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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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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Teeth whitening at home: benefit or harm
In pharmacies and stores, both on the Internet and in your city, there is a wide selection of relatively inexpensive kits and individual preparations for home whitening. Sellers are full…

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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

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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I'm afraid to go to the dentist, what should I do?
Dentophobia (fear of dental treatment) affects adults and children, until the last postponing a visit to the clinic. As a rule, this only aggravates the situation and forces one to…

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Tooth decay in children
Most parents believe that caries can only be on the chewing surface of the tooth and when they look into the baby’s oral cavity they don’t see any problems, thinking…

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Tooth decay in children
Most parents believe that caries can only be on the chewing surface of the tooth and when they look into the baby’s oral cavity they don’t see any problems, thinking…

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