September 28th, 2016
When a patient enters your practice needing restoration work, you might run into some issues. Especially if it’s a full-arch dental restoration. With a full-arch restoration, you have a challenging task ahead of you. Although this task might seem difficult, the reward behind completing it and creating the right treatment plan for your patient is always […]
Volume 7, Issue 1
April 22nd, 2016
In this gIDE Lecture-on-Demand Preview, Dr. Siamak Abai illustrates how the latest technological advancements, including intraoral scanners, CBCT scanning, digital treatment planning software and guided surgery, have made it possible to place implants and deliver the final restoration on the same day. This Lecture-on-Demand video clip was provided courtesy of gIDE Institute. To see more […]
Case of the Week
April 4th, 2016
Dr. DiTolla addresses how digital technology is helping both the lab and dentists work with preparations that have severe undercuts.
February 16th, 2016
We’ll Take It from Here Glidewell Laboratories has made a companywide effort to incorporate digital technologies into nearly all workflows employed throughout the laboratory. The production of all-ceramic, PFM and implant restorations, as well as removable prostheses, have gained widespread enhancements with the integration of CAD/CAM equipment. Starting with technician-informed software that enables near-immediate restoration […]
January 22nd, 2016
In this episode of Chairside Live, Dr. Siamak Abai walks us through the process of digitally fabricating dentures.
January 21st, 2016
In this episode’s Case of the Week, Dr. D explores the power of the study model and CAD/CAM technology in a BruxZir® Anterior Solid Zirconia case. Then, Megan serves up some wild news from the dental world.
January 21st, 2016
In this episode, Dr. Tarun Agarwal of Raleigh, North Carolina, stops by to speak with Dr. DiTolla about how he’s gone from fainting in dental school to placing implants. Tune in to hear Dr. Agarwal discuss how digital technology plays an important role in helping him assess which implant cases are right for his practice. Watch Episode 106 of Chairside Live now!
Volume 2, Issue 3
October 26th, 2015
Undoubtedly you’ve heard about digital technology’s impact on crown and bridge workflows across the industry, and how it has saved participating labs countless production hours while driving down labor costs and streamlining results. However, for those of us who work primarily with removable prosthetics, that future seemed like something that was set to pass us […]