Which product is making the root-membrane technique simple, intuitive and effective?

IDS makes immediate implant placement in the esthetic zone faster, easier and more accessible than ever. Alternately known as socket-shield or partial-extraction therapy, the root-membrane technique offers extraordinarily long-term effectiveness, and the MegaGen Root Membrane Kit distills it into a straightforward, step-by-step procedure to enable more practices to delve into one of the fastest-growing areas […]

Frings®: the best innovative combo since camera + phone?

Aside from its clever name, FRINGS® (forceps with springs) demonstrate pure dental ingenuity. Reportedly the only forceps in the world to offer a spring‐driven “auto‐retractable” design, according to DentalProductsReport.com the dental innovation presented by IDS (integrated dental systems) offers a unique solution. The end result: Fingers are no longer required to open the forceps as a surgical […]

Peace to people in need: A tale of AnyRidge implants, fluoride varnish and nanny goats

Placing dental implants, performing fluoride varnish treatments and delivering nanny goats village families sound like business as usual for  James J. Wu, DDS, FRCD (C), (shown above) when he dedicates expertise as a volunteer in Moldova. The Board Certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in both the U.S. and Canada recently returned from an August 26 mission trip to Chisinau, […]

Three reasons to clear 60 minutes on your Wednesday calendar.

You know you’ve always wanted a free opportunity to gain an understanding of the scientific criteria for early loading, crestal bone preservation with implant thread design and prosthetic simplicity (10 diameter implants using one prosthetic connection). Dr. Isaac Tawil, current President of AIE Advanced Implant Educators, promises to deliver a clear message that will allow dentists to treat more patients in […]

Maybe MegaGen was her birthday wish?

Louise Bonito had 102 reasons to celebrate at her birthday party earlier this year. According to telegraph.co.uk, the grandmother from Connecticut reached the impressive age on April 26. When celebrating with her loved ones a few days later, she blew out her birthday candles, but her dentures made a surprise appearance. “I took a deep, deep, breath and with all my might I […]