ANDOVER, Massachusetts – (MAY 6, 2014)
The Straumann Dental Implant System expands to include the NEW Straumann® Screw-RetainedAbutment portfolio for single unit, partially dentate and fixed edentulous restorations. It offers dentalprofessionals an opportunity to provide patients with an edentulous treatment option which iscustomized to their individual needs and expectations.
From treatment planning and implant placement to final restorations, the treatment process isseamless for the patient.Implant planning is possible by way of 2D conventional implant and prosthetic planning basedon (CB) CT scanning or x-rays. Additionally, 3D digital implant planning is made availablethrough coDiagnostiXTM software for predictable results and treatment efficiency.Straumann® Bone Level Roxolid® SLActive® Implants are designed to provide a solidfoundation for implant treatment, featuring the combination of Straumann’s award-winningtechnologies – the Roxolid material for high tensile strength 1osseointegration.2may allow the use of smaller-diameter implants with the same clinical performance as regular-diameter titanium implants.3
The Straumann® Screw-Retained Abutments provide a wide range of prosthetic options forfixed edentulous and screw-retained restorations. A sleek profile designed for optimal tissuemanagement, various angulations and gingival heights offer the flexibility to provide an individualsolution for edentulous patients.
The Screw-Retained Abutments are designed to achieve excellent esthetic and functional results. Theabutment dimensions allow for fixed screw-retained full arch restorations according to the patients’individual clinical situation, even in cases where tilted implants are inevitable. The new StraumannScrew-Retained Abutments are designed to provide flexibility when treating edentulous patients withStraumann® Bone Level implants. Furthermore, the portfolio allows for the possibility of conventionalimmediate temporization.
“By listening to our customers and developing a solution with reduced complexity – it is ultimately thepatients who win, and that is exciting for all involved.” said Gino DeSimone, Vice President, DentalDivision, US.
To patients with hopeless dentition the combination of the Straumann Dental Implant System and theNEW Screw-Retained Abutment is the optimal choice for simplified, full arch rehabilitation.
Straumann – a global leader in implant dentistry offering surgical, restorative, regenerative, and digitalsolutions for the dental and lab business – is a pioneer of innovative technologies. We are committedto Simply Doing MoreSMhighly skilled technical support, and a team of experienced professionals readily available to you, ourvision is to be the commercial partner of choice in implant, restorative, and regenerative dentistry.
With outstanding mechanical and biological properties, Roxolid Implantsor dental professionals and patients. With world-class customer service,To learn more about the new Straumann® Screw-Retained Abutment portfolio visit www.straumann.us
Manager, Marketing Communications
North America Dental Division
60 Minuteman Road
Andover, MA 01810
Phone 800/448 8168
1 Norm ASTM F67 (states min. tensile strength of annealed titanium); data on file for Straumann® cold-workedtitanium and Roxolid® implants
2 Compared to SLA®
3 Benic GI, Gallucci GO, Mokti M, Hämmerle CH, Weber HP, Jung RE. Titanium-zirconium narrow-diameterversus titanium regular diameter implants for anterior and premolar single crowns: 1-year results of a randomizedcontrolled clinical study. Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2013 Nov;40 (11):1052–61. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12156.Epub 2013 Sep 8.