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New Translucent Zirconia Crowns

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New Translucent Zirconia Crowns New translucent zirconia crowns are arguably the best material to come along since white dental composites. They are very strong and for back teeth are very natural looking. Sean’s new translucent zirconia crown Are you in need of a dental crown but afraid that it will not look natural? This can […]

Tooth hurts after crown?

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Tooth hurts after crown? Why does a tooth hurt after a dental crown? Tooth hurts after crown is a common search term for someone that is in pain AFTER a dental crown. There can be several reasons for this and there can also be several solutions as well. Typically people have a concern because the […]

Bruxzir crown fracture

bruxzir crown fracture

Bruxzir crown fracture Yes, Bruxzir crown fracture does occur. When it does it is often due to poor prep design or poor handling of the material. If you want to see some zirconia framework fractures click here. Bruxzir crown fracture due to poor prep design The main prep design issue is not giving the laboratory […]

Tunnel connective tissue graft

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Tunnel connective tissue graft options Pedicle tunnel connective tissue graft Nice trick for anterior grafting   VISTA = Vertical Incision Subperiosteal Tunnel Access Technique used for grafting anterior.  Can be used for bone grafting pre-implant surgery or recession. Here is video of using SECTG and some alloderm? This would be one option for treating cervical […]

Digital dentures

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Digital dentures or 3D printed dentures What is a digital denture? The two largest companies offering digital dentures right now are Pala dentures and AvaDent.  They can be 3D printed or CAD CAM. Why digital dentures? 3D printing and milling in theory should create the most accurate fit.  The hold up is still getting a […]

Dental liner

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Dental liner – What is it? Dental liner is refers to a material or technique that we use to prevent sensitivity in deep dental fillings.  Dentists can use a variety of products and techniques.  Products care the market today are usually bioactive and/or resin based.  MTA, glass ionomer, resin-modified glass ionomer, calcium silicate, and others […]