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Margin Design
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Margin Design

In this video, Lee discusses the elements of successful all porcelain posterior restorations, including design options, armamentarium, and techniques.

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Three
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What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Three

In Tyler video number three, Frank reveals pertinent patient information that critically impacts treatment options.

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Two
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What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Two

Two weeks ago, Frank introduced Tyler, the patient with the fractured central incisor. In today's video, Frank takes us through his treatment planning...

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do with This? Tyler Part One
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What Do I Do with This? Tyler Part One

In the first video from Dr. Spear's 'What Do I Do with This?' treatment planning series using actual cases, Frank presents the initial findings in a fractured...

| 9 years ago
Centric Relation Bite Record Tips
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Centric Relation Bite Record Tips

As a follow-up to the Protrusive Record Technique blog, Lee shares tips and techniques for obtaining stable bite registrations. Your browser doesn't...

| 9 years ago
Weird Stuff I Get to See
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Weird Stuff I Get to See

This bridge has been in place for about 20 years. The patient is beginning a comprehensive course of treatment and we are getting ready for ortho so...

| 9 years ago
Protrusive Record Technique
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Protrusive Record Technique

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| 9 years ago
What Do I Do with This?
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What Do I Do with This?

Have you ever looked into a patient's mouth and been confronted with dentition that invoked awe, puzzlement, confusion, intimidation, perhaps even despair?...

| 9 years ago
A Reminder About the Process
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A Reminder About the Process

I was speaking to a patient recently and I asked if she wanted to do something about her 'gummy smile.' 'What gummy smile?' she responded, and then asked for...

| 9 years ago
How Much Is .1mm?
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How Much Is .1mm?

I have a pet peeve. It has to do with prepping teeth. I still remember my operative instructor in junior clinic telling me to 'drop that proximal box...

| 9 years ago
A New Use for an Old Tool
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A New Use for an Old Tool

I learned the neatest trick at a recent live patient Posterior Partial Coverage Bonded Restorations course. As part of the program we discuss techniques...

| 10 years ago
Get a Grip!
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Get a Grip!

Do you struggle with trying to hold those little teeny-weeny-eeny inlays and onlays? I sure do. Coating them with porcelain etch and silane and bonding...

| 10 years ago