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Hearing Loss in Dentistry
Written by Daniel Hyunwoo Lee, Au.D.
Disabling hearing loss permanently affects a approximately 5% of people worldwide, with a growing percentage of people afflicted as they age. Unlike other bodily ailments, hearing loss often goes unnoticed and untreated, especially those who have mild to moderate hearing loss.
Selection of Cements for MAXIMIZING Clinical Success
Byoung In Suh, MS, PhD
Dr. Byoung Suh received his Master’s Degree in Chemistry from California State University in San Francisco, and his PhD degree in Dental Medicine from Tsurumi University in Yokohama, Japan.Read More
Approches «non-chirurgicales» en parodontie: Une affaire d’équipe
Dr. Mazen Abiad
15 novembre 2019
Le dentiste et la prothèse amovible: une espèce en danger d’extinction?
Dr. Yves Gagnon
Nous savons maintenant que le denturologiste se considère comme l’expert de la prothèse. Aucune distinction quant au type de prothèse n’est cependant faite dans leurs publicités.Read More
REVEAL® HD BULK: Today’s everyday composite in the posterior zone
Courtesy of Dr. Johan Figueira, DDS and Dr. John Monges, DDS
Early advances in resin-based materials broadened their use to direct posterior restorations. Conventional composite resin restorations (designed to be placed in 2mm increments) are subject to problems associated with polymerization contraction, which may generate microfiltration, air trapped between layers, and cuspal deflection.Read More
A New Era in Dental Photography
PROF. LOUIS HARDAN
Nowadays, photography is becoming more powerful in dentistry and dentists
are trying so hard to take good pictures for different purposes. For that reason a
professional camera with all the accessories (ring flash, twin flash, macro-lens…)
is needed, but not everyone can afford it or knows how to use it in the right way.
Universal Adhesives - The Evolution Continues for the Ideal Adhesive
Byoung I. Suh, MS, PhD
INTRODUCTION OF UNIVERSAL ADHESIVES
In 2012, dental manufacturers started introducing new “universal” adhesives, which could be used as a total-etch (TE) and self-etch (SE) adhesive, and claimed it could replace all previous generations of adhesives. Ideally, the dream adhesive would satisfy the following criteria:
Creating Solutions to Clinical Challenges! Bonding to Zirconia with Z-PRIME™ Plus
Dr. Liang Chen, Dr. Douglas Brown, Dr. Byoung In Suh
Zirconia: the Future of Aesthetic Indirect Restorative Dentistry
Current dental all-ceramic systems can be classified into three categories: porcelains, glass ceramics (such as lithium disilicate), and polycrystalline ceramics (such as zirconia and alumina).Read More