Tag Archives: endodontics

Magnification in dentistry

dental loupes

Why is magnification in dentistry important? Magnification in dentistry is critical to great care. The higher the magnification the greater the visual acuity and even if we actually work at a lower magnification viewing the higher magnification helps. Magnification in general dentistry You can’t treat, diagnose, or understand what you can’t see!   More magnification makes […]

Build up for endodontics – fracture resistance

RCT molar

Build up for endodontics – fracture resistance Monga 2009 showed that a bonded composite or amalgam is as good as natural tooth structure in fracture resistance.  Amalgam by itself is the least fracture resistance. Bryan Bauer, DDS, FAGD      630-665-5550                                                            Wheaton General and Cosmetic Dentists