CostDentures.Com Blog

Radiographic Examination of Dental Implants 0

Radiographic Examination of Dental Implants

Examine the bone density at the fixture sites and monitor marginal bone loss. With a good parallel radiograph, the marginal bone loss is measured using the fixture threads as reference. The marginal bone loss...

Removable Partial Denture: Selection of Clasp 0

Removable Partial Denture: Selection of Clasp

These are the steps for the selection of clasp: 1. Analysis with the surveyor of the preliminary cast for the partially edentulous case. 2. Determination of the axis of denture insertion. 3. Determination of...

Screw Application in Dental Prosthesis 0

Screw Application in Dental Prosthesis

Indications for use of screws in Prosthetic Dentistry: 1. The main indications are the connections of abutments and the construction of functional dental prosthesis. 2. Where a conventional fixed dental prosthesis cannot be constructed,...

Esthetic Restorations 3

Esthetic Restorations

Beautiful restorations can only be done if the the dentist and the ceramist are familiar with the basic principles of natural oral esthetics. This is the esthetic checklist, based on Belser’s: Fundamental Criteria 1....

Mobility of Fixed Dentures 0

Mobility of Fixed Dentures

It is common to see patients with loose or dislodged jacket crowns or fixed dentures. The results of a crown becoming loose could be problematic, including the danger of ingestion and inhalation. Patients with...

Loose Dental Crowns 0

Loose Dental Crowns

When the dentist is faced with a mobile dental crown, a complete examination of the restoration and the abutment tooth should be undertaken. Loose dental crowns could be caused by: 1. Crown decementation, due...

Types of Porcelain Dental Crowns 32

Types of Porcelain Dental Crowns

Types of ceramic dental crowns that are commonly available: 1. Metal ceramic 2. High-strength cores 3. Pressed-glass ceramics 4. Milled porcelain 5. Cappilary technique 6. CAD CAM Metal ceramic crowns are the conventional and...

Endocrown 0

Endocrown

All Ceramics Endocrown is a restoration that reproduces the entire surface anatomy of the clinical crown and other lost structure of an endodontically treated tooth. It is fabricated from a “porcelain” block via CAD...

Metal Ceramic Dental Crown 4

Metal Ceramic Dental Crown

Metal Ceramic Dental Crown is a restoration that reproduces the entire surface anatomy of the clinical crown of a tooth. It is fabricated with porcelain fused to metal casting. Its abutment can be a...

Porcelain Fused to Metal Bridges 10

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...

%d bloggers like this: