Esthetics of anterior fixed prosthodontics

Author: Gerard J. Chiche
Publisher: Quintessence Pub Co
ISBN: UOM:39015032834536
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Medical

With superior color illustrations, this clinician-technician team offers principles and methods on how to achieve the best possible esthetic results. Learn how the restorative dentist works not only with the dental technician, but with the periodontist and the orthodontist. As clear as it is comprehensive, this book will be invaluable to the general dentist, the specialist, and the laboratory technician.

Bonded Porcelain Restorations in the Anterior Dentition

Author: Pascal Magne
Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)
ISBN: UOM:39015055922366
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Medical

Guided by the philosophy of biomimetics, the authors combine sound biologic principles with an overriding respect for the natural intact tooth to achieve esthetic satisfaction in the restoration of the anterior dentition. A checklist of fundamental esthetic criteria is presented, and treatment planning, diagnostics, tooth preparation, laboratory procedures, adhesive luting procedures, and maintenance protocols are carefully detailed.

Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics

Author: Stephen F. Rosenstiel
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323112888
Release Date: 2015-07-28
Genre: Medical

Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics, 4th Edition is a comprehensive, user-friendly text that offers dental students and practitioners an excellent opportunity to understand the basic principles of fixed prosthodontics. This text provides a strong foundation in basic science, followed by practical step-by-step clinical applications. Procedures are presented in an organized, systematic format, and are illustrated by over 3,000 clear, high-quality drawings and photographs, now in full-color. The material is logically divided into sections that cover planning and preparation, clinical procedures, and laboratory procedures. The text also includes two invaluable appendices that provide an updated list of dental materials and equipment, as well as a guide to manufacturers. Follows ADEA curriculum guidelines for fixed prosthodontics Features hundreds of step-by-step procedures Integrates basic science with clinical applications End-of-chapter glossaries consistent with the most recent edition of The Glossary of Prosthodontic Terms (see above) Text boxes scattered throughout present quick facts and tips about selected artwork Selected key terms presented at the beginning of each chapter and set in bold type within the text facilitates rapid information retrieval Essay format study questions offer the reader an opportunity to test his or her knowledge and comprehension after reading each chapter Updated references support concepts presented in each chapter. Valuable appendices on dental materials/equipment and manufacturers. 15 contributors collaborate with the editors to present up-to-date information and state-of-the-art techniques in prosthodontics. Full color design that creates an immediate visual impact and will help to better illustrate concepts Classification System for Partial Edentulism Extensive changes have been made to the content and illustrations of many chapters New and re-shot "step-by-step" illustrations. Updates in Implant-Supported Fixed Prosthesis including new illustrations and discussion on contemporary practice Chapters that focus on the essential aspects of prosthodontics and provide the information needed in day-to-day practice. Greatly expanded section on dental esthetics, focusing specifically on achieving the optimal cosmetic result for the patient. Expanded information on resin luting agents. Updates including a variety of new illustrations showing the effects of long-term follow-up.

Smile Design

Author: Gerard J. Chiche
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015059261829
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Medical

Experts in esthetic dentistry, Chiche (Louisiana State University) and Aoshima, who has his own laboratory, assert the importance of collaboration among the patient, clinician, and dental ceramist for optimal results. This work is intended as a visual communication tool, presenting page after page of color photos that will help clinicians demonstra

Smile Design Integrating Esthetics and Function

Author: Jonathan B. Levine
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780723435556
Release Date: 2016-01-14
Genre: Dentistry

Esthetic dentistry is an area of recognizable growth around the world and it often brings considerable challenges for the clinician. Jonathan B. Levine DMD presents a new volume designed to introduce practitioners to the world of advanced smile design with the goal of safely expanding his or her current scope of aesthetic dental practice. Richly illustrated in full colour throughout, this beautiful volume guides readers through the key issues of Smile Design and includes a detailed discussion of assessment techniques including aesthetic check lists and photography, the use of smile design trial and diagnostic techniques and assessment tools. Procedures include space management, alignment procedures and the use of ceramic veneers. Throughout the book, emphasis is given to assessment of the patient and precision treatment modalities. Whether you are newly qualified or an experienced dental practitioner, this volume will be ideal for skill enhancement and is designed for use throughout the world.

Dental Implant Prosthetics E Book

Author: Carl E. Misch
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323112918
Release Date: 2014-07-21
Genre: Medical

Written by the foremost authority in the field, Dental Implants Prosthetics, 2nd Edition helps you advance your skills and understanding of implant prosthetics. Comprehensive coverage includes both simple and complicated clinical cases, with practical guidance on how to apply the latest research, diagnostic tools, treatment planning, implant designs, materials, and techniques to provide superior patient outcomes. Treatment supported by clinical evidence equips students with a more targeted evidence-based approach to patient procedures. NEW! Emphasis on treatment planning helps decrease the number of visits while providing effective, long-term results for the patient. NEW! Focus on the patient presentation offers the latest treatment options for bone harvesting, restoration and recovery. NEW! Original illustrations and photos highlight and clarify key clinical concepts and techniques.

