Need a New Bonding Agent? 5 Reasons to Check Out OptiBond Universal
Bonding is a crucial step in a complex procedure. Poor adhesion can lead to a number of...Read More
SonicFill 3 Offers Step Up in One-Step Convenience
When independent Dental Product Shoppers evaluators tried out SonicFill 2 from Kerr Restoratives, they praised it as...Read More
Has This Resin Cement System Resolved the Color Instability Problem?
Color instability: it’s an unsightly problem with CAD/CAM restorations placed with traditional cementation systems. Why, exactly, do...Read More
Case Presentation: Efficient Endodontic Therapy to Treat Irreversible Pulpitis
CASE PRESENTATION Efficient Endodontic Therapy to Treat Irreversible Pulpitis A 74-year-old woman presented as an emergency patient with a chief complaint of a “toothache on the upper right.” The patient had an uncomplicated medical history, and upon further questioning, it was determined that she had pain to temperature and chewing. Radiographs were obtained using a KaVo NOMAD handheld x-ray unit ( KaVo Dental ) and a SOPIX2 sensor ( ACTEON ). The radiographs were within normal limits and showed zirconia crowns on the maxillary first and second molars (Figure 1). Percussion testing exhibited a positive response on...Read More