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August 4, 2016 Feature ImplantologyOral Surgery

Dynamic Surgical Guidance to Facilitate Dental Implant Placement: A Case Report

by Jill Bashutski, DDS, MS, FRCD(C); Stéfan M. Piché, DMD

Introduction The long-term success of dental implant surgery is dependent, in part, on accurate planning and placement of the implant.1 Currently, there are many digital planning systems available to aid the clinician in pre-operative treatment planning, although the main challenge

August 4, 2016 Feature DentalImplantology

Innovation Comes to Life: Nobel Biocare Global Symposium 2016

by Oral Health

Waldorf Astoria, NYC A continuous increase in demand for dental implant treatments as a result of growing consumer awareness, an ageing population, growing accessibility as well as greater product availability, has accelerated the demand for education in this field.Advertisement With

August 4, 2016 Feature EditorialImplantology

Advances in Implant Dentistry

by Dr. Mark Nicolucci

I am honoured to have been selected as an editor for the implantology issue of Oral Health. My father, Blake Nicolucci, has had an extensive career full of accolades and I can only hope to achieve some of what he

August 4, 2016 Feature ImplantologyOral Surgery

An Updated Approach to Ridge Preservation

by Raman Kohli, DDS, MSc, FRCD(C)

In a perfect world, after the extraction of a tooth, there would be complete preservation and restoration of the original ridge volume via the natural process of tissue modeling, which is ideal for future implant placement. Commonly, and unfortunately, this

August 4, 2016 Feature Dental CareImplantologyOral Surgery

CAD-CAM Surgical Guides for Implantology: The New, The Old and The Essential

by Yvan Poitras, DMD; Alex Pena, DMD

Introduction The use of a surgical guide is nothing new or revolutionary as clinicians have always had a need to more precisely position implants during surgery. Nearly 25 years ago, we at the Institut Canadien d’Implantologie developed a surgical guide.

August 4, 2016 Feature ImplantologyOral SurgeryRestorative Dentistry

Predictable Enhanced Esthetics in Implant Restorations

by Robert S. Rosenfeld, DDS

Much has evolved about the placement protocols and usage of endosseous dental implants. Early on, the osseointegration of dental implants was imagined as a way to restore patients with total or near-total edentulism, through the stabilization of a removable prosthesis.

August 3, 2016 Feature Dental CareImplantologyPractice Operations

Keys to Predictable Socket Grafting – Part 1

by Carl E. Misch, DDS, MDS, PhD (hc); Vivian A. Roknian, DMD

To satisfy the ideal goals of implant dentistry in a predictable manner, hard and soft tissues should present in ideal volumes and quality. The alveolar process is affected so often after tooth loss that socket grafting is usually indicated to achieve optimal results. Reasons

August 2, 2016 News Dental TechnologyImplantologyNewsOral Surgery

New Procedure Requires Less Waiting Time For Dental Implants

by Martin Halle, Daily Mail

Dental surgeons have developed a revolutionary implant procedure using an electrical transmitter to speed up the waiting time before a new tooth can be fitted. Dental implants – a fixed alternative to removable dentures – are fitted in two stages,

July 27, 2016 News AnnouncementDental TechnologyImplantologyNewsProsthodontics

Discover Top 100 Picks in Dental Implants and Prosthetics Manufacturers

by Business Wire

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “World Dental Implants & Prosthetics Market – Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014 – 2022” report to their offering. Dental implants act as foundation or substitutes for missing teeth that are fitted into

July 20, 2016 News DentalImplantologyOral Health

American Academy of Implant Dentistry Announces that August is Dental Implant Month

by American Academy of Implant Dentistry

Dental implants are often the best treatment for missing teeth and are the closest you can get to a healthy, natural smile. They restore the ability to confidently eat, smile, laugh, talk, play and enjoy all regular activities of everyday

July 19, 2016 News DentistryImplantologyOral Health

Dental Surgeons Develop Revolutionary Implant Procedure

by Martin Halle, Daily Mail U.K.

Dental surgeons have developed a revolutionary implant procedure using an electrical transmitter to speed up the waiting time before a new tooth can be fitted. Dental implants – a fixed alternative to removable dentures – are fitted in two stages,

June 28, 2016 News DentistryImplantologyProsthodontics

BEGO is one of the Top 100

by BEGO

Firm from Bremen joins Germany’s elite group of innovative companies/Award to be presented by Top 100 mentor Ranga Yogeshwar Bremen – The 23rd Top 100 awards for Germany’s most innovative SMEs are about to be presented, and this year, the BEGO

June 27, 2016 News DentalDentistryImplantologyOral Health

Dentsply Sirona Acquires MIS Implants

by Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona announced a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of privately held MIS Implants Technologies Ltd., Barlev (Israel), a dental implant systems manufacturer headquartered in northern Israel. “MIS is uniquely positioned to address the value segment

March 8, 2016 News DentalDentistryGeneral PracticeImplantology

Antidepressants linked to tooth implant failure, new study finds

by University at Buffalo

Side effects of antidepressants, the second most prescribed drug in America, weaken bone growth, a crucial factor for implant success BUFFALO, N.Y. – Antidepressants, commonly used to treat anxiety, pain and other disorders, may play a role in dental implant

February 11, 2016 News DentistryImplantologyOral Health

AVINENT™ Canada Holds Implant Surgical Mentorship!

by AVINENT™

Avinent Canada recently conducted the first in a series of Implant Surgical Mentorship programs with Dr. Fred Li in Truro Nova Scotia. Attended by 11 clinicians from across the Maritimes, this three day program began with didactic presentations and equipment

December 10, 2015 Feature DentistryImplantology

Update On Timing Of Implant Placement After Tooth Extraction

by Daniel Ochoa, DDS; Takanori Suzuki, DDS, PhD

Abstract Understanding the hard and soft tissue changes of post-extraction sockets and the condition of the anatomy of the future implant site is essential for clinicians in deciding when and where future implants should be placed. This report provides a

September 29, 2015 Video Dental FAQDentistryImplantology

FAQ #2: Implant Complications

by Oral Health

Click to watch more Dental FAQ videos. Dr. Mark Lin discusses the various categories of implant complications. Dr. Mark Lin has given numerous lectures, presentations and courses on the topics of Implant Dentistry (Surgical/Prosthetics), live surgical and prosthetic demonstrations with

August 10, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeImplantologyImplantologyOral HealthOral SurgeryPeriodontics

2015 Oral Implantology and Laser Perio Congress

by Oral Health

Join us for a world-class educational conference focusing on the most current research and clinical applications relating to your implant practice success, presented by an internationally renowned faculty of leaders. Experience hands-on equipment lab with the most advanced products, plus

August 1, 2015 Feature DentistryImplantologyImplantology

The Checklist – Sign Up Or Lose

by Dr. Blake Nicolucci, BSc, DDS

Dental implants can be a challenge at the best of times, although if everything is planned out ahead of time, most of these challenges can be either overcome or eliminated. One of the best ways to overcome these challenges is

August 1, 2015 Feature DentistryImplantologyImplantology

Re: The Perceived Issue of Oversupply of Dentists, Roundtable Discussion, May Oral Health

by Letter to the Editor

“Perceived” as opposed to real? Please note the following statistics reported in R.K. House and Associates Ltd., Economic Report to the Dental Profession, Ontario Dental Association, November 2014): 1. In Ontario, the ratio of population to GP dentists plus hygienist decreased