Basil Mizrahi. Mechanical vs Adhesive Dentistry. Part 1

Posted on 31 March 2017
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In modern day dentistry, we face a crossroads when deciding how to restore a tooth. Should we rely on resin bonding or mechanical resistance form and precision? The lecture will discuss various scenarios, indications and contra-indications for different restorations and materials including all-ceramic crowns, PFM crowns, tooth coloured onlays, gold onlays, Monolithic Zirconia amongst others.

Aims and Objectives:

  • Understand the criteria used to assess teeth for specific restorations.
  • Learn the different indications for different materials.
  • How restoration choice influences tooth preparation.
  • When to restore adhesively and when to restore mechanically.

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This Tubules Talk was reviewed by Dr Zahra Javed.

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