May 3rd, 2021, marks the first Global Osseointegration Day, a day which posthumously honors Professor Per-Ingvar Brånemark, who is regarded around the world as the “father” of osseointegration. Global Osseointegration Day will take place every year, on May 3rd, Professor Per-Ingvar Brånemark’s birthday. Professor Brånemark’s pioneering work resulted in the first application of osseointegration, in […]

How Dental Implants and Osseointegration Were Discovered Dental treatments and technology have evolved considerably over the history of mankind because dental pain occurred very frequently. The most common dental treatment was to remove the painful tooth or teeth. That, eventually led to problems eating.  The most long-term successful treatment used today to replace missing teeth […]

Benefits of Intravenous Sedation for Oral Surgery Sedation is designed to relax a patient and prevent them from feeling pain during a surgical procedure.  Patients can be sedated using intravenous sedation in a trained dentist’s office because it allows them to technically remain somewhat awake, whereas general anesthesia must be administered in a hospital setting […]