Oral Regeneration Topic

The Osteology Foundation selects a new Oral Regeneration Topic every six months. For each topic, a Webinar with an internationally renowned speaker is organised, an interview with the author of a Key Publication in this field is conducted, and a Scientific Radar is published featuring the most relevant publications on this topic. 

Everything is available online and free of charge at THE BOX, the Global Community Platform of the Osteology Foundation. Users have to register only once to have access to the Oral Regeneration Topic, as well as other useful information and tools for everybody interested in oral regenerative therapies.

Current Oral Regeneration Topic: Vertical Ridge Augmentation


Speaker: Luca De Stavola, Italy

Moderator: Tali Chackartchi, Israel

Watch the recording here.

Key Publication

Isabella Rocchietta, Italy, in converation with Istvan Urban, Hungary, first author of the following key publication: 

Istvan A Urban, Sascha A Jovanovic, Jaime L Lozada: Vertical ridge augmentation using guided bone regeneration (GBR) in three clinical scenarios prior to implant placement: a retrospective study of 35 patients 12 to 72 months after loading. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. May-Jun 2009;24(3):502-10.

The interview is available on THE BOX

Scientific Radar

A list of the most relevant publications on the current topic, compiled by Luca De Stavola, with comments on why he considers them relevant is available on THE BOX.


Past Topics

Ridge Preservation

all content is available on the online platform THE BOX. Registration is required but free of charge.