Advancements in Dental Esthetics
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Volume 41 eBook 22
This Compendium eBook offers a continuing education (CE) article on the limitless possibilities of full-arch zirconia monolithic hybrid restorations and concluding with an article that shows how esthetic dentistry is also unlimited in terms of time, with a look at how it was practiced in the Mayan culture and how modern digital imaging techniques can be used to recreate it. Download to earn 2 FREE CEU now!
CE: Limitless Possibilities With Full-Arch Zirconia Monolithic Hybrid Restorations
Pinhas Adar, MDT, CDT
The author of the CE article is a dental technician who emphasizes that amid proliferating technology, the driving force is patients, who rely on dental professionals to use humanity, intelligence, and artistry. Some technicians and dentists have been concerned about maintaining standards of esthetics and function as the use of machines in restorations becomes more common. This article shows how the human connection can be maintained.
Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU
Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC
Mayan Esthetic Dentistry: Using Modern Techniques and Digital Imaging Technologies to Link the Past to the Present
Yassine Harichane, DDS, MSc, PhD
This article shows how the human touch, although esthetically different, has existed for centuries, across cultures with varying ideas of beauty. This report on Mayan esthetic dentistry shows how using modern techniques and digital imaging technologies can bring past ideals to the present. The article shows how Mayan dentistry can be resurrected with current technological tools through scanning, designing, printing, and performing, similar to the workflow of modern dentistry.