Seven major violations in the design of a smile
Students and practitioners are increasingly turning to digital smile design techniques to directly demonstrate potential aesthetic changes to patients and members of the treatment team (including dental technicians). The principles…

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Temporary restorations: the key to success
For dentists who have recently completed training, temporary restorations are often not considered an important part of treatment, but rather are a simple temporary solution between obtaining an impression and…

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How to become "effective"? Tips for young doctors and students
1. Take the first step before anyone else. You need to start with the first courses of the Faculty of Dentistry. Mastering the basics is best done by those who…

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Psychology in endodontics. Microscope in endodontic practice, personal observations

Since 1999, I have been working with an endodontic microscope, during this time my attitude to this subject has evolved from irritation due to the need to retrain, to drug addiction: in the absence or breakdown – terrible depression and withdrawal, expressed in the desire to cancel the shift …

Over time, gradually, I realized the benefits of using an operational microscope in practice. Continue reading

Ankylosis. Part III: Treatment of Children with Permanent Ankylosis

As mentioned in parts I and II of the series of articles about ankylosis, several factors must be taken into account when choosing the appropriate treatment option for ankylosed tooth. When diagnosing ankylosis in a child, these factors are important to evaluate before treatment.

Factors include:

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Toothache or pain associated with dental disease

Why does a tooth hurt? Causes of Toothache
Many of us felt this or that toothache: sharp, piercing the entire jaw, ear, eyes, or aching monotonous, which intensifies, then subsides, or arises from various irritants (water, air, food). First night, then day.

Only after experiencing a toothache do you begin to wonder why you didn’t go to the dentist on time. After all, when a tooth hurts, it is impossible to do anything, either at home or at work. Continue reading

Top 10 intraoral scanners 2019 (CEREC Digest)
Foreword: Learning from Your Mistakes Two years ago, I wrote an article entitled “Overview of Intraoral Scanners at IDS 2017”, comparing 14 intraoral scanners at a dental show in Cologne.…

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A clinical case of a "flaming" nevus in a pregnant woman
Purulent granulomas are non-tumorous excess formations of granulation tissue, which are formed as a result of a reaction to various stimuli by the type of hormonal changes, traumatic injuries, or…

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9 myths in dentistry
Myth 1 - Milk teeth do not need to be treated. In fact, milk teeth, as well as permanent teeth, play an important role in the life of the human…

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Irrigator - an indispensable device for the care of dental implants
Patients who have undergone dental implantation or have pins are probably familiar with the concept of “irrigator”. Perhaps not everyone knows what exactly he is and how to use it…

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