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March 29, 2012 News ClinicalCommunity outreachImplantologySocial Networking

Bone sets the tone

by ken

A very large majority of the unsolicited email that crosses my pewter is email blasts for CE. There was one today from the Halton Peel Dental Association, my regional society, the largest in Canada I’m told. On June 1st, 2012,

March 25, 2012 News ClinicalImplantologyPeriodontology

Clog – Dental Implants, Crown Lengthening and Gum Grafting

by ken

Thanks to Dr. Alex Bankhead – Utah Valley Periodontics [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPAVvzAlkXY[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=haVqB_Us500[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHV-u482o1Y[/youtube]

March 25, 2012 News ClinicalElearningImplantologySocial NetworkingTrends in Dental Education

Clog – Ridge preservation – animation

by ken

Many of you generate YOUTUBE vignettes, have PowerPoint or Keynote presentations to share. You are encouraged to do so…..either send them to me through DropBox or I’ll send you the USER ID and Password to the SlideShare being used for

March 24, 2012 News ClinicalContinuing EducationImplantology

The View from Alexandria

by ken

Stars Beyond the Horizon (psssssssst – click on the link above) Joint meeting of the ICOI and the AOIA – double click on the images…….

March 23, 2012 News ClinicalImplantology

Clog – Sinus augmentation – tunnelling technique

by ken

I walk on my tongue over broken glass to get folks to contribute clinical content – Canadians that is and nadda. I meet a friend from Estonia in Hamburg whom I know from a long standing relationship on an online

March 23, 2012 News ClinicalCosmetic DentistryImplantologyPediatric dentistryPeriodontologyPhotographyRadiologyRestorative

You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you just might find, you get what you need.

by ken

There is no magic to the needs of this blog. We have abundant talent across this country. The concept of sharing and caring provides a baseline for standard of clinical expertise and all that is needed is a series of

March 9, 2012 News Implantology

Dr. Hessam Nowzari

by ken

In lieu of clinical cases, I wish to share an article by Dr. Nowzari. Dr. Hessam Nowzari, Director, University of Southern California Advanced Periodontics program, has been extensively involved in academic training programs in Taiwan since the late 90’s.  From then,

March 9, 2012 News ImplantologyPeriodontology

Saudi dentists receive U.S. patent for novel soft tissue augmentation technique

by ken

From Dental Tribune International – March 7, 2012 – Daniel Zimmerman ALEXANDRIA, Va., USA: An invention from Saudi Arabia that could help more patients to get dental implants is reported to have granted patent status by the U.S. Patent and

March 4, 2012 News Implantology

Get Shorty

by ken

Short dental implants can save time, reduce costsBy DrBicuspid Staff March 2, 2012 — Use of short dental implants in some patients could help avoid major surgeries, save time, reduce costs, and eliminate possible complications associated with grafting procedures, a Swiss researcher reported

February 26, 2012 News ImplantologyProsthodontics

How To Use Atlantis Abutments On Dental Implants

by ken

By Todd Welch – FACEBOOK Here is a recent case I completed. I place Astra Tech dental implants and typically utilize Atlantis abutments for implant supported bridges and anterior implants. I have the lab fabricate the Atlantis abutments and temporary

February 26, 2012 News Implantology

How to select bone grafting materials for implant dentistry

by ken

As implant dentistry continues to evolve as an office based sub-specialty, it is no rare for patients…….read blog entry from The Science of Dentistry – West Tennesee Periodontics and Dental Implants Read blog

February 25, 2012 News ImplantologyPharmacology

Clog – Dental Implant placement in a patient treated with IV biphosphonates

by ken

From our good friend Chaniotis Antonis – DTStudy Club – Endo Implant Algorithm Email: antch@otenet.gr     Website: http://www.endotreatment.gr/ Uploaded by NikosMattheos on Feb 24, 2012 – The following video presents the case of a male patient under treatment with 
iv Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis. The patient received a dental

February 24, 2012 News ImplantologyTradeshowsTrends in Dental Education

Astra Tech World Congress Gothenburg – May 9th – 12th, 2012

by ken

CLICK HERE – Double click image

February 22, 2012 News ElearningImplantology

Dental Implants’ Homepages: Are they Educative? A Cross-Sectional Study

by ken

There are a few people who shall remain nameless, but you do know who you are, who I sincerely hope read this. There is a need to blend industry and profession in so many more ways than simply sponsorship funding……and

February 19, 2012 News ImplantologyNew Technologies

Hiossen Osstem Cas-Kit Crestal Approuch sinus lifting kit

by ken


February 19, 2012 News ImplantologyNew Technologies

Nanoo, nanoo

by ken

A Bioactive Nanolayer for Orthopedic and Dental Implants from NanoWerk Feb 18th, 2012 (Nanowerk News) AddBIO AB, a subsidiary of Accelerator Nordic AB, has developed Zolidd®, a proprietary bioactive nanolayer for orthopedic and dental implants that releases bisphosphonate, a bone

February 18, 2012 News ImplantologyYouTube

A dental implant surgery video with a sinus lift and placing 4 implants

by ken

It’s unthinkable that in a country with the range of talent we possess in the dental and laboratory profession, that as editor, I have to scout YOUTUBE for interesting videos. The request of Canadian dentists is no more than 6

February 18, 2012 News Implantology

Immediate placement – Nobel Active prosthetics

by ken

Missing tooth – www.drscottmaclean.com replaces a front tooth with a NobelActive dental implant uisng a NobelProcera Zirconia abutment and crown. He discusses the design of the NobelActive implant. More cases to come check back! Halifax dental implants. Scott MacLean at

February 18, 2012 News ImplantologyTrends in Dental EducationWebinarsYouTube

Horizontal ridge augmentation – tooth #2.1

by ken

You can join www.dentalxp.com or you can check here on occasion for YOUTUBE’s best, I can solicit case reports endlessly or I can join many of the wonderful global discussion forums and find you brilliant case examples – we all

February 17, 2012 News Implantology

Nobuddy dows da troubles I sin – or in this case SYNCONE

by ken

Having a devil of a time getting folks to wrap their heads and their fish around the concept of sharing and caring cases without a “gold invitation”…….not sure why this is, but – it’s sad……SOOOOOOO – I’ve decided to share