This article focuses on a case using IPS e.max Press to restore a patient's mouth full of broken restorations.
Article describes the importance of materials selection when custom shade matching the laterals.
Moving beyond the controversy and focusing on the technique
This article presents the reader a background and futuristic look into pressing oven technology.
Continuing education article on cosmetic dentistry to restore a patients severly worn teeth with veneers
A technicians personal journey through emergency restorative dentistry
Using the canvas cutback technique to preserve lingual strength and maintain the full occlusal anatomical table in a monolithic restoration.
Choosing no-preparation veneers can be the most esthetic and cosmetic enhancement when diagnosed properly for the patient.
Case report describing the platinum-foil technique for veneers.
The case presentation discussed in this article illustrates the versatility, ease of use, and optimal clinical and esthetic results possible with the proper application of a team-based approach to the...
For the dental team, rapid innovations in dental laboratory technology and materials add a new challenging dimension to material selection and fabrication methods.
This article reviews the available literature and presents methods for generating a smooth surface and assessing surface roughness. It also discusses the differences between glazing and mechanical pol...
As CAD/CAM and other digital technologies become a more integral part of the dental industry, the ongoing evolution will likely pick up even more speed. Dentists and technicians should be prepared to ...
In this case, a 37-year-old woman was unhappy with her smile and had specific demands and expectations. Her primary concern centered on her overly prominent upper canines and the constricted appearanc...
A collaborative team approach will evolve into a “Patient Care First” business model that will continue to grow and demand technicians who can facilitate the process.