Straumann Live at IDS 2019

"Sergio Piano: The highly performing SLActive® surface can help to obtain osseointegration in challenging cases of compromised patients"

March 12-16 2019 in Cologne, Germany

At the IDS 2019 in Cologne, Straumann is launching its Straumann® BLX implant system – a winning combination of innovative design and surface technology with high-performance material designed for predictable results. The Straumann® Pro Arch solution enables for personalized treatment protocols in implant-borne fixed full-arch restorations, with a variety of treatment options to address specific indications and different patient’s needs. In this interview, Dr. Piano, a renowned expert for edentulous restorations, speaks about this exciting topic.

Dr. Sergio Piano, Italy


Private practitioner in Genoa, Italy. Graduated DDS cum laude at the University of Genoa in 1988. Visiting Assistant in 1991 – 1992 at the University of Geneva, Departments of Fixed Prosthodontics (Prof. Belser), Periodontology (Prof. Cimasoni) and Oral Surgery (Prof. Fiore-Donno, Dr. Bernard). Active Member of SIO (Italian Society of Osseo-integration) and IAED (Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry). Fellow of the ITI (International Team for Implantology). Regular national and international lecturer on surgical and prosthetic topics in Implant Dentistry.

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