Tag: Abutment surface

Giacomo Fabbri

“For abutments & implants available with the new surfaces, I have completely converted to Xeal and TiUltra” Dr. Giacomo Fabbri

One of the first clinicians to use Xeal™ and TiUltra™, Giacomo Fabbri explains why he converted to the new surfaces, the results he has seen...

/ July 7, 2020

Spotlight on surface innovation: Video presentation

Prof. Albrektsson explains the evolution in implant surface knowledge and research, and why implant anodization has been developed even further by Nobel Biocare.

/ March 26, 2020

Why abutment surface matters for soft tissue health

As many of us already know, dental implants are designed to facilitate an optimal level of osseointegration. However, there’s another factor that is also of...

/ November 7, 2019

“Some people claim implants are just commodity products…I fear this is a major threat to implants today.” Why company-organized research matters for greater knowledge in implantology.

Prof. Tomas Albrektsson, MD, PhD, ODhc, RCPSG began working on dental implants with Per-Ingvar Brånemark in 1967 and has since published many papers on osseointegration....

/ September 18, 2019

How do hydrophilic surfaces speed up the healing process?

A considerable number of studies have shown that cells attach better to hydrophilic surfaces than to hydrophobic surfaces. But what, exactly, is hydrophilicity? Here, we...

/ August 30, 2019

What’s your favorite color? A quick guide to surface anodization

Implant and abutment surface characteristics may be crucial, yet they can be difficult to see with the naked eye. However, the newly developed Xeal and...

/ August 8, 2019

Welcome to the Mucointegration™ era

Surface science is taking tissue integration solutions to the next level.

/ July 26, 2019

Big changes have begun at Nobel Biocare

Cast your eye to the top left of the screen and see a sign of change at Nobel Biocare. 2019 is a big year. Our...

/ April 11, 2019