Implants & Edentulous Solutions

June 13, 2019

For years we have had to face challenging situations when restoring dental implants. Ideally, it would be great to have each implant placed perfectly, but the reality is, there are situations when implants are placed slightly out of alignment. Nobel Biocare’s angulated screw channel solutions provide restorative flexibility and easy handling in these scenarios.

Esthetics and access from a new angle:

The angulated screw channel (...

May 10, 2019

Nobel Biocare recently released NobelPearl, an-all ceramic implant option that comes with a variety of benefits. Unlike other ceramic implants that are one piece or cementable, NobelPearl is a two-piece ceramic implant that provides more restorative options. Studies show the implant offers gingival micro vascular attachment similar to a tooth. The risk of fracture experienced with all-ceramic options in the past has been addre...

September 10, 2018

Implant procedures for missing teeth are on the rise in dental offices. With the expanded services comes a need for more knowledge about bone preservation, augmentation and grafting during implant placement.

After researching several bone products, I have chosen BaseBone.  This product is a freeze-dried bone allograft (FDBA) for dental grafting. BaseBone's patented, revolutionary washing procedure uses supercritical CO2, which...

August 16, 2018

After the implant has been placed, the art of communicating the proper implant position and tissue profile to our laboratory should not be taken for granted. In order to communicate this position, an accurate digital or analog impression must be taken of the implant position. If the impression post is not seated properly, an inaccurate abutment/screw-retained restoration will be fabricated. 

Straumann has dedicated resources to...

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