [...]

Excellent results for Straumann implants in independent peri-implantitis study

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:53+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|Dental Implants, Education, News, Science|

Results from a large independent study on peri-implantitis have shown there are substantial differences between implant systems and the occurrence of peri-implantitis, an inflammation around dental implants that leads to implant loss if not treated. Large retrospective study1 of dental implants in broad clinical setting: 427 patients, 1578 implants [...]

Clinical review: Straumann® Pro Arch – the solution for implant-borne full-arch restorations

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:54+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Dental Implants, Dental Prosthetics, Science, Trends|

Straumann® Pro Arch offers a safe, reliable and less complex treatment option for patients requiring full-arch treatments. Patients and clinicians benefit from the combination of the individualized prosthetics and the surgical advantages of the Straumann® SLActive® surface as well as the unique material properties of Roxolid®. DID YOU KNOW? In a recent survey [...]

1st Straumann-botiss YoungProAward goes to Andreas Pabst for his research into the use of tissue-graft products for regenerating gum tissues (botiss mucoderm®)

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:54+00:00 January 11th, 2016|Dental Biomaterials, News, Science|

The first "Straumann-botiss YoungProAward in Regenerative Dentistry" was presented on 4 December 2015 to Andreas Pabst, at the botiss bone & tissue days event in Salzburg, Austria. The award was presented by Dr Drazen Tadic, Managing Partner of botiss biomaterials and Dr Dirk Probst, Head of Biomaterials Product Management at Straumann. About the winner: Andreas Pabst DMD is [...]

EAO congress 2015 – Welcome to Stockholm!

By | 2017-08-17T08:29:58+00:00 September 21st, 2015|Events, News, Products & Solutions, Science, Trends|

If you happen to be attending the EAO congress in Stockholm this year, you should join the Straumann Satellite Industry Symposium on Thursday 24.09.15 from 4:30-6:30 pm. Here is a little teaser video of what you can expect to see next week! More information about the program and the speakers [...]