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

By | 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 | 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 | 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 from [...]

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

By | 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 | 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 [...]

EAO congress 2015 – Welcome to Stockholm!

By | 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 can also [...]

Smokers at higher risk of losing their teeth, research shows

By | September 16th, 2015|Science, Trends|



A new study has confirmed that regular smokers have a significantly increased risk of tooth loss. University of Birmingham. Male smokers are up to 3.6 times more likely to lose their teeth than non-smokers, whereas female smokers were found to be 2.5 times more likely. The research, published in the Journal of Dental Research, [...]

New Straumann® Science Website

By | September 8th, 2015|News, Science|



New Straumann® Science Website is live! The new Straumann Science website has had a complete makeover and is about to look a lot fresher than before. It’s jam packed with new and interesting content such as infographics, clinical reviews, white papers & science flashs, clinical literature, conference videos, links to clinical case series, and [...]

Scientific 3D film: “Cell-to-Cell Communication – Periodontal Regeneration”

By | July 6th, 2015|Education, Science|



The exceptionalism of teeth: As compared with bone, the human teeth are not subject to remodeling, in other words, continuous regeneration and degeneration. This resistance of our teeth to physiological restructuring processes is remarkable. The reason for this phenomenon can be found in the periodontium and the tooth cementum. The new scientific 3D film “Periodontal [...]

Long-term clinical data shows: Roxolid® works!

By | June 26th, 2015|Dental Implants, Science|



Could you treat more patients with implants if you could avoid bone augmentation procedures, and thus meet your patients' needs better? Would you be more interested in implant treatment, if the procedure was less invasive? In 2012, the first 1-year data showed promising results, confirming the benefits of having the option of small-diameter implants [...]