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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Talk about "sore" or what affects the cost of dental treatment
It is difficult to find a person who would not go to the dentist with "acute" pain. A person who is not familiar with this unbearable pain that interferes with…

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substitutional resorption

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 in the fish or when cracking pieces of ice. Fortunately, the situation is not critical, and almost any damage can be repaired. In this article we will analyze the types of damage and possible options for tissue repair (restoration). Continue reading

A clinical case of jaw radionecrosis and periimplantitis after radiation therapy

Osteoradinecrosis (ORN) of the lower jaw is a serious complication that can occur in patients after a course of radiotherapy during the complex treatment of neoplasms of the head and neck. The predisposing factors in this case are the radiation dose, tumor localization, a history of dental injury and a compromised dental status. Continue reading

Ankylosis. Part IV: Using Deconorization

As a rule, when choosing a method for treating permanent ankylosed teeth in children, it is recommended that they be removed before the final growth of the jaws. Then, subsequent teething during growth will not create a significant defect in hard and soft tissues. However, attempting to remove ankylosed teeth can be a difficult task.
In this example, a 11-year-old boy was injured in his upper jaw when he was 10 years old. Subsequently, tooth ankylosis 1.1 was formed. Continue reading

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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Ankylosis. Part IV: Using Deconorization
As a rule, when choosing a method for treating permanent ankylosed teeth in children, it is recommended that they be removed before the final growth of the jaws. Then, subsequent…

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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…

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Ankylosis. Part I: Etiology, a look at the problem
Tooth ankylosis can be diagnosed in several ways: Lack of mobility or a distinct, stable sound when percussing with a hand tool (as a rule, this method is reliable only…

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