Clinical Articles2021-10-20T08:59:19-04:00

Maximizing Impression-Taking Efficiency and Accuracy – Clinical Article

By Fred Peck, DDS, FAACD

Obtaining a patient’s dental impression can present many challenges. One must keep the area free of saliva and blood, have good access to margins and often deal with a variety of viscosities of impression materials, that must be mixed and injected simultaneously to obtain an accurate impression.

August 6th, 2021|

Desensitization Protocol for Crowns Using G5 – Clinical Article

By Harald O. Heymann DDS, MEd

G5 is a time and research proven desensitizer that works to prevent post-op sensitivity when placed under virtually any type of dental restoration. Based historically on the formulation of a dentin primer, G5 contains 5% glutaraldehyde, 35% HEMA, and water: a simple but highly effective composition.

August 5th, 2021|

Simplifying the Class II Composite with Bulk Fill: Efficiency Without Compromise – Clinical Article

By Marcos Vargas, BDB, DDS, MS & Kayla E. Erps, Senior Dental Student, University of Iowa

While restoring the posterior dentition, natural proximal contours, contact size, position and shape are integral to the function and longevity of both the restoration and remaining tooth structure. Composite dentistry has progressed to the point where restorations disappear into the surrounding tooth structure yet despite considerable improvements in both technique and materials, inconsistent results continue to be a challenge for many clinicians.

August 5th, 2021|
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