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By: Dr. Jason Olitsky Case Study: "The most critical factor is treatment planning or starting a case with the end" There are many factors that contribute to aesthetic success or failure. It’s not uncommon for many of my patients to enter treatment while experiencing some form of...  Read More
#SmileStories: Who Says Single Centrals Are Impossible to Match?
Dr. Jason Olitsky aka The Smile Stylist tackled this tricky cosmetic case that features a two perfectly matching centrals. He sent the single restoration to , where it was crafted with Empress Aesthetic.When placed in the mouth it is a perfect lifelike match! on the Clinical Mastery blog!  Read More
Anterior Veneer Prep for Closing Black Triangles
By Dr. Lee Ann BradyOne of the more challenging aesthetic procedures, is eliminating black triangles. When a patient comes requesting this change, careful treatment planning is necessary.Treatment Planning ConsiderationsOne of the first things to assess is the height of the papilla and how is...  Read More
Tools for Achieving Ideal Gingival Architecture
By Dr. Jason OlitskyA critical component in the aesthetics of every restorative case is gingival architecture. It is a rare case that does not require any gingival height changes. Even minor adjustments can make a huge difference in final outcomes. As tooth doctors, we tend to focus on the...  Read More
Shrink Wrap Provisionals Pictorial by Dr. John Nosti
By Dr. John NostiWe want our patients to come back for their insert appointment with gorgeous tissue. We want no issues or complications for our day of ceramics a fundamental key to success is the fabrication of your provisional restorations.Below is a photo tutorial of how I handle most anterior...  Read More
#SmileStories: Using Photography in Case Presentation
By Dr. Jason OlitskyA 27 year old air traffic controller patient presented to the office for porcelain veneers. He has a girlfriend that has beautiful teeth and he desired a healthy and masculine smile. Evaluation of his smile was completed with the patient using a before picture of the full face...  Read More
#SmileStories: Creating a Functional Cosmetic Treatment Plan
By Dr. John Nosti - #smilestories23 year old female presented with erosion on the maxillary anteriors. This led to loss of anterior guidance, centric occlusion not coinciding with maximum intercuspation, resultant wear on the posterior segments, and over eruption of the anterior segment to keep...  Read More
Phasing Treatment to Meet Patient’s Goals - #smilestories
By Dr. John NostiAs clinicians we are obligated to diagnose and present clinical findings to our patients that address decay, disease, degeneration; pathology of all kinds. It’s our job to present a path of treatment and therapy to prevent, cure or treat the issues that we encounter. However,...  Read More
Mastering Dental Implant Restorations and Aesthetics - #smilestories
By Dr. Jason OlitskyPre-operatively this patient presented with a missing central and existing implant fixture. I chose Empress ceramics with an e.Max abutment. The custom e.Max abutment was stained to match the adjacent prep shade. When working on a dental implant case, involving the centrals, it...  Read More
Invisalign Treatment + Emprethins = Maximum Aesthetics - #smilestories
By Dr. Mike SmithAs clinicians, our patients don't always choose optimal and the most conservative treatment, which is why this case was such a great experience for me and my whole team. This patient desired to correct her crowding, by expanding her arch, with her primary goal of improving her...  Read More
Dreaded Reverse Smile Line: Second Violation of Smile Design
by Dr. Jason OlitskyWhen evaluating the esthetic principles inherent to successful smiledesign, there are 7 violations that are common and undermine the successof the finished cosmetic case. Here’s one of my top clinical tips formaximizing the outcome of your esthetic cases by instituting a...  Read More
By Dr. Jason Olitsky If it's crooked... they will notice. Every time. When evaluating the aesthetic principles inherent to successful smiledesign, there are 7 violations that are common and undermine the successof the finished cosmetic case. Here’s one of my top clinical tips formaximizing...  Read More

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