Author Archives: Jen Reyes

Post-extraction implants, Insertion Torque Value (ITV) & ISQ

Dr. Barry Levin at Osstell's 11th Scientific Symposium

How to value each measurement and when to restore implants in immediate and grafted sites. This presentation features clinical cases from a private practice, supported by clinical studies performed by Dr. Barry Levin.

Success Rates of Non‐Surgical Periodontal Therapy in Adult Perio Patients

Success Rates of Non‐Surgical Periodontal Therapy

The International Journal of Dental Hygiene recently released an article, “Success of non‐surgical periodontal therapy in adult periodontitis patients‐a retrospective analysis,” that studied adult patients who had undergone periodontal treatment.

TOOTH OR FALSE? Five Dental Myths Debunked

Dental Myths Debunked

Tooth be told, there’s a lot of potential misunderstandings when it comes to dental treatment and proper dental care which fuels the lack of excitement when you see an upcoming dental appointment on your calendar. And while its true that going to the dentist isn’t all fun and games, knowing the truth behind certain myths will certainly help your chances of maintaining good oral health.

Eating disorders linked with poor gum conditions, quality of life

Eating Disorders and Oral Hygiene

August 20, 2019 — Patients diagnosed with anorexia and bulimia have significantly worse periodontal conditions and poorer oral health-related quality of life, such as physical and psychological limitations, according to a new study published in the Journal of Periodontology.

Study Concludes Poor Oral Health Increases the Risk of Liver Cancer

Study Concludes Poor Oral Health Increases the Risk of Liver Cancer

Patients have probably heard stories about how poor oral health can lead to a variety of medical conditions, some of them serious. However, some patients may have doubts about the seriousness of the oral-systemic link.

Periodontal Disease, Perio Pathogens & Rocket Science

Periodontal Disease, Perio Pathogens & Rocket Science

“The ultimate risk factor for an infectious disease is the causative agent of that disease. Without that agent, no disease will take place no matter what other risk factors the subject may possess”

Augma Biomaterials Case

Augma Biomaterials Case

A challenging case presentation by Dr. Stephane Berg: A right maxillary fractured molar and replacement by an implant after GBR with biphasic calcium sulfate and vertical sinus lift. Featuring Bond Apatite®, Augma Biomaterials Ltd

Patient requests removal of a titanium implant and replacement with a ZERAMEX XT implant

Case Presentation by Dr. Michael Toffler

Site #3: Patient requests removal of a titanium implant with peri-implant disease and replacement with a metal-free Zeramex XT implant; Case Presentation by Michael Toffler, DDS; New York, NY; September 2019

New Osstell Beacon monitors implant stability

Osstell Beacon

We are very happy to announce that Emerginnova is teaming up with Osstell as one of their distribution partners! Osstell, the developer of the ISQ diagnostic technology (Implant Stability Quotient), now presents the next leap in the evolution of implant diagnostic instrumentation: The Osstell BeaconTM