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April 12, 2011 News ImplantologyPathology

How to treat a dental implant infection

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Todd Welch writes one of the most informative blogs on the Net……..excellent stuff and the blog looks so KEWL!!! Check this out…………..

April 10, 2011 News Implantology

Biotechnology Institute Files Patent Application for Narrow Dental Implant and Associated Pieces

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Indian Patents NewsApril 9, 2011 New Delhi, April 9 — Spain based Biotechnology Institute I Mas D S.L. filed patent application for narrow dental implant and associated pieces. The inventor is Eduardo Anitua Aldecoa. Biotechnology Institute I Mas D S.L.

March 9, 2011 News Dental ethics

If it seems to good be true, it usually isn’t!

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I urge you to read the link on Implant Training below first and then perhaps the essence of this posting will come to the fore.  If the term implants were changed to endo or ortho or pick the discipline du

March 7, 2011 News Keeping you guessing

Maxillary Sinus Lift and Implant Placement (Ankylos C/X)

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The intent of this new phase of the MOUTHING OFF BLOG is to make it more and more visual and graphic with images, video clips and animations.  A friend from St. Louis, Dr. William Cohen, shared this with an implant

March 6, 2011 News ImplantologyInnovations in dentistryTrends in Dentistry

Drill – STOP – but you can still fill and bill!!!

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FROM PANTOGRAPH.COM BLOOMINGTON, Illinois — A risk during dental implant surgery is drilling too deeply. A Bloomington dentist has received a patent for inventing a device that reduces that risk. Dr. Emil Verban has received a United States patent for

March 6, 2011 News Implantology

French implant innovates elimination of peri-implantitis – new coating based on Beaujolais Nouveau

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Julien Benhamou is the Chief Executive Officer of TBR. The TBR Group is one of the largest French manufacturers of dental implants. (DTI/Photo coutesy of TBR) Mar 4, 2011 | EUROPE by Daniel Zimmermann, DTI During IDS 2011, TBR Group

March 4, 2011 News Implantology

Astra Tech’s OsseoSpeed TX implant line launched to the US market at AO Annual Meeting

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Astra Tech, leading provider of comprehensive solutions for dental implant therapy, launched their OsseoSpeed™ TX implant line to the US market at this year’s AO Annual Meeting. The OsseoSpeed™ TX implant comes as the next step in the continuous evolution

February 22, 2011 News ImplantologyTrends in Dentistry

Types of Canadian Dentists Who Are More Likely to Provide Dental Implant Treatment Eh……

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Abstract from ICOI – Implant Dentistry Authors – Esfandiari, Shahrokh DMD, MSc, PhD; Majdzadeh, Reza PhD; Feine, Jocelyne DDS, HDR Objective: We designed to determine the variables that influence the adoption rate of implant technology amongst Canadian dentists. Methods and

February 21, 2011 News ImplantologyTradeshows

Straumann – IDS Internationale Dental Schau www.ids.com

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DO VISIT STRAUMANN’S website Straumann® CARES® Digital Solutions represents a complete dental solution, from digital impression-taking using intra-oral scanning to the computerized production of prosthetics using state-of-the-art CAM processing. Each individual step is well-coordinated, seamlessly interlocking and is designed for

February 15, 2011 News Implantology

And what about endodontics – sob………….!!!!!!!

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According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, standouts in surgical procedures in terms of growth over the next five years are going to be dental implant, facial injectable, optical coherence tomography (OCT) catheter,

October 24, 2010 News Implantology

Look for soups, beets, asparagus and tuna fish in distended cans

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Because the majority of dental implant patients are older and have facial aging, dentists may want to consider the benefits of rejuvenation techniques such as Botox to maximize the cosmetic outcomes of the procedure, according to a presentation at the

October 21, 2010 News Implantology

Dental Implant Market in Canada Experiences 5.6% Growth in 2009 While US Market Declines by 4.2%

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While Canada Typically Mimics the US Trends in the North American Dental Implant Market, Last Year Saw a Change, according to Millennium Research Group TORONTO, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ — According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical

October 12, 2010 News Implantology

Explosive Growth in Dental Implants and CAD/CAM

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According to new dental reports by iData Research, the U.S. market for dental implants is expected to regain double-digit growth by 2013, and will help drive the dental prosthetic market to reach over 82 million prosthetic placements by 2016. In addition, the dental

August 12, 2010 News Implantology

Mike Pikos “is movin’ on up…..”

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PALM HARBOR, FL, August 11, 2010 /Dental PR News/ — World-renowned oral surgeon and educator Michael A. Pikos, DDS, (www.DrMichaelAPIkos.com) has chosen Safety Harbor Resort and Spa as the new home for The Pikos Implant Institute. “We are very pleased to

July 8, 2010 News Implantology

Dentist seeks U.S. class action suit vs. Nobel Biocare

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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Swiss dental implant maker Nobel Biocare has been sued by a California dentist seeking class-action status on behalf of dentists whose patients have suffered complications such as bone loss from one of its products. A company spokesman

June 11, 2010 News Implantology

Trends in Implant Markets

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The following information was researched and compiled by the Millennium Research Group in Toronto, ON, Canada [416-364-7776; www.mrg.net] Image via Wikipedia From their Executive Summary of the 2009 Implant Report: “The European dental implant market, comprising sales of dental implant

May 20, 2010 News Implantology

Straumann receives technology award

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Straumann receives Frost & Sullivan Medical Device Technology of the Year Award for Roxolid® Basel, 18 May 2010:  At an official ceremony in London, Straumann, a global leader in regenerative, restorative and replacement dentistry, was presented with the 2009 ‘Medical