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Don't Let Fractures Ruin Your Day: Six Guidelines to Minimize Porcelain Fractures
by John NostiPorcelain fracture can be one of the most disheartening events to happen in a dental office. We have all experienced recurrent decay on a restoration that we placed, or possibly reinfection of a root canal that we performed, but no event seems to sink the mood of a practice as a...  Read More
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
Occlusion or Delusion: Use Caution With Symptomatic Pain
By Dr. Lee Ann Brady In the detective process of determining the best treatment for a patient who has or is currently experiencing pain, it's best to eliminate impossibilities from the investigation. Are the Patient’s Joints Healthy or Breaking Down? You've sat down with your patient...  Read More
Gum Symmetry: The Seventh Violation of Smile Design
by Dr. Jason Olitsky For the final installment of my 7 Violations of Smile Design series, I’ll explore how instituting a knowledge of gum symmetry, papilla heights, and smile lines can maximize positive outcomes in your esthetic cases. When evaluating the esthetic principles inherent...  Read More
Big Case Presentation Part 2: Come From Abundance, Avoid Scarcity
by Jenn Janicki, Executive DirectorJoin us for part 2 in a 6 part series presenting “best practices”. In this dissuasion we will talk about “abundance mentality”. CMS Executive Director Jenn Janicki’s advice derives from more than130 practices who are getting the...  Read More
Screw Vs. Cement Retained Implant Restorations
By Dr. Lee Ann BradyThe decision of how to retain an implant restoration used to be an easy one. In the earlier years of dental, screw retained implants were the default approach. However, with further practice it suddenly became that people were almost exclusively using cement retained implants....  Read More
Peri-Implant Esthetics Treatment Planning
By Dr. Lee Ann BradyAs I complete the series on soft tissue esthetics around anterior implants we have worked our way back to assessing the existing architecture and planning for success. John Kois has simplified the risk assessment process when a natural tooth will be extracted prior to implant...  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
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
From Drab to Fab Dr. John Nosti Tackles Full Mouth Rehabs
By Dr John NostiA 50 year old patient called my office on a Thursday at 4:30pm (I close at 5pm) stating hehad a front veneer come off and he would like to see me right away to fix it, he is currently 30 minutes from my practice and lives 2 hours from me (he was visiting the Jersey Shore for the...  Read More
Using Minimal Prep Veneers for Diastema Closure
by Dr. Mike SmithWhen working with any anterior case it’s important to master the esthetics in the treatment planning phase in order to provide the patient with their desired cosmetic results. This particular patient presented with a diastema, and case goals were to deprogram and regain...  Read More
How to foster the need for comprehensive dentistry
By Dr. Eric FarmerI have had the pleasure to talk to many dentists, young and old across the country one of their biggest wishes is to do more of the kind of dentistry that fulfills them. I have learned over the years that I need to allow my relationships with my patients and staff be the energy...  Read More

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