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Do You Still Use Traditional Cement?
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Do You Still Use Traditional Cement?

What type of cement do you use for restorations? Dr. Gregg Kinzer details when he uses traditional cement or when he bonds restorations.

| 4 days ago
FPDs Vs. Implants Part II: How Do FPDs Most Often Fail?
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FPDs Vs. Implants Part II: How Do FPDs Most Often Fail?

Why do fixed partial dentures fail? Dr. Frank Spear gives an answer in this second article in his series on FPDs vs. implants.

| 5 days ago
Digital Printing: Are We There Yet?
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Digital Printing: Are We There Yet?

3D printing is the way of the future - but with so many options, how can you choose the best one for your practice?

| 2 weeks ago
Implant Supported Fixed Bridge for Maxillary Incisors
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Implant Supported Fixed Bridge for Maxillary Incisors

When there are several options available, it is really our responsibility to help the patient make the decisions on the options available based on their...

| 3 weeks ago
How Does Toothbrushing Affect Restorative Materials?
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How Does Toothbrushing Affect Restorative Materials?

Be aware of how toothbrushing may be affecting your patients' restorations.

| 1 month ago
2 Critical Steps To Avoid Restoration Errors
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2 Critical Steps To Avoid Restoration Errors

Cementing final restorations can be stressful - here's how to ensure everything goes smoothly.

| 1 month ago
The Evolution of Composites and Light-Curing
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The Evolution of Composites and Light-Curing

We look at the evolution of light curing and composite materials and what you can do to better your outcomes today.

| 1 month ago
Risks of Using Worn Implant Wrenches
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Risks of Using Worn Implant Wrenches

Are you checking your implant wrenches for wear as often as you should? Doing so will help you avoid these risks.

| 2 months ago
4 Ways to Use Plumber's Tape in Your Dental Practice
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4 Ways to Use Plumber's Tape in Your Dental Practice

Call it plumber's tape, PTFE tape or thread seal tape, dentists should keep this in their armamentarium.

| 2 months ago
Featherlite Polishing Wheels From Brasseler
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Featherlite Polishing Wheels From Brasseler

Check out these tips for tooth reduction and polishing.

| 2 months ago
I Don't Want Braces
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I Don't Want Braces

We've all dealt with it: a patient wants esthetic changes without using braces. What's a dentist to do?

| 2 months ago
Cementation and Bonding Systems Checklists
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Cementation and Bonding Systems Checklists

Checklists are important to ensure successful, repeatable results. That is why we're offering a free set of customizable bonding protocol checklists for...

| 3 months ago