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Istvan Urban


Dr. Urban received his DMD degree in and subsequently his MD degree from Semmelweis University School of Medicine and Dentistry in Budapest, Hungary in 1991 and 1996. He completed a full time program in oral surgery at St. Istvan Hospital in Budapest, Hungary (1992-1996) and his internship program in Periodontics at UCLA. After he graduated from the Fellowship Program in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University, California in 2000, he was appointed assistant professor the following year. He received his PhD degree in Periodontlogy in 2012 at the University of Szeged, Hungary. Dr. Urban is licensed in the state of California (USA) and has a private practice in Budapest, Hungary

Dr. Urban teaches implant dentistry in the graduate program at Loma Linda University. He is currently an honorary professor at the University of Szeged and has recently become an adjunct clinical associate professor at the Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan. Dr. Urban is a board member of the Osteology Foundation and has published scientific articles and text book chapters on bone regeneration and soft tissue reconstructive surgery around dental implants.

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Safety and effectiveness of the N1 concept system: real-world data with 1-year follow-up

Dr Tristan Staas presents the original study abstract at the European Association of Osseointegration Digital Days 2021 in the area of Clinical Innovations. The study shows that the novel N1 concept system offers an easy-to-use implant placement protocol.

Implant concepts
Implant surfaces
Implant designs