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How to Match Central Incisors Using a Jacket Crown and Laminate Veneer Made With Noritake EX-3 PorcelainAlek Aronin · Technical · Nov 2013
Mismatched central incisors are a relatively common scenario, and a source of distress to the patient. Despite the high occurrence of these cases, it remains technically challenging for the technician and dentist alike to restore two central incisors that are esthetically balanced while being true to...
- LMT Communications, Inc. · Technical · Aug 2013
Howard Cosner, Jr., CDT, TE, offers a step-by-step look at how to fabricate an all-acrylic, hi-impact, heat-cured Nesbit with tooth-shade clasps engineered to .01 retention.
- LMT Communications, Inc. · LAB DAY · May 2013
Chris Bradley of Smile Line USA tells Vinod Dudhat, MDT, American Dental Designs, Montgomeryville, PA, all about the new Smile Lite, a lightweight, hand-held tool that makes shade taking more reliable and efficient. It's equipped with a 5,500°K calibrated LED light (equivalent to daylight) so it provides...
- November 2012
- LMT Communications, Inc. · Technical · Mar 2002
> Here are nine simple, yet very powerful, strategies that will dramatically increase the success rate of any shade-sensitive case, whether it involves bleached shades or not: One- Annotate everything you do very carefully, including: the opaques and opaque modifiers used; the recipe for the opaceous...