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The importance and indications of bite registration

21 October 2021

The “Glossary of Prosthodontics terms” defines bite registration as the recording of the positional relationship of the teeth or antagonist arches or as the positional recording of the teeth or jaws in relation to one another. (1) Stable and accurate bite registration is fundamental for facilitating the examination of the patient’s occlusal relationships for both […]

Impression material accuracy and precision for the fabrication of full-arch All-on-four implant prosthetics

21 October 2021

The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry recently published an interesting study evaluating the accuracy and precision of different elastomer materials for impression-taking on implants (1). More specifically, using a master model simulating an edentulous patient requiring All-on-four rehabilitation, the authors evaluated the extent to which certain impression materials were accurate and precise in recording the three-dimensional […]

Temporary restorations: materials and techniques

21 October 2021

A temporary restoration is a provisional restoration made to improve the cosmetic result, stability and function of the prepared tooth or teeth in the time between the preparation of the tooth and the placement of the final prosthesis. (1) The temporary phase often has the purpose of establishing the effectiveness of the treatment plan and […]

Get ready to impress with Zhermack! – A masterpiece of prosthesis

3 August 2021

The second episode A masterpiece of prosthesis of our new webseries “Get ready to impress withZhermack!” focuses on one of our brand values: creativity. We work tirelessly to resolve and to transform the challenges of our daily job into opportunities for growth and progress, by developing innovative technologies and intelligent, competitive solutions. The creadit goes […]

Silicone impressions in the era of clear aligners

19 February 2021

Over the past twenty years, a new type of treatment based on the use of “invisible” or clear aligners has gradually earned itself a place in the orthodontic treatment landscape. This technique involves three fundamental steps: the taking of an impression of the patient the creation of an orthodontic set-up (a simulation of the final […]