Dental Treatment Guide

What is the LAVA all-ceramic system?

LAVA crowns are special because they are made up of a very special material LAVA zirconia produced by the reputed 3M. This is a porcelain material and its special composition is the key to the special properties possessed by crowns made of LAVA zirconia. It is very translucent like the natural tooth...

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The Gold Composite Technology

Nowadays, base metal alloys are being increasingly used for the fabrication of copings for fixed dental prostheses. The use of gold in fabrication of fixed denture copings has become a thing of the past now. However, Captek has revolutionized dentistry offering gold composite copings that are not only much...

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What is the Emax System?

Emax is an all-ceramic system that is based on Lithium disilicate glass, and consists of quartz, lithium dioxide, phosphoroxide, alumina, potassium oxide and trace elements.
Emax based all-ceramic prostheses are rapidly gaining widespread popularity in cosmetic dentistry due to their excellent...

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A basic understanding about dental implants and the costs Involved

Teeth implants are the new generation of replacement dentistry. Unlike other forms of replacement, dental implants make use of the jaw bone structure to gain support for the replaced teeth while other forms of replacement (dental bridges) use the other teeth and...

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Invisalign is a dental treatment which uses clear, removable teeth aligners, as an alternative to traditional dental braces. It has been successfully used on numerous people around the world and more and more people are adhering to this treatment.

Invisalign is a product manufactured and marketed by Align Technology, a Santa Clara based...

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Humans develop two sets of teeth during their lifetime. The first set is called the milk teeth or the baby teeth and are 20 in number. This set starts to grow at about six months of age. The second set is the permanent set and these start to grow at the age of six years. These are 32 in number and they are never replaced during our lifetime....

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Understanding the Entire Procedure

Let us assume that your child is having problems with the alignment of the teeth and has been referred to a specialist known as an orthodontist who will help bring your child’s teeth to normal positioning. But before you set in to the orthodontist’s office, there are certain things that you should...

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Orthodontics was formerly known as orthodontia. The first dentistry specialty was concerned with studies and the treatments of malocclusions.

Orthodontics is due to tooth irregularity, jaw relationships which are disproportionate or maybe both at times. This kind of a treatment focuses only on dental displacement.

It can also deal...

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Dental implants are considered as the most effective treatment when dealing with a badly damaged tooth or toothloss. It is proven to give great aesthetic results and it can last longer than most other treatments like dental bridges.

However, it is to be considered that when dealing with the human body, there is no such thing as one...

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Dental crowns are available in the shape of a tooth and are used to restore a brittle, weak, broken or cracked tooth. All these issues can be solved with the dental crowns that are available nowadays.

These crowns come in different materials like zirconia...

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