MY SEQUENCE OF STEPS IN EVALUATING YOUR FIXED RESTORATION

MY SEQUENCE OF STEPS IN EVALUATING YOUR FIXED RESTORATION PRIOR TO CEMENTATION As a dental student, I remember that prior to inserting a crown, I have to check for several things. I have to check for the margin, the fit, the occlusion the contacts, the contour, the shade and more. I t
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Making A Quick Temporary When There Is No Crown To Work With

Making A Quick Temporary When There Is No Crown To Work With There are many ways to treat this broken lateral incisor. Some may want to extract it for an implant. Some may want to save it with a crown. This is a young patient with a gummy smile on limited funds. We decided to save thi
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Keeping my Temp Crown A Little Longer

When a tooth requiring a full coverage restoration has a very short clinical crown height, one of the first thing I asked myself is how to improve the retention and resistance form.  There are many ways to do that and they include building up a core, using accessory grooves and boxes
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