Brushing teeth
Let's first understand what plaque is. What happens, what consequences it leads to and how to deal with it. Plaque is an accumulation of bacteria in the form of a…

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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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Is it possible to restore a tooth if a piece breaks away from it?
A common situation - an unsuccessfully caught nut or other hard object in food leads to tooth damage right up to a chip. The same thing happens with the bones…

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Monthly Archives: January 2018

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 …

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Ankylosis. Part V: Autotransplantation

Usually, in the treatment of ankylosed teeth in children, it is recommended to remove such teeth before intensive growth cycles so that the growth and subsequent teething do not create significant defects in hard and soft tissues. However, the difficulty in treating these patients is to temporarily replace missing teeth until growth ceases. This is especially true for male patients, when the injury occurs at an early age (i.e., aged 9 to 11 years) and when growth may not be completed by 21-22 years. Continue reading

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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Author's view on the problem of broken tools
This article presents the author's view of Dr. M. Solomonov on the problem of broken instruments from a biological point of view. The author created a clinical decision making scheme…

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An electric toothbrush that helps you see your dentist less often
Who does not dream of a medical capsule, in which he lay down and recovered, is cured of all diseases? But it is still ahead of us. We will not…

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Do you "wedge" your teeth before a composite restoration in the lateral region?
Composite materials for direct restoration of the lateral tooth group are the most common in clinical practice. However, clinicians often need to make a lot of efforts in order to…

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