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6 Steps For Creating an Ovate Pontic
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6 Steps For Creating an Ovate Pontic

The goal of an ovate pontic treatment is to create a natural appearance. The following steps will guide you to an ideal result.

| 1 year 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.

| 1 year ago
Screw-Retained Restorations With Off-Angle Implants
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Screw-Retained Restorations With Off-Angle Implants

Check out these tips and techniques for ensuring esthetic screw-retained abutments.

| 1 year ago
Implants Versus FPDs for Single Anterior Tooth Replacement
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Implants Versus FPDs for Single Anterior Tooth Replacement

Dr. Frank Spear compares and contrasts FPDs and single anterior tooth replacement.

| 1 year ago
Refine and Expand Your Implant Expertise With This Can't-Miss Spear Seminar
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Refine and Expand Your Implant Expertise With This Can't-Miss Spear Seminar

Feeling stuck in a rut with your implant cases? Looking to develop better interdisciplinary implant treatment practices? You don't want miss 'Implants...

| 1 year ago
Implant Dilemma: What's Going on With Open Contacts?
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Implant Dilemma: What's Going on With Open Contacts?

Dr. Greggory Kinzer discusses a study on implant open contacts and the importance of patient monitoring.

| 1 year ago
Loading Protocols for Dental Implants
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Loading Protocols for Dental Implants

Shortened treatment times have many benefits for dental implant patients; however, dentists must understand the factors that may influence just how soon...

| 1 year ago
Digital Scanning of Implants By Specialists
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Digital Scanning of Implants By Specialists

If you want predictable outcomes and streamlined sequencing for digital implant planning, asking the right questions and initiating clear interdisciplinary...

| 1 year ago
Removable Partial Denture for Maxillary Incisors
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Removable Partial Denture for Maxillary Incisors

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

| 2 years ago
Tips on Fabricating Implant Provisionals and Custom Healing Abutments
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Tips on Fabricating Implant Provisionals and Custom Healing Abutments

We focus on making implant provisionals since fabricating a custom healing abutment is very similar in many ways.

| 2 years ago
Tooth Extrusion For Implant Site Development: What Your Team Needs To Know
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Tooth Extrusion For Implant Site Development: What Your Team Needs To Know

What do you need to know in order to get your entire interdisciplinary team on the same page about tooth extrusion for implant site development?

| 2 years ago
Connecting Teeth and Implants: Yes, No, Maybe?
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Connecting Teeth and Implants: Yes, No, Maybe?

When do you connect an implant to a tooth? Dr. Frank Spear looks at various clinical cases to find the answers.

| 2 years ago