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October 20, 2011 News ImplantologyOrthodonticsPharmacologyPharmacotherapeutics

See me, feel me, touch me, heal me

by ken

Before you read any further, please check out the website http://www.mis-implants.com/ – “some” companies are gittin’ it…….now to the point…… From Dr. Bicuspid October 18, 2011 — What can you do for a patient whose braces are shredding the inside of their

October 16, 2011 News Implantology

If you believe, clap your hands, don’t let Tink die!

by ken

Pictures are worth a thousand words

October 7, 2011 News Implantology

Down but not out: Implant makers navigate economic storm

by ken

From DrBicuspid.com – Rob Goszkowski –  October 3, 2011 — The placing of a titanium dental implant by Per-Ingvar Brånemark into the mouth of a volunteer in Sweden in 1965 was a turning point in restorative dentistry. Over the past 40

October 2, 2011 News Implantology

How to stop an implant-related lawsuit before it happens

by ken

By Rob Goszkowski, Assistant Editor Dr. Bicuspid September 26, 2011 — SAN FRANCISCO – The specter of litigation can keep good dentists from adding dental implants to their treatment repertoire. While implants can add another revenue stream to a practice, dental practitioners

October 2, 2011 News Implantology

Implant Placement with simultaneous bone augmentation

by ken

2011-12-12 14:53:08

September 25, 2011 News ImplantologyInnovations in dentistryNew Technologies

Nanoo, Nanoo – Mork had it right!

by ken

From Dental Tribune by Arun Garg, DMD Technology promises to be the driver of medical and dental advances in the years to come. New imaging modalities, better diagnostic and therapeutic strategies and even improvements in data storage and the implementation

September 11, 2011 News APPsImplantology

Biomet 3i unveils smartphone app

by ken

From Dr. Bicuspid – it’s long overdue for the dental companies to get their toe in the water of social networking and APP’s.  The complexity of treatment planning and related techniques mandates more than voice mail hell and “I’m not

September 5, 2011 News Implantology

Nobel introduces NobelReplace Conical Connection and NobelReplace Platform Shift

by ken

Nobel‘s website has always been an industry leader in terms of esthetics and informatics http://www.nobelbiocare.com/en/campaigns/nobelreplace-conical-connection-and-platform-shift/default.aspx#t4211532 I particularly enjoy the clinical case reports and videos – check out the link above.  Also, delighted to see that along with Astra Tech, Straumann

September 3, 2011 News ImplantologyWebsites

Bicon Dental Implants

by ken

LOVE the website – CHECK OUT THE CASES LINK http://www.bicon.com/index.htm Related articles Montreal Dentist discusses the choices in dental implants (blogohj.oralhealthjournal.com) Healing times for dental implants could be cut (blogohj.oralhealthjournal.com) Endo Perio Implant Algorithm Redux (blogohj.oralhealthjournal.com)

September 3, 2011 News Continuing EducationDental conventionsImplantology

Woh, oh-oh, woh-oh, woh-oh, woh-oh-woh Montego Bay

by ken

You thirst to be thirsty in Montego Bay……. SCOTTSDALE, AZ,USA: The American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics (AAIP) will hold its 29th annual meeting on Nov. 6 in Montego Bay, Jamaica, in association with Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine and

August 26, 2011 News Implantology

Dentsply and Astra Tech sitting in a tree, D-o-m-i-n-a-t-i-n-g

by ken

Personally, bigger is never better. Customer service and the value of the enduser goes out the window in lieu of margins and bottom lines. Perhaps Bret W. Wise may see this as an opportunity to turn the corporate culture of

August 23, 2011 News EndodonticsImplantology

I DON’T THINK SO!!!!!!!!!!

by ken

Recent posting in Dr. Bicuspid referenced an article in August Journal of Endodontics wherein a preponderance of respondees in a survey replied that they would not refer to an endodontist to place implants……….In lieu of a comments reply, thought I’d

August 22, 2011 News Implantology

Don’t ya just screw ’em in and let them integrate – WHO KNEW?

by ken

Burlington, MA – August 22, 2011 Keystone Dental, an oral healthcare company focused on the delivery of breakthrough products to the oral healthcare space, announced today that a five-year, multi-center study to evaluate the long-term success of Genesis, The Biomimetic

August 19, 2011 News EndodonticsImplantology

Endo Perio Implant Algorithm Redux

by ken

2011-12-12 14:48:21

August 18, 2011 News Implantology

Sometimes a great notion or an electric cattle prod….

by ken

Most dental companies have woken up to the power of social media/networking. They understand that viral marketing is as effective perhaps more so than real time events. Neither contraindicates the other, but together they offer a synergy the dental industry

August 13, 2011 News Implantology

Uh, oh, mamma look a booboo dai! Nobel Biocare midyear profits drop 51%

by ken

Tis essential to remember, that when the mighty fall, it takes a tad longer, but they crumble all the same. From Dr. Bicuspid staff….. August 12, 2011 — Swiss implant maker Nobel Biocare reported revenues of 286.4 million euros ($408 million U.S.) for

August 12, 2011 News Dental conventionsImplantologyTradeshows

And the featured speaker is Kim Jong-Il!

by ken

ICOI meeting in S. Korea………. http://icoi2011.org/main/main.asp Related articles North Korean army of hackers generating money for Kim Jong-il (Lineage II: The Chaotic Chronicle) (gamesradar.com)

August 4, 2011 News ImplantologyNew TechnologiesPharmacologyResearch

Gunslinger research called out……

by ken

Wall Street Journal – August 3, 2011 – by Ron Winslow – Medtronics and Infuse in the news. Medtronic Inc. said Wednesday that it is giving Yale University a $2.5 million grant to conduct an ambitious,independent review of the safety and

August 1, 2011 News Implantology

Agenesis of the lateral incisors treated with Straumann Bone Level implants and Etkon zirconia abutment

by ken

More from our friends at EN.ZERODONTO.COM – add in a discussion forum and LOOK OUT CLEVELAND!!  Contribution of clinical case reports from our viewership is welcome. Surgical Part PROSTHETIC PART Dr. Fabio Cozzolino Dr. Roberto Sorrentino Dr. Anna Mariniello Dental Technician:

Figure 7C. Occlusal image of the rotation of 1.3 and facial drift of 1.2.
August 1, 2011 Feature DentistryImplantology

Anterior Implant Cantilevered Restorations

by Mark Nicolucci, DDS, MS, FRCD(C)

Two adjacent missing teeth in the anterior maxilla or mandible often pose a challenge for implant reconstruction. Maxillary lateral incisors and all mandibular incisors have relatively small diameters and replacement with two adjacent implants often results in the implants being