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Torsten Jemt

Biography

Board certified Prosthodontist, Brånemark Clinic, Public Dental Health Service of Västra Götaland, Sweden.
Professor, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry/Dental Material Science, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Dr Jemt started collaboration with Professor P-I Brånemark in 1978, and was involved in the development of the first single implant abutments, and CAD/CAM titanium frameworks. He received a PhD in Prosthodontics in 1984 and he co-founded the Brånemark Clinic in Gothenburg in 1986. Dr Jemt was chairman of the clinic between 2000 and 2009 and currently he holds a combined scientific position at the Faculty of Odontology as a Professor and as a clinical scientific coordinator. Dr. Jemt has published over 150 scientific publications and lectured worldwide since 1983.

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Many clinical follow-up studies are performed to report various complications and failures that can be observed for different techniques or patient groups. These studies can be designed in different ways which has an impact on the results that are revealed. This presentation will...

Peri-implantitis
Success & failure
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Dr Jemt reviews experiences with dental implants from the Brånemark clinic since 1985 till today, including 11.000 patients and 40.000 implants placed, and earlier experiences from the Gothenburg group since 1965. In their long-term follow up, the Branemark clinic team focusses on...

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The lecture gives insight in experiences with dental implant treatment in the Branemark clinic over a period of > 30 years, with over 8000 patients treated and almost 40.000 implants placed. The first developments focused on esthetics and screw joints, development of standardized...