Some questions my patients ask me come up more often than others. I regularly hear, "What happens to my crown now that it needs endo?" This initiates one of the "difficult" conversations of dentistry. In this video, I will discuss my approach to the future of an existing crown when it needs an endo access. I'll also tell you what I share with my patients.
In this video I will share a story about visiting another dental office which had two active dentists. during my visit I observed how effectively their hygienist was supporting him in helping patients accept treatment. It motivated me to come back to my own practice and more actively engage my hygiene team in this process.
One of the most common questions I get during my presentations on restorative dentistry is about buildups. Are we still doing buildups under a bonded ceramic restoration? In this video I will talk through the clinical decisions behind buildups and shed some light on the future of this restoration.
One of the most stressful dental appointments during larger restorative cases can be the seat appointment. The stress comes from a combination of our expectations, as well as the patient and their expectations. Is the shade going to be correct? How will the restorations fit and will they actually get seated successfully? In this video, I share some tips for