Zirconia is probably one of the most complex indirect materials we use in dentistry. The term "multi-layered" is used to describe many different zirconia. When your lab says they used something "multi-layered", do you know what you are getting? In this video I will go through the different ways this terminology is used.
What language do you use to refer to an interim dental restoration after you prep: temporary or provisional crown? The choice of word used is critical to how the patient sees this process, and ultimately can impact the final outcome. In this video I will share my thoughts about the two between these words.
In this video I will share an old trick many of us learned in dental school called "pre-wedging". If you want to have tight contacts every single time without question, this video will help you do that.
It never ceases to amaze me that every time I hear a dental laboratory technician lecture, the conversation circles back to communication. In this video I will reflect on a very simple idea regarding communication with your labs: More is Better!