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Digital Restorative Technologies, Implants, Aesthetics and Occlusion

Description:
CAD/CAM technology has the advantage of reduced clinical chair-time and reduced laboratory costs. The accuracy of these techniques has improved to the point where they are now comparable to conventional techniques. This presentation will review the current technology which allows the fabrication of an implant abutments through streamlined digital fabrication, that maximizes aesthetics and minimizes time and errors. In addition, this impression does not require the removal of the healing abutment. The fabrication of ceramic full coverage restorations and veneers, with an in-office technique, will also be demonstrated. Occlusion principles will be discussed as they relate to new materials and their application in private practice.

Date Added:
7/10/2013

Author(s):

Dean C. Vafiadis, DDS Dean C. Vafiadis, DDS
Dean C. Vafiadis, DDS, received his dental degree and Prosthodontic specialty training at New York University College of Dentistry. He is currently the Director of the ...
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Questions & Comments
chandanpreet jaspal - (12/8/2014 11:58 PM)

amazing. thank you so much

Juan Uribe Saldarriaga - (5/22/2014 5:08 PM)

Nice presentation Dean My Best Regards!!!

tzahi binderman - (7/19/2013 4:57 AM)

i am a premium member please check out why i cant see all videos thank you binderman tzahi

Patricio Doñas - (7/16/2013 9:11 AM)

Loved the presentation! Thank you very much. We're turning digital this year si this was very helpfull.

richard martin - (7/15/2013 11:21 PM)

Dean! Ya Killing me with the intro!- excellent job- you know my feelings on digital- The fit is precise and the occlusion is accurate. When are we printing in office Thanks again for lecturing for me and Next Level ( I want the slide) Staff said to tell you Hello

Band Ditto64 - (7/13/2013 12:03 PM)

Thanks so much Dr. Vafiadis. I am just now considering a Optical Scanner and CadCam unit for my office. Which one would you suggest and where can I learn more? Do you offer Hands-on Courses in NYC? thanks Band

Maurice Salama - (7/13/2013 11:51 AM)

Great job Dean. Well thought and descriptive. This appears to be the beginning of a new revolution in dentistry that will change the workflow between dentist and Lab. Thanks Maurice

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