Trabecular Metal Technology is an innovative material utilized by Zimmer Biomet for two decades in implantable orthopaedic devices. Uses of Trabecular Metal Material are varied and have included joint reconstruction, bone void filling and soft-tissue repair.1-3 Zimmer Biomet integrated Trabecular Metal Technology into its dental implant portfolio in 2011.
What is Trabecular Metal Technology?
Trabecular Metal Technology is a three-dimensional material, not an implant surface or coating. Its structure and function are similar to cancellous bone.4-6
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