Materials

Technique: How to create simple direct resin restorations
Technique: How to create simple direct resin restorationsDr. Gregori M. Kurtzman, DDS, MAGD, shows how to use products from Tokuyama Dental America, Inc., to create esthetic, simple direct restorations.
COLTENE introduces One Coat 7 Universal
COLTENE introduces One Coat 7 UniversalOne Coat 7 Universal is a single component, light-cured, universal adhesive formulated to provide optimal bonding strength to enamel and dentin. The new dental material was recently launched by COLTENE, a global leader in the development, manufacture and sale of consumables and small-size equipment for dental treatment applications.
CHAIRSIDE Soft Reline Material now offered by ZEST Anchors
CHAIRSIDE Soft Reline Material now offered by ZEST AnchorsCHAIRSIDE Soft Reline Material is a soft, silicone based reline material for patients that require relief for full and partial maxillary and mandibular dentures. Ideal for immediate dentures following extractions, surgery, or implant procedures, CHAIRSIDE Soft Reline Material is the material of choice when patient comfort is paramount.
How to use CORE-FLO DC LITE for post and core build-ups
How to use CORE-FLO DC LITE for post and core build-upsThis clinical case demonstrates the use of CORE-FLO DC LITE with Bisco’s dual-cured UNIVERSAL PRIMER for post and core build-ups. CORE-FLO DC LITE is a flowable dual-cured, fluoride-containing, radiopaque core build-up composite that is delivered with an auto-mix syringe.
How to close diastema using time-tested materials
How to close diastema using time-tested materialsDr. Marcos Vargas explains how using 3M materials and a breakthrough new polishing system help him create amazing and esthetic smiles.
How MI Paste Plus reverses and prevents white spots
How MI Paste Plus reverses and prevents white spotsWhen our teeth lose the necessary minerals that keep them healthy, white spot lesions form. This demineralization can ultimately lead to cavities. Researchers found that MI Paste Plus not only prevents the effects of demineralization, but reverses them as well.
10 ways to make a great impression
10 ways to make a great impressionIt’s critical to patient outcomes to have an accurate impression. Here’s what you need to know about both digital impression systems and traditional methods.
6 things to keep in mind for successful impressions
6 things to keep in mind for successful impressionsWe asked one practitioner to share his views on taking—and making—a good impression.
Implanting success: The state of dental implants
Implanting success: The state of dental implantsDental implants are nothing new. While they have been around in one crude form or another for thousands of years, the breakthrough that led to modern day implants didn’t occur until Per-Ingvar Brånemark’s mid-1960s work with dental osseointegration. And it wasn’t until the 1980s that implants became a widely available option.
How to efficiently place posterior direct composites
How to efficiently place posterior direct compositesHow to apply direct posterior composite restoration with bulk-fill dual-cure composite resin and sectional matrix/ring system.