Tag Archives: SHORT® Implants

Metal-Free Fixed Restorations with Bicon Dental Implants

A metal-free fixed restoration featuring a TRINIA™ prosthesis with distal cantilevers supported by four 4.0 x 5.0mm SHORT® Implants. Images courtesy of Rolf Ewers, MD, DMD, Ph.D. • Professor and Former Chairman, University Hospital for Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, … Continue reading

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Bone Gain and Bicon Dental Implants

The Haversian and cortical-like bone around the Bicon design is unlike the appositional bone around threaded implants and provides for unmatched clinical capabilities. Urdaneta, R.A., Daher, S., Leary J., Emanuel K., Chuang, S.K., Tovar, L.A., Factors Associated with Crestal Bone … Continue reading

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Crown-to-Implant Ratios and Bicon Dental Implants

Crown-to-implant ratio guidelines for natural teeth need not be applied to Bicon dental implants. Urdaneta, R., Rodriguez, S., McNeil, C., Weed, M., and Chuang, S., The Effect of Increased Crown-to-Implant Ratio on Single-Tooth Locking-Taper Implants, Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants, … Continue reading

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Bicon’s 4.0 x 5.0mm SHORT Implant

With the Bicon design, edentulous sites with minimal bone can be restored simply — sites which simply could not be restored with other implant designs.

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Bicon’s Plateau Design

Bicon’s plateau or fin design offers at least 30% more surface area than a screw implant of the same dimensions and provides for the callus formation of mature, cortical-like, Haversian bone between the plateaus or fins of the implant. Direct … Continue reading

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