It’s no secret in the dental industry that composite resins shrink to one degree or another during polymerization. This, along with the related stress, is a primary factor in restorative failure. We discuss the latest strategies designed to minimize the nagging problem …
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The dental profession is no stranger to the cutting edge when it comes to technology. We explore some of the latest digital innovations used by increasing numbers of practices to slipstream their way onto the digital superhighway.
When implants are involved, impressioning can be a bit trickier than it typically is for standard crowns. Mentor explores the latest protocols for capturing traditional and digital implant impressions.
In support of minimally invasive dentistry, new technologies and other strategies that can facilitate early diagnoses have never been more important. We zero in on ways your clients can intercept little problems before they become big ones.
In root canal therapy, shaping is a key step in creating clean canal contours. To accomplish this type of shape shifting, endodontic files are needed.
As developments in nanotechnology continue to accelerate, it’s evident that less is definitely more, and dentistry is reaping the rewards.
In the age of the perfect smile, esthetic dentistry has never been more front and center. We provide an overview of the kinds of products that can help your clients and allow you to cultivate this sales-rich category.
Digital cameras are proving to be valuable assets in diagnostics and treatment — both inside and outside the mouth.
Once a root canal has been shaped and cleaned, complete obturation of the root structure is essential. Therein lies the challenge. We explore the latest strategies clinicians can use to up the odds of endodontic success for long-lasting restorations.
Personal protective equipment is necessary in contemporary dental practices, and account executives must be up to speed on the latest developments. We give you the up-to-date low-down on these important practice necessities.