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Communicating a Facebow Transfer Procedure: A Case Study

Communicating a Facebow Transfer Procedure: A Case Study

A successful facebow transfer procedure requires accurate images and concise communication with the dental lab. This case study outlines the best way...

| 5 months ago
Four Key Aspects of the Best Dental Events for Greatest ROI

Four Key Aspects of the Best Dental Events for Greatest ROI

When considering upcoming dental events, what four components make up a successful conference? Read on to see what will bring you the most ROI and how...

| 5 months ago
Resources for Welcoming Transgender Patients into Your Dental Practice
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Resources for Welcoming Transgender Patients into Your Dental Practice

With a rise in Americans identifying as transgender, dentists must think of ways to better welcome and serve transgender patients if they want to grow...

| 6 months ago
How to Get New Dental Patients from Your Local Urgent Care

How to Get New Dental Patients from Your Local Urgent Care

Getting new dental patients from your local urgent cares can provide a referral network at a low cost and is an effective way to grow your practice....

| 6 months ago
The Importance of Occlusal Analysis in Condylar Seating

The Importance of Occlusal Analysis in Condylar Seating

An occlusal analysis is a comprehensive way to determine if the proposed treatment plan may destabilize the existing maximum intercuspation and a new...

| 6 months ago
Dental Conference 2022: Spear Live Preview

Dental Conference 2022: Spear Live Preview

Dental Conferences in 2022 are more essential now than ever. Spear Live is an in-person event that brings clinical training and networking together....

| 6 months ago
TMJ and Treatment Planning: Treating Joint Issues for More Predictable Results
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TMJ and Treatment Planning: Treating Joint Issues for More Predictable Results

TMJ and treatment planning are interconnected. If a TMJ issue is discovered, having a predictable workflow for joint-based treatment planning can help....

| 6 months ago
Dental Lab Outsourcing: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Dental Lab Outsourcing: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

The cost of dental materials and shortage of dental lab technicians in the U.S. has increased significantly, leading many labs to outsource. Learn what this...

| 6 months ago
Why Full Coverage Restorations Are Common for Second Molars
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Why Full Coverage Restorations Are Common for Second Molars

In most cases, tooth wear and tooth fracture result from mechanical overload at the tooth level because of uneven occlusal force distribution. So why...

| 7 months ago
Complex Dentistry: Overcoming Hurdles to Make Cases Less Stressful
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Complex Dentistry: Overcoming Hurdles to Make Cases Less Stressful

Do your goals include taking on more complex dentistry cases? If so, you're not alone! Dr. Carson shares tips on how to overcome common hurdles and reduce...

| 7 months ago
Creating Esthetic Success with Full Arch Implant Supported Prosthesis

Creating Esthetic Success with Full Arch Implant Supported Prosthesis

This Visual technique guide shows you how to transfer pontic site gingival topography to your lab for esthetic success with full arch implant supported...

| 7 months ago
Non-Carious Cervical Lesions (NCCL): Causes and Contributing Factors

Non-Carious Cervical Lesions (NCCL): Causes and Contributing Factors

This write up from Dr. Melissa Seibert challenges the abfraction theory and reviews the many contributing factors to non-carious cervical lesions.

| 7 months ago