Third Global Osseointegration Day
Neoss will be hosting the third annual webinar on 3 May 2023 to commemorate the birthday of Prof. Per-Ingvar Brånemark, the father of osseointegration. Born on 3 May 1929 in Karlshamn in Sweden, Brånemark initially pursued a career as a physician before turning his attention to dentistry after witnessing a patient's struggle with edentulousness. Throughout his career, Brånemark remained committed to prioritizing patient care above everyting else.
The presentation to honor the accomplishments of Prof. Per-Ingvar Brånemark will be delivered by Prof. Neil Meredith. The presentation, titled “How far have we come and how far can we go?,” will provide an overview of the advancements in dental implantology over the past half-century, with a particular focus on the pioneering work of Prof. Brånemark. Furthermore, it aims to explore the future of dental implantology, including the anticipated innovations, translational technology, and treatment options that are expected to emerge in the coming years.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamental principles that underpin successful modern implantology.
- Identify and evaluate the key factors that contribute to the long-term success of implant-related dental care.
- Recognize the pivotal role that technology and innovation play in developing patient-focused solutions.