Materials

Ivoclar Vivadent introduces Tetric CAD blocks
Ivoclar Vivadent introduces Tetric CAD blocksThe new resin matrix rounds out the company's portfolio of blocks.
Anterior esthetics with posterior strength: Is it possible?
Anterior esthetics with posterior strength: Is it possible?Zirconia is often left sacrificing esthetics for strength, but what if both could be achieved?
3M expands zirconia shade portfolio
3M expands zirconia shade portfolioLava Esthetic zirconia is now available in all 16 VITA shades.
VITA introduces AKZENT Plus CHROMA STAINS for shade correction
VITA introduces AKZENT Plus CHROMA STAINS for shade correctionThe stains are said to help lab technicians and chairside-milling dentists reduce remakes with the wrong shade.
Glidewell Dental releases BruxZir Esthetic Solid Zirconia
Glidewell Dental releases BruxZir Esthetic Solid ZirconiaThe new material is reportedly Glidewell Dental’s most beautiful.
VITA introduces new line of porcelain kits
VITA introduces new line of porcelain kitsVITA’s Signature series are comprised of a custom-curated mix of porcelains.
Cementable, screw-retained or screw-mentable?
Cementable, screw-retained or screw-mentable?Choosing the right implant for the case can be difficult — this is what they all offer.
Kuraray Noritake launches CERABIEN ZR FC Paste Stain
Kuraray Noritake launches CERABIEN ZR FC Paste StainThe new product is said to offer a full complement of blue and gray shades for natural fluorescence.
How to achieve long-term clinical success with Celtra advanced glass ceramic
How to achieve long-term clinical success with Celtra advanced glass ceramicExamining the microstructure of Celtra and how it leads to long-term clinical success.
6 cosmetic dentistry procedures every practice should offerMore patients are demanding cosmetic dentistry treatment, so offering these procedures could help boost your patients' satisfaction and your practice's bottom line.