Table of Contents

March 2018
Volume 39, Issue 3
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Letter to the Editor

Teamwork Wins the Day

p. 130

Continuing Education

Surgically Facilitated Orthodontic Therapy: Optimizing Dentoalveolar Bone and Space Appropriation for Facially Prioritized Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Therapy

George A. Mandelaris, DDS, MS, Bradley S. DeGroot, DDS, MS, Robert Relle, DDS, Brian Shah, MD, DDS, Iwei Huang, DMD, MS, Brian S. Vence, DDS

p. 146

Drug Abuse Among the Elderly: Implications for Dental Practice

Kester Ng, BHSc, DDS, Aviv Ouanounou, BSc, MSc, DDS

p. 159

Business of Dentistry

How Dentists Can Respond to Online Reviews to Grow Their Practice

Emily Washcovick

p. 140


When are Opioids Indicated for Postoperative Analgesia in Dental Practice?

Raymond Dionne, DDS, MS, PhD, Gary Warburton, DDS, MD, Asma Khan, BDS, PhD

p. 142

Case Reports

Keys to Achieving Predictable Single-Unit Implant Esthetics in the Smile Zone

Nicholas Marongiu, DDS

p. 168

The Metal-Zirconia Implant Fixed Hybrid Full-Arch Prosthesis: An Alternative Technique for Fabrication

Lambert J. Stumpel, DDS, Walter Haechler, MDT

p. 176

Clinical Technique Review

Direct and Indirect Pulp Capping: A Brief History, Material Innovations, and Clinical Case Report

Gary Alex, DMD

p. 182

Special Report

Dental Impressions: Maturity of Imaging Technologies Driving Shift From Physical to Digital

Eugene Antenucci, DDS

p. 190

Special Reports - In Depth Look

Enabling Intraoral Precision, Aquasil® Ultra+ Makes an Impression

Visualize a Better Practice With the iTero Element® Intraoral Scanner

Expanding the CAD/CAM Workflow With Planmeca Emerald™ Intraoral Scanner

Oral Health Insights

Enhancing Esthetic Outcomes Through Periodontal Plastic Surgery

Peter Nordland, DMD, MS, P.D. Miller, DDS, Robert A. Levine, DDS

p. 200

Online Only

Preservation of Natural Gingival Pigmentation When Treating Multiple Gingival Recession Defects

Douglas H. Mahn, DDS

Ten Steps to Create Virtual Smile Design Templates With Adobe Photoshop® CS6

Manoj Kumar Sundar, BDS, MDS, Venkataraman Chelliah, BDS, MDS

Temporary Shell Proof-of-Concept Technique: Digital-Assisted Workflow to Enable Customized Immediate Function in Two Visits in Partially Edentulous Patients

Alessandro Pozzi, DDS, PhD, Lorenzo Arcuri, DDS, PhD, Peter K. Moy, DMD

Protection From Dental Erosion: All Fluorides are Not Equal

Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, Robert V. Faller, BS

Immediate Implant Placement and Provisionalization Using the Patient’s Extracted Crown: 12-Month Follow-Up

Tatiana Miranda Deliberador, PhD, Gilmar José Begnini, MS, Flávia Tomazinho, MS, Carlos Eduardo Edwards Rezende, PhD, Fernando Luis Esteban Florez, PhD, Denise Piotto Leonardi, PhD

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