Howard Farran, DDS, MBA, the founder and owner of Dentaltown.com and Dentaltown magazine, has practiced dentistry at ‚Today’s Dental‘ in the Phoenix metro area for more than 30 years. 2017, the magazine ‚Incisal Edge‘ ranked him among the 32 most influential people in dentistry. Dr. Farran reaches hundreds of thousands of dentists all around the globe through the network he built with social media. Howard Farran 1049 Advances in Biological Dentistry with Dr. Karl Ulrich Volz at Dentistry uncensored. View the interview above and read the description of my dad’s résumé of his dental career.
Born in 1964. Achievement of Dental Degree in Ulm, Germany
Dissertation on “ Evidence of Amalgam Elements in Dental Pulp Among Amalgam Patients.” Residency at the “Süddeutsche Zentrum für Orale Implantologie” (Southern German Center for Oral Implantology).
1992, foundation of his first private practice specialized in metal-free dentistry. 1998, certification in Biological Dentistry and in 1999, certification in Implantology. Founder of the BODENSEE ZAHNKLINIK. The Bodensee Zahnklinik has made a name for itself primarily in the field of all-ceramic and implantology. Co-author of the patient guidance booklet, „Zähne gut, alles gut“ (“Healthy teeth, all’s well”) and the “Implantology Guidebook“.
From 2001 to 2004, development consultant with the achievement of the zirconium-oxide implant Z-Look, one of the first approved ceramic implants. 2004, founder of the company Z-Systems. 2006, founder of the first ever use of ultra-sonic implants and 2007 founder of ultrasonic applications in membrane technology for bone augmentation. 2007, latest generation of ATZ ceramic implants and CEO of the company, “Swiss Dental Solutions“. 2002 to 2012, development of the first two-piece ceramic implants. 2013-2014 development of the newest generation of one-piece hybrid implants and maturation of the SCC (Short Cut Concept) according to Dr. Volz, which allows you immediate implantation after extraction in the region of molars and immediate temporary restorations. 2016 he founded the Swiss Bio-health Clinic for biological dentistry and medicine. Since 2001, Dr. Volz has performed more than 18,000 ceramic implant placements.
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