ASTRA TECH Implant System
The ASTRA TECH Implant System is designed with a unique combination of interdependent features, working together.
Known as the ASTRA TECH Implant System BioManagement Complex these interdependent features: OsseoSpeed fluoride-modified surface, MicroThread at the implant neck, a Conical Seal Design and the Connective Contour help to maintain peri-implant bone and soft tissue health even over the long term. Backed by extensive long-term documentation, the ASTRA TECH Implant System meets both the esthetic and functional needs of the anterior and posterior regions.
Report: CAD/CAM, Dental Tourism Driving Growth of Implants Market
According to a report by Research and Markets, the global dental implants market is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.37% from 2016 through 2020. Based on market analysis and conversations with industry experts, the report cites increased used of CAD/CAM technology as a key growth driver. It also points to a rise in medical tourism as a trend that is boosting the market. Medical tourism, or more specifically dental tourism, has become popular in some developing countries of Europe due to the lower cost of dental procedures in these countries. This trend is...Read More
Case Presentation: Designing an Implant Surgical Guide Using 3D Technology
CASE PRESENTATION Designing an Implant Surgical Guide Using 3D Technology Prosthetically driven digital implant planning is revolutionizing implant dentistry, resulting in improved surgical and prosthetic outcomes. Likewise, utilizing a full digital workflow with in-house 3D printing and milling improves the efficiency of implant cases, resulting in better patient experiences. One of my passions is to teach digital implant dentistry to other clinicians, especially to experienced implant surgeons. This case provided a unique opportunity for me to help one of my mentors, Dr. Robert Gellin, with his first digital implant planning case....Read More