Formlabs Launches Permanent Crown Resin, Further Digitizing Restorative Dentistry

Dental News and Technology

The introduction of these new materials empowers dental offices and labs to further digitize restorative dentistry and offer patients 3D printed long-term restorations such as fillings, crowns (“caps”), bridges, and implants.

Can Restorative Dentistry Protect Your Dental Health?

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

Fortunately, with restorative dentistry, extreme health issues can be avoided. This is how dental restoration can protect your health. . What is Restorative Dentistry? . Fortunately, the science of dental restoration has evolved for the better.

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Simplification in restorative dentistry: when less is more!

3M

Register Now for the Webinar Simplification in restorative dentistry: when less is more! The post Simplification in restorative dentistry: when less is more!

QADental Forum – Restorative Dentistry & hands-on sessions Sept. 17, 2022 (09.00 am – 7.15 pm)

3M

Register Now for the QADental Forum – Restorative Dentistry & hands-on sessions. The post QADental Forum – Restorative Dentistry & hands-on sessions Sept. Live Congress. The annual QAdental Forum, will be held in Helsinki in September 2022. This educational event is aimed at dentists and dental students from 4th year onwards, who are eligible to work temporarily as dentists.

Global prevalence of edentulism in the over 45s

The Dental Elf

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Peri-implantitis – Surgical treatment with or without adjunctive graft material

The Dental Elf

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Glass ionomer restorations and caries prevention

The Dental Elf

This review of the effectiveness of glass ionomer cement (GIC) restorations in preventing new caries in primary or permanent dentitions included 10 RCTs. The post Glass ionomer restorations and caries prevention appeared first on National Elf Service.

Dental implant placement in patients on anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy

The Dental Elf

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Radiotherapy and dental implant survival

The Dental Elf

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CAD-CAM removable complete dentures

The Dental Elf

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Apical Periodontitis – Is treatment with modern root canal instrumentation more effective?

The Dental Elf

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How common is root canal treatment?

The Dental Elf

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Early and delayed dental implant loading

The Dental Elf

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Oral piercing and oral complications

The Dental Elf

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Deep caries management for immature permanent teeth

The Dental Elf

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Additives to lidocaine and the success of the inferior alveolar nerve block

The Dental Elf

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Mastication and chronic disease in older adults

The Dental Elf

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Single implant restorations – Immediate v non-immediate loading

The Dental Elf

This review of clinical outcomes for immediate and non-immediate (early or conventional) loading in single-implant restorations included 10 RCTs. The post Single implant restorations – Immediate v non-immediate loading appeared first on National Elf Service.

Direct or indirect composite resin restorations on endodontically treated posterior teeth?

The Dental Elf

This review comparing direct and indirect restoration of endodontically treated posterior teeth included 22 studies. The post Direct or indirect composite resin restorations on endodontically treated posterior teeth?

Endodontic sealers and the outcome of endodontically treated permanent teeth

The Dental Elf

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Pulp survival after tooth fracture

The Dental Elf

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Pulpotomy in primary teeth- success of medicaments and techniques

The Dental Elf

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Primary root canal treatment success rates

The Dental Elf

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Photodynamic therapy for denture stomatitis

The Dental Elf

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Extra-short dental implants survival rates compared to longer implants

The Dental Elf

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Pulpitis – How effective are diagnostic tests?

The Dental Elf

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Vital pulp therapy in traumatised permanent teeth

The Dental Elf

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Peri-implantitis – How common is it?

The Dental Elf

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Implant-supported overdentures and fixed prostheses in edentulous mandibles

The Dental Elf

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Composite resin restorations in posterior teeth – incremental or bulk fill?

The Dental Elf

This review of the performance (retention/fracture) of bulk-fill and incremental filled composite restorations place in the posterior teeth of adult patients included 14 RCTs. The post Composite resin restorations in posterior teeth – incremental or bulk fill?

Occlusal schemes for complete dentures

The Dental Elf

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Dental Product Shopper evaluation: Patterson Disposable Diamond Burs

Off the Cusp

Rated as a Dental Product Shopper ‘Best Product,’ the Patterson Disposable Diamond burs are a “durable single-use diamond bur that maintains its cutting efficiency throughout a restorative procedure.” Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 1 Minute, 41 Second.

The Risks of Avoiding Tooth Replacement

Gilreath Dental

You may also be prolonging a tooth replacement because of the expense or fear of the recovery procedure… The post The Risks of Avoiding Tooth Replacement appeared first on Gilreath Family Dentistry. Dental Implants Restorative Dentistry Replacing a Tooth

Vital pulp therapies in the management of nontraumatic pulpitis

The Dental Elf

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Smoking and Dental Implant Failure

Gilreath Dental

Studies have shown that smokers… The post Smoking and Dental Implant Failure appeared first on Gilreath Family Dentistry. Dental Implants Restorative Dentistry Dental Implant Failures Smoking and Dental Health

Everything you need to know about dental curing lights

Off the Cusp

From their introduction 50 years ago, curing lights have become an indispensable part of everyday dentistry, driven by the ongoing evolution of resin-based composite materials for faster, more esthetic, durable results. Light curing in restorative dentistry: The devil is in the details.

Removable partial dentures: is dental implant support a predictable approach?

The Social Care Elf

Following tooth loss, it may not be possible to restore the dentition with a fixed prosthesis due to issues with the size and distribution of the saddle area/s, abutment distribution and bone quantity/quality.

Tissue management: The nexus for crown and bridge procedure

Off the Cusp

A 39-year-old male patient presented for a full coverage restoration on tooth No. The treatment plan included a full contour, monolithic zirconia restoration (Fig. 3 was prepared for a zirconia restoration. Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 5 Minute, 9 Second.

Maxillary sinus augmentation – relative performance of available biomaterials and the challenge of small studies

The Social Care Elf

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Why Replacing Lost Teeth Is Important: The Benefits of Dental Implants

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

Thankfully, tooth replacement options such as dental implants are available to help you restore your smile and improve your oral health. Talk to Mountain Aire Dentistry about whether dental implants are the best option! . Make an Appointment with Mountain Aire Dentistry.

Are Dental Implants Painful?

Brookside Dental

They’re one of the most popular types of dental restorations because they’re a permanent solution. The abutment is a piece that’ll connect your implant to your restoration. Then finally, your smile will be restored!

Perfecting the Art of Radiant, Long-Lasting Restorations

Off the Cusp

More than a just another dental procedure, restorations are an artform. Performing beautiful, lifelike restorations requires a tremendous amount of skill, expertise and attention to detail. First and foremost, you want your restorations to look amazing — while also looking true to life.

How do CEREC Tessera blocks optimize single-visit dentistry?

Off the Cusp

Dental professionals have more time than ever before, and patients are in and out quickly with beautiful restorations. As a result, single-visit dentistry is becoming the standard of care, and new products, materials and technologies are evaluated by how they improve workflow efficiency.