Geistlich Bio-Gide® Shape

Geistlich Bio-Gide® Shape is a pre-cut collagen membrane designed for the treatment of extraction sockets. The new membrane is based on the Geistlich Bio-Gide® Perio technology: enhanced stiffness lengthens the time available for exact positioning; this is a big plus for your application comfort.

  • Convenient: New shape specifically for ridge preservation
  • Easy handling and application comfort: Geistlich Bio-Gide® Perio technology for enhanced stiffness „
  • Ready-to-use: Reduces preparation time
  • Significantly more bone formation when Geistlich Bio-Gide® is used to protect the Geistlich Bio-Oss® in a defective extraction socket1

 

Ridge Preservation: A predictable solution2-7

With Geistlich Biomaterials considerably more ridge volume is preserved at 4 month after tooth extraction.8

Spontaneous healing

  • Around 50% of the alveolar volume is lost over 6 months (horizontal 29-63%, vertical 11-22%).9
  • Without supportive bone, the buccal and labial soft tissue in the socket collapses. The natural formation of new bone in the socket cannot compensate for the loss of alveolar volume.10

Ridge Preservation with Geistlich Bio-Oss® Collagen and Geistlich Bio-Gide®

  • Avoids further bone augmentation at implant placement in more than 90% of cases.7,8
  • Achieves a ridge contour that allows an easier insertion of implants11 or serves as a sufficient basis for bridge restoration12.

 

References

  1. Perelman-Karmon et al. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2012;32(4):459-65.
  2. Avila-Ortiz G, et al. J Dent Res. 2014;93(10):950-8.
  3. Morjaria KR, et al. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2014;16(1):1-20.
  4. Horvath A, et al. Clin Oral Investig. 2013;17(2):341-63.
  5. Vittorini Orgeas G, et al. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2013;28(4):1049-61.
  6. Vignoletti F, et al. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2012;23Suppl5:22-38.
  7. Weng D, et al. Eur J Oral Implantol. 2011;4Suppl:59-66.
  8. Cardaropoli D, et al. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2012;32(4):421-30.
  9. Tan WL, et al. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2012;23Suppl 5:1-21.
  10. Araújo M, et al. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2015;Apr;26(4):407-12.
  11. Fickl S, et al. J Clin Periodontol. 2008;35:356-363.
  12. Schlee M, et al. Eur J Oral Implantol. 2009;2(3):209-217.
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Verena Vermeulen
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