Dental Education
Online Dental Education Dental education lectures and videos Online dental ce Dental education articles Expert dental educators Dental products education Dental Community
 
Video Details
The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 2

Description:
In this second in a series, Dr. Robert Lowe discusses the requirements and techniques required for achieving consistently excellent master impressions in indirect restorative dentistry. In this section, Dr. Lowe emphasizes the utilization of optical enhancement, tooth preparation and the two-cord retraction to name just a few.

Date Added:
9/15/2009

Author(s):

   Robert A. Lowe, DDS Robert A. Lowe, DDS
Dr. Robert A. Lowe received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, magna cum laude, graduating second in his class from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1982. Fo...
[read more]






Online Videos / Restorative / Other Restorative / The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 2




Questions & Comments
Osama Abdel Qader - (10/9/2012 9:26 AM)

Great Job
I have a question
after using double retraction cords
before taking the impression you remove both of them or just #01 and keep the sulcular #00 ?

r b - (8/1/2011 7:58 PM)

Thank you so much. This lecture was really helpful!

milind saudagar - (4/17/2010 11:01 AM)

simply superb. the tip on using retractors was really usefull. thanks

Marko Jakovac - (11/5/2009 12:05 AM)

Great tips, but excellent master impression is made in custom tray..

Related Videos
The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 1 Premium Member Content

The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 1
Requirements and techniques required for achieving consistently excellent master impressions in indirect restorative dentistry.

Presented By:: Robert A. Lowe, DDS
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 3 Premium Member Content

The Master Impression in Indirect Restorative Dentistry – Part 3
Requirements and techniques required for achieving consistently excellent master impressions in indirect restorative dentistry.

Presented By:: Robert A. Lowe, DDS
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
The Art of Impression Taking: A Comprehensive Review & Revised Clinical Techniques Premium Member Content

The Art of Impression Taking: A Comprehensive Review & Revised Clinical Techniques
Impression making is one of the most critical procedures in our daily practice. The quality of our tooth impressions will ultimately define the quality and longevity of our indirect restorations. But dentists still struggle with different materials and techniques trying to get better results while the dental technicians keep complaining about inaccuracies. This presentation summarizes relevant issues related to modern materials and techniques, demonstrating how a proper sequence of therapy can provide us with consistent and predictable results.

Presented By:: Marcelo Calamita, DDS, MS, PhD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
When First Impression Matter Premium Member Content

When First Impression Matter
Contemporary Alternatives for Impression Procedures.

Presented By:: Ernesto A. Lee, DMD;Ernesto A. Lee, DMD
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Precision Impressions and Provisional Protocols for Successful Restorations - Part 1 of 2 Premium Member Content

Precision Impressions and Provisional Protocols for Successful Restorations - Part 1 of 2
This lecture will look at some easy, systematic steps to help ensure completely accurate impressions of your restorations, while protecting the biological tissues.

Presented By:: Jacinthe M. Paquette, DDS;Cherilyn G. Sheets, DDS
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Precision Impressions and Provisional Protocols for Successful Restorations - Part 2 of 2 Premium Member Content

Precision Impressions and Provisional Protocols for Successful Restorations - Part 2 of 2
This lecture will look at some easy, systematic steps to help ensure completely accurate impressions of your restorations, while protecting the biological tissues.

Presented By:: Jacinthe M. Paquette, DDS;Cherilyn G. Sheets, DDS
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Restorative Dilemma - Pt 1 Premium Member Content

Restorative Dilemma - Pt 1
Dr. Douglas Terry lectures on restorative treatment and quality.

Presented By:: Douglas A. Terry, DDS
Presentation Style: Lecture
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
The Role of Occlusion in Implant Prosthetics Premium Member Content

The Role of Occlusion in Implant Prosthetics
In this presentation Dr. Carlo Poggio delves into the biomechanics and clinical relevance of proper occlusal management in implant dentistry. Combining a thorough review of the literature with clinical dental applications, Dr. Poggio attempts to suggest a rational for designing the occlusion for implant restorations. Topics covered include comparison of occlusal management for teeth and implants. In addition, the importance of controlling the occlusal forces to protect the bone-implant interface from overload and the role of occlusion in peri-implant microbial infection.

Presented By:: Carlo Poggio, DDS, MSD, PhD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Utilizing the Front Surface Mirror Premium Member Content

Utilizing the Front Surface Mirror
Tip of the Week

Presented By:: Ronald Goldstein, DDS
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Related Courses
Tissue Management as a Key to Esthetics Success Premium Member Content

Tissue Management as a Key to Esthetics Success
This webinar will look at techniques for tissue management that support producing exquisite esthetic results.

Presented By:: Lee Ann Brady, DMD
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit)
Watch Now>>
Effective Restorative Dentistry Using CO2 Hard Tissue Laser Premium Member Content

Effective Restorative Dentistry Using CO2 Hard Tissue Laser
The CO2 9.3um hard tissue laser has made restorative dentistry more acceptable to patients mainly due to the lack of local anesthesia required for most all restorations. Procedures will be shown on both virgin teeth as well as replacement of previous restorations. What has been most impressive is how the cutting speed can be varied in both enamel and dentin. Also the efficiency as well as the simplicity of operation will be included. Finally, you will see patient responses after the procedures showing the effectiveness of the laser in anesthetizing the teeth being treated.

Presented By:: Ronald Goldstein, DDS;David M. Fantarella, DMD, PC
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit)
Watch Now>>
Guided Preparations and the Future of Minimally Invasive Dentistry Premium Member Content

Guided Preparations and the Future of Minimally Invasive Dentistry
An introduction to describe the use of digitally designed, 3D-printed guides to prepare teeth. This state of the arts technology allows dentists to efficiently prepare teeth and deliver the final restoration in one visit. The objective of this presentation is to provide the audience an introduction to with the advancement of 3D-printing in dentistry and it’s use as it pertains to restorative options. With computer aided procedures we can now digitally design and prepare 3D-printed guides to precisely prepare teeth and deliver the final restoration without the need for a temporary.

Presented By:: Cyrus Tahmasebi, DDS
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Credit)
Watch Now>>
Related Articles
The Interproximal Height of Bone as a Prognostic Guide to Esthetic Tooth Replacement

The Interproximal Height of Bone as a Prognostic Guide to Esthