Author: Dentures Cost

Porcelain Fused to Metal Bridges 11

Porcelain Fused to Metal Bridges

The porcelain in porcelain fused to metal bridges should be nearly of equal thickness to avoid the possibility of weakening through uneven stress concentration. To meet this requirement, there should be a continuous strip...

Fixed Partial Denture: E-Max 8

Fixed Partial Denture: E-Max

E-max is Lithium Disilicates micro structurally and have a higher strength of 360 Mpa. This high strength is attributed to the crystal size and orientation. It is used for crowns and bridges up to...

Complete Denture Treatment Protocol 6

Complete Denture Treatment Protocol

Complete Denture is a dental prosthesis that replaces all of the natural dentition and associated structures of the maxilla or mandible. It is entirely supported by tissues – mucous membrane, connective tissues and underlying...

Fixed Partial Denture: Metal Coping 5

Fixed Partial Denture: Metal Coping

Porcelain fused to metal dental crowns have the following layers: enamel, body dentin, gingival dentin, opaque and metal coping.

Removable Partial Denture: Equipoise Clasp 3

Removable Partial Denture: Equipoise Clasp

Equipoise Clasp was designed by Roach in 1930. Roach concepts on Equipoise were later modified by European and North American dentists giving us similar clasps concepts with other names.

Conventional Complete Dentures 4

Conventional Complete Dentures

Conventional complete dentures are made by taking accurate impressions of maxillary and mandibular denture bearing areas and associated structures. Complete dentures replace all of the natural dentition and associated structures of the maxilla or...

Tooth Reduction for Fixed Partial Denture 2

Tooth Reduction for Fixed Partial Denture

Tooth Reduction Amount of Preparation in Tooth Preparation for Fixed Partial Denture Type of Restoration Facial Reduction Lingual Reduction Incisal / Occlusal Reduction Acrylic Jacket Crown 0.75 – 1mm shoulder 0.75 – 1mm shoulder...

All Ceramic Fixed Partial Dentures 10

All Ceramic Fixed Partial Dentures

Porcelain, resins and porcelain fused to metal are the classical and most often used materials in fixed partial prosthodontics. The teeth and presently – dental implants, used as support gives us very adequate prosthodontic...

Removable Partial Denture: Extracoronal Attachment 0

Removable Partial Denture: Extracoronal Attachment

Extracoronal Attachment is a type of precision attachment which involves two parts. The first half has a ball joint cantilevered from the abutment unit. The second part, is housed within the one piece casting...

IPS e.max Veneers – Lithium Disilicate Veneers 3

IPS e.max Veneers – Lithium Disilicate Veneers

Veneer is a thin tooth shaped glass ceramics facing luted to the underlying tooth structure using a filled resin. Veneers, also known as laminates, are usually done for esthetic purposes – to mask discoloration...

%d bloggers like this: