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Michael Kristensen: Straumann® Bone Level Tapered Implant and augmentation with cerabone®, Jason® membrane and Emdogain® in daily practice

By | February 28th, 2017|Biomaterials, Clinical Cases, Dental Implants|

 

 

"Straumann® BLT implants in combination with botiss biomaterials (cerabone® and Jason® membrane) and Straumann Emdogain® made this challenging case uncomplicated, with only minimal patient discomfort after surgery and a very good esthetic result." Dr. Michael Kristensen PICTURE DOCUMENTATION INITIAL SITUATION The patient, a healthy 22-year-old male, has agenesis of 12 [...]

Leonardo Trombelli: Periodontal regeneration with the Single Flap Approach (Straumann® Emdogain)

By | February 16th, 2017|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials, Education|

 

 

Periodontitis is the most common chronic inflammatory disease seen in humans. 5 – 15% of the worldwide population suffers from severe periodontitis that may lead to tooth loss [1]. Subjects with periodontitis have a 25% increased risk for coronary heart disease when compared to periodontitis-free individuals [2].  Over the years, many treatment strategies have [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

George Furtado Guimarães: The use of Straumann® Emdogain® in two different clinical scenarios in the same patient

By | September 16th, 2016|Clinical Cases, Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

INITIAL SITUATION A 49-year-old man was referred to our service for evaluation and treatment of gingival recession with root exposure (FDA, tooth 13) and a tooth with a hopeless prognosis because of root resorption (tooth 11) (Fig. 1). After comprehensive examination, no significant health problems and no contraindications for periodontal and implant surgery [...]

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 [...]

Straumann® Emdogain®: Orchestrating wound healing and oral regeneration

By | May 2nd, 2016|Dental Biomaterials|

 

 

After celebrating the 20th anniversary of Emdogain® since it was launched on the market in 1995, Straumann is now setting new milestones in the area of oral tissue regeneration by extending the use of Emdogain® to improve soft tissue wound healing in oral surgical procedures and dental implantation procedures in general. Straumann® Emdogain® is one of the best documented [...]

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 [...]

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

By | 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 [...]