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Enhancing Smiles Using Microhybrid Composite Systems

Direct-bonded anterior composite systems available today allow dentists to create the illusion of tooth...

Simplified Fixed Implant Prosthetics

This article discusses a “simplified fixed implant prosthetics” (SFIP) protocol that offers the entire...

Orthodontics as a Prerequisite to Implant Placement

For years, the sole goal of dental implantology was to replace missing teeth. Replacing...

Predictable Soft-Tissue Management with Radiosurgery

    One type of surgical intervention that was used in the 1960s, had...

Stabilizing Periodontally Compromised Teeth With Fiber Reinforced Composite Resin

For those patients with moderate-to-severe periodontal disease, tooth mobility can contribute to discomfort when...

It’s All in Your Contacts! A Class II Matrix Roundup

Few things in dentistry frustrate practitioners more than, after having created the perfect class...

Immediate Occlusal Loading for Fixed Prostheses in Implant Dentistry

The concept of immediate occlusal loading of root form implants for fixed restorations has...

Liners, Bases, and Cements in Clinical Dentistry A Review and Update

Liners, bases, and cements used in clinical dentistry are an important part of restorative...

Occlusal Interference: Dentistry’s Great Imposter

Figure 1. Patient presents with teeth showing wear. Patients in pain are sometimes difficult...

Efficient, Aesthetic Quadrant Dentistry

As a nation of educated people, we usually choose quality healthcare and often seek...