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Gaining Crown or Bridge Retention: An Alternative to Surgical Crown Lengthening

Why put your patient through a periodontal surgical procedure if it is not needed...

A Desensitizing Technique That Really Works

Most patients think they have to “just live with” dentinal hypersensitivity. That’s why most...

Managing the Large Diastema With Porcelain Veneers

There are a myriad of aesthetic problems that the clinician will face in the...

Endodontic Diagnosis

Dentists are trained to thoroughly review medical and dental histories and perform comprehensive extra-oral...

Occlusion and Hygiene

Beauty is only skin deep, but function goes to the core! As hygienists, we...

A Three-Point-Translation Technique for Root Coverage With 4-Year Follow-up

Localized and generalized gingival recession frequently occurs in patients with incipient as well as...

Limited and Phased Treatment of Worn Anterior Teeth

It is common for patients with worn anterior teeth to decide that they want...

A Durable Flowable Composite Resin for Preventive Resin Restorations

Two primary goals of treating carious lesions are maintenance of as much tooth structure...

Great Cosmetics—A Temporary Thing: How to Use Provisional Restorations to Ensure Exquisite Cosmetics

Much has been written about porcelain veneers and crowns: how to prep, impress, and...

The Effect of Bruxism on Treatment Planning for Dental Implants

There is generalized agreement that excessive stress to the bone-implant interface may result in...