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June 17, 2017

How to maximize the primary stability of your implants

Having primary stability is one of the keys to dental implant success. There’s nothing more nerve-racking than upon implant insertion following your osteotomy, that you’re implant […]
June 17, 2017

Why you’re doing endodontic treatment the wrong way.

We are all familiar with Ray and Tropes’s article (1995) that concluded that the coronal seal is more important than the endodontic treatment itself in the […]
June 17, 2017

5 Ways to Never Perforate During Endodontics

It’s happened to most of us. You’re already running late into the appointment. There’s a crying baby in the waiting room. The patient’s anesthesia is wearing […]
June 17, 2017

Bisphosphonates: Are you managing these patients correctly?

If you’ve been in practice for a while, you’ll notice that your patients are living longer. They’re becoming diabetic. They’re developing heart disease. And often, they’re […]
June 17, 2017

Should I stop patients taking anticoagulants?

Coumadin. Plavix. Pradaxa. You’ve seen these patients before. And surprise — they’ve been booked in for an extraction! Previously, we stopped anticoagulants prior to any oral surgery because […]
June 17, 2017

All you need to know about PRF

If you’ve seen any clinical cases on Facebook with implants, you’ll often see clinicians using and raving about PRF and other similar complicated abbreviations. So here’s […]
June 17, 2017

All you need to know about the Socket Shield Technique

Why are clinicians leaving a root fragment in the buccal aspect of a socket — and then PLACING an implant against it? Why on earth would anyone do […]
June 17, 2017

The Palacci Flap in 3D

So you’ve placed your implant and healing abutment. Now you have to reposition the soft tissue. The hard work is not done. You’ll soon realize, that […]
June 17, 2017

All you need to know about Vertical Preparations

Let’s set the record straight: a Vertical Preparation is simply a crown preparation without a defined finish line — so your knife edge, feather edge, or shoulder-less margin. […]