Implant Study



A Clinical Study of The effect of immediate versus early loading on the esthetical outcome of NobelActive implants.


Conducted by Dr. Othman Shibly

University of Buffalo Dental School

250 Squire Hall

Buffalo, NY 14214

The purpose of the study will be to evaluate implants placed with a temporary crown versus a crown being placed 4-6 weeks later.

Volunteers of 18 years of age or older, with overall good medical and dental health, and in need for dental implant may be eligible to participate in the study. The study consists of a total of seven visits over a two years period. Reimbursement will include dental exam, X-rays, and significant discount of the cost of both the implant and the crown.

Please call 716-829-3845 and mention the Implant Study for further information or to schedule your screening appointment.

For questions, please contact:

Dr. Talal Zahid via email at

Dr. Othman Shibly via email at

or via phone at 716-829-3845

HSIRB Approved Date 12-15-2011