Minimally Invasive Esthetics

Author: Avijit Banerjee
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780723455561
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Dentistry

Originally published: Oxford: Mosby, 2014.

Esthetic Analysis

Author: Mauro Fradeani
Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)
ISBN: UCLA:L0090165721
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Medical

Advances in technology and biomaterials have dramatically expanded the possibilities for esthetic optimization in restorative dentistry. Too often, however, such treatment focuses exclusively on the dental area and fails to consider the overall facial composition. This easy-to-read text provides the clinician with a systematic approach to facial evaluation during esthetic treatment planning. Separate chapters guide the reader to an understanding of the esthetic parameters involved in facial, dentolabial, phonetic, dental, and gingival analysis. Each chapter presents prosthetic considerations and applications that allow the clinician to formulate an optimal treatment plan based on the individual clinical situation of the patient. Also provided is an esthetic checklist that allows the clinician to apply the principles described in the text to everyday practice. Amply illustrated, this text is an invaluable tool for all clinicians practicing esthetic and restorative dentistry.

Fundamentals of esthetics

Author: Claude R. Rufenacht
Publisher: Quintessence Pub Co
ISBN: UOM:39015028931320
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Medical

Designed to help practitioners develop esthetic judgment in response to increased emphasis on facial esthetics, this book addresses the fundamentals of esthetics, intraoral and extraoral means of rejuvenation, and esthetic restoration of the smile. A practical protocol of progressive esthetics is proposed, and an approach to occlusion aims at restoring functional stability and a youthful appearance.

Journal of Prosthodontics on Complex Restorations

Author: Nadim Z. Baba
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119274582
Release Date: 2016-09-01
Genre: Medical

Journal of Prosthodontics on Complex Restorations compiles 34 of the journal’s best articles discussing complex restorative dental challenges, collecting notable works on the subject. Presents a curated list of the best peer-reviewed articles on complex restorations from the pages of Journal of Prosthodontics Covers management of maxillofacial defects using CAD/CAM technology, tooth wear, congenital disorders, orthodontic/prosthodontic patients, patients with surgical and maxillofacial challenges, and completely edentulous patients using new ceramic material Offers a mix of clinical reports, research articles, and reviews

Fundamentals of Tooth Preparation

Author: Herbert T. Shillingburg
Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)
ISBN: UOM:39015048650116
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Health & Fitness

Proper tooth preparation is critical for pulpal vitality, periodontal health, esthetics, strength, occlusal stability, and life span of the restoration. In 17 chapters, this book details theory and application of tooth preparation. Both beginning and advanced students will gain insight into tooth preparation design.

Esthetic Restorative Dentistry

Author: Douglas A. Terry
Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)
ISBN: 0867155736
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

Rev. ed. of: Aesthetic & restorative dentistry / Douglas A. Terry, Karl F. Leinfelder, Willi Geller. 1st ed. Stillwater, Minn.: Everest Pub. Media, c2009.

Porcelain composite inlays onlays

Author: David A. Garber
Publisher: Quintessence Pub Co
ISBN: UOM:39015032835863
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Medical

This comprehensive, easy-to-follow atlas offers fundamental and alternative techniques as well as future trends. With a step-by-step approach, it provides indications, preparation, placement, laboratory fabrication, and more.

Functional Occlusion

Author: Peter E. Dawson
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323033717
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This book uses an interdisciplinary approach to explain the origin of and possible solutions to many different occlusal problems. Dr. Peter E. Dawson guides the reader along the way providing balanced explanations of theory and technique. He also debunks many popular misconceptions through practical discussion of their origins and the deficiencies of the arguments behind them. Different sides of many philosophies are presented while guiding the reader to the most functional and esthetic solution to various occlusal situations. Hundreds of full-color photographs, illustrations, and diagrams show aspects of the masticatory system, the epidemiology of occlusal problems, and procedures for finding the ideal occlusion. Whether the reader is a general dentist or a specialist, they will find this book applicable to their treatment methods and philosophies. OUTSTANDING FEATURES Special atlas sections break down complex information accompanied by descriptive diagrams and photographs to further explain sources of occlusal disorders and related pain. Hundreds of full-color photographs and illustrations show problems and procedures. Procedure boxes offer step-by-step explanations of specific procedures. Important Considerations boxes in the Treatment chapters outline treatment plans and describe what is to be accomplished. Programmed treatment planning, a specific process that guides a clinician through every step for solving even the most complex restorative or esthetic challenge. The role of TMJs and occlusion in "everyday" dentistry. The role of occlusion in orofacial pain and TMD, and in anterior esthetics. Simplified occlusal equilibration and how to explain this process to patients. The functional matrix concept for exceptional, foolproof smile design. The five options for occlusal correction and how to apply them to practice. Use and abuse of occlusal sprints. Coordinating occlusal treatment with specialists for a fully interdisciplinary approach. Specific criteria for success and how to test for each.