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The Smile

Description:
A lecture about the smile diagnosis, the role of a diagnostic mock-up to evaluate midline, incisal plane and gingival topography.

Date Added:
6/29/2007

Author(s):

Neil L. Starr, DDS Neil L. Starr, DDS
Dr. Neil L. Starr was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and graduated from McGill University Dental School. After completion of a general dental residency program at t...
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Questions & Comments
Maurice Salama - (7/4/2011 6:12 PM)

Still always like the Smile well delineated in regards to diagnosis and treatment planning. Dr. Salama

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