Dr Marc BALMER – Switzerland
Dr. med. dent
Marc Balmer works at the Clinic of Reconstructive Dentistry at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He graduated with a Master in Dental Medicine at the Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland in 2008 and received the “doctor medicinae dentium” (Dr. med. dent.) from the same University in 2012.
After a 6-year period as full-time associate in a private practice in Bülach, Switzerland, he received a certificate of postgraduate education in general dentistry from the Swiss Dental Association.
2014 – 2017 he completed a 3-year postgraduate training in Reconstructive Dentistry at the Clinic of Reconstructive Dentistry at the University of Zurich, which lead in 2018 to the title of Specialist of Reconstructive Dentistry from the Swiss Society of Reconstructive Dentistry.
Dr. Balmer received a Master in Oral Implantology from the University of Zurich in 2019.
Since 2017 he serves as a full-time Senior Teaching and Research Assistant at the Clinic of Reconstructive Dentistry at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. His clinical focus is on the treatment of complex and aesthetic cases using all aspects of reconstructive dentistry including implant dentistry. He is responsible for the knowledge management, teaching of students and the digital education at his clinic. His scientific interests lie on prosthodontics, implant dentistry with a focus on ceramic materials. He has published numerous scientific and clinical articles.
“Ceramic implants: new clinical evidence” – 2023 EACim congress
Lecture Abstract :
Ceramic implants have made their way into dentistry. However, what is the current clinical evidence for zirconia implants in 2023. Are there finally results from long-term studies? Is there already enough scientific background to support two-piece ceramic implants? This presentation shows the latest evidence of ceramic implants and highlights all their aspects.