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What is the difference between inlay, onlay, overlay and pinlay?

The main difference among inlays, onlays and overlays is in the size of tooth damage and the area that is being restored.

Articulators in dentistry

Dental articulator is a device used by dental technicians to simulate jaw movements and attach the cast models to. It can be used for creating prosthetic restorations like crowns, bridges and dentures.

What is facebow transfer and registration?

Facebow is a dental device for measuring the relationship between the mandible, maxilla and temporomandibular joint and transferring these measurements to articulator.

What is phoenix dental abscess?

Phoenix abscess is an exacerbated chronic abscess on a tooth. It can occur straight after endodontic treatment or as a result of inadequate root canal treatment.

Space maintainers in dentistry

Dental space maintainer is a combination of orthodontic and prosthodontic appliance used in deciduous, mixed and permanent dentition to avoid teeth drifting and space closure.

Veneers vs. Lumineers

What is the difference between veneers and lumineers? Pros and cons of veneers and lumineers.

Germectomy on wisdom teeth

Germectomy is a surgical procedure in dentistry that removes the tooth bud before the full formation of the roots. It is commonly performed for wisdom teeth because it reduces the future complications.

Why is NHS dentistry bad for your dental health?

Dentists in UK are facing many difficulties trying to fit in the NHS regulations. Unfortunately it is the patients that suffer.

Which dental procedures are covered by UK's NHS?

Procedures covered by the dentists in the National Health System (NHS) UK.

Sulcular and interspace toothbrushes

Brushing your teeth with interspace and sulcular toothbrushes is a great addition to your oral hygiene especially if you have implants or braces on.

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