Why a precision-fit implant-abutment interface matters

Why a precision-fit implant-abutment interface matters

What factors should you consider when choosing components for your restoration? One important aspect is whether the components have been designed and manufactured to work together as a precise system. We discussed this topic with Prof. Dr. Matthias Karl of Saarland University in...

Nobel Biocare to offer unique metal-free two-piece...

Nobel Biocare to offer unique metal-free two-piece...

Nobel Biocare has announced a partnership agreement with Dentalpoint AG, a leader in ceramic dental implants, to add a zirconia implant solution to its portfolio.

A world beyond products: Nobel Biocare at EAO 2017

A world beyond products: Nobel Biocare at EAO 2017

True science, original solutions and real innovations greeted visitors to the Nobel Biocare booth at the 2017 annual congress of the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO). Taking place in Madrid from 5 to 7 October, the event marked the launch of the Trefoil system,...

Shaping the future of patient care at the North...

Shaping the future of patient care at the North...

Nearly 1,000 dental professionals came together for this year’s Nobel Biocare North America Symposium, combined with the second International Zygoma Summit, to get hands on with the future of patient care and learn from leading experts in implantology.

NobelProcera Full-contour Zirconia Implant Crown: the...

NobelProcera Full-contour Zirconia Implant Crown: the...

Patients, clinicians and dental laboratories all want restorations they can rely on. The NobelProcera Full-contour Zirconia (FCZ) Implant Crown combines full-contour strength that’s tough enough for the posterior with restorative flexibility that’s hard to beat ... and there’s...

Preliminary results reveal positive early outcomes for...

Preliminary results reveal positive early outcomes for...

The preliminary results of a 5-year multi-center clinical investigation have been announced, revealing positive early outcomes for the Trefoil system.(1)

NobelZygoma – The implant of choice for patients with...

NobelZygoma – The implant of choice for patients with...

For patients with severe maxillary resorption, extensive grafting procedures can mean lengthy treatment times. But there is an alternative. By anchoring in the zygomatic bone, the NobelZygoma implant system can enable an immediate loading protocol. This dramatically shortens...

Non-original abutments are “a lottery that you cannot...

Non-original abutments are “a lottery that you cannot...

In a recent study analyzing the effect of cyclic loading on micromotion at the implant-abutment interface, the authors found that a quantifiable settling effect seems to be more pronounced in non-original abutments.(1) In the in-vitro study, the NobelProcera implant-abutment...

Dental patient communication tools: how digital...

Dental patient communication tools: how digital...

Treatment planning software can help dental professionals improve many aspects of dental implant treatment. In particular, it can significantly enhance communication between the clinician and patient.(1)

Trefoil™ – the next full-arch revolution: New...

Trefoil™ – the next full-arch revolution: New...

It is the latest leap forward in Nobel Biocare’s fight against edentulism. And, when released to clinicians for the first time in October 2017, it is to be accompanied by a full year’s scientific evidence of its performance leading up to the launch.