Anterior implant dentistry can be highly demanding. The most common negative outcome is that the tissue esthetics is less than desired. One of the best ways to predict what the tissue position will be on the final restoration, and to influence it to create optimal outcomes is with a custom provisional. There are multiple options for the fabrication of a
The popularity of high strength dental ceramics has increased the number of crowns and veneers that get their esthetic characterization from surface stain and glaze. At the same time our diets have become more acidic and our toothpastes have become more abrasive. Both of these factors are deleterious to the surface stain and surface texture of these
Do coarser surface textures on preps increase bond strength, or is ti exactly the opposite? How does the surface texture of a preparation affect the accuracy of a VPS or Polyether impression? In this video we will look at the answer to these questions as well as the technique for creating the best surface texture with ease.
Photography is a critical piece of our success in dental practice. Dr. Jason Olitsky looks at the role of photography in many aspects of practice success in this 60 minute webinar he recorded for Six Month Smiles. From camera selection to the basics of getting great shots this program is packed full of great information.