Skip to main content

Explore our online learning platform

Filters

consensus

Diagnosis, avoidance and management of complications of implant-based treatments

Discover the findings of the consensus conference on “Complications of implant-based treatments”.

Radiology
Implant designs
Implant surfaces
icon-play

Videos

Tomas Albrektsson: Success and failures of oral implants - what has been learned?

Dr. Albrektsson reviews the success and failure of oral implants related to patient influences, surgical techniques, implant designs and the locations of implant placement. The literature behind the success of the Ti-Unite surface oral implants is reviewed demonstrating the long-te...

Implant designs
Implant surfaces
Immediate implant placement
icon-patient_case

Patient cases

Screw retained fixed partial restorations over implants in a young patient diagnosed with Ectodermal Dysplasia.

A 18-year-old female patient diagnosed with Ectodermal Dysplasia at a young age. Presented aplasias in upper and lower jaw, primary teeth persisting, low smile line, deep bite. The treatment involved implant placement, angulated and straight Multi-Unit Abutments.

CAD/CAM
Prosthetic materials
Implant prosthetics
icon-patient_case

Patient cases

Immediate implant placement to replace deciduous teeth followed by orthodontic treatment.

A 26-year-old female patient wanted to have her teeth straightened. This clinical case describes the extractions of the lower deciduous second molars, followed by immediate implant placement. After the completion of the orthodontic treatment the final restorations were placed.

CAD/CAM
Immediate implant placement
Posterior implants
icon-patient_case

Patient cases

Implant placement due to root fracture of a non-vital tooth

A 53-year-old female patient with #22 FDI (#10 US), which was endodontically treated and discolored, was esthetically unpleasing. The tooth was hopeless due to root fracture. A treatment plan was formulated to replace the non-vital tooth with an implant.

CAD/CAM
Anterior implants
Implants in compromised sites
icon-patient_case

Patient cases

Multi-disciplinary rehabilitation of an agenesic upper lateral incisor

A 53-year-old female patient with #22 FDI (#10 US), which was endodontically treated and discolored, was esthetically unpleasing. The tooth was hopeless due to root fracture. A treatment plan was formulated to replace the non-vital tooth with an implant.

Radiology
Anterior implants
Soft tissue management
icon-play

Videos

Bertil Friberg: Some thoughts about failing implants

The compromised jaw bone is mainly discussed in terms of expected problems and failures in relation to oral implant treatment. Rightly so, but it should be defined on various levels, implying:

-Interfering with the implant placement procedure, thus presenting with poor bone volume...

Implant designs
Implant surfaces
Peri-implantitis
icon-play

Videos

Maxim Kopylov: Immediate vs delayed protocols. A decision tree.

Today, the time factor plays an increasingly important role in a patient’s treatment decisions and effective solutions are expected from the dentist. This raises issues when deciding on immediate or delayed implant placement even in the posterior zone. Several factors need to be...

Immediate implant placement
Posterior implants
Bone grafting and regeneration
icon-patient_case

Patient cases

Esthetic rehabilitation of anterior teeth with orthodontic treatment and porcelain veneers

A 39-year-old male patient with large diastemas. The following case was solved by a combination of orthodontics and prosthodontics, along with tools used to predictably achieve the desired result.

Radiology
Biomechanics and occlusion
Single and multi-unit restorations
icon-play

Videos

Reena Talwar Povoledo: Do’s and Don’ts related to available soft and hard tissue morphology. Need for guided bone regeneration

In order for a patient to receive a properly placed implant with a functional and esthetically successful restoration, the clinician must be aware of the anatomical limitations of the maxillo-mandibular complex.  

The goal of this presentation is to provide the clinician with...

Radiology
Immediate implant placement
Edentulous treatments
icon-play

Videos

Inaki Gamborena: Screw- or cement-retained restorations. A biologic point of view.

This lecture will focus on the biologic criteria when it comes to restoring anterior implants using as an alternative a screw or cement retained restoration. The main problematic aspect for the cemented implant restoration will be discussed widely with different clinical examples...

Digital workflow
Guided Surgery
CAD/CAM
icon-play

Videos

Franceso Pera: Full-arch rehabilitation with immediate loading protocol. Prosthetic and biomechanical aspects.

In recent years, numerous papers have focused on the treatment of edentulous maxillae with immediately loaded implant-supported prostheses. Despite the inherent challenges of this kind of rehabilitation, these papers reported favorable results. In 2004, the Department of Implant...

Edentulous treatments
Prosthetic strategies
Implant prosthetics
icon-play

Videos

David Garcia Baeza: The art of individualized prosthetics in the aesthetic zone and the way to the optimum result

Reaching for an aesthetic end-result involves optimized soft tissue protocols. The use of provisional restorations gives advantages and makes the final prosthetic steps easier to achieve an excellent esthetic result. The handling of the soft tissue and its manipulation at the right...

CAD/CAM
Immediate implant placement
Anterior implants
icon-play

Videos

Hannes Wachtel - Various treatment options for the terminal dentition and for the edentulous

It has been our experience, over the last ten years, that the vast majority of patients presenting with “terminal dentition” prefer to maintain fixed “teeth”. The All-on-4® treatment concept will meet these requirements. Furthermore treatment time, costs and treatment effort is...

Edentulous treatments
Implant prosthetics
Prosthetics on natural teeth
icon-play

Videos

Sanda Moldovan: Decision-making process for completely edentulating patients

With more than 178 million Americans missing at least one tooth, there's a great need for identifying dental implant solutions with long-term stability. Instead of treating tooth by tooth, the dental practitioner should assess the mouth functioning as a whole.

 

This presentation...

Edentulous treatments
Local factors
Patient assessment