Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant System

Straumann® PURE Ceramic Implant System

Introducing the New Two-piece PURE Ceramic Implant by Straumann®  by implant specialist Alex Rugh, CDT | March 29, 2019 Implant Specialist Alex Rugh, CDT, introduces the two-piece Straumann® PURE ceramic implant which is the newest addition to the PURE ceramic implant...
Impression Coping Misuse

Impression Coping Misuse

Introduction At O’Brien Dental Lab, a common mistake we see with implant impressions is the incorrect use of impression copings which can lead to inaccurate models. In this article, I’ll explain the error so that inaccuracies can be avoided. Implant impressions can be...
How to Identify Unknown Dental Implants

How to Identify Unknown Dental Implants

At O’Brien Dental Lab, we receive monthly requests for help in identifying unknown dental implants. In this article, I cover the best ways for you to determine what those mystery implants are. Start with a CLEAR radiograph Typically, the best place to start is with a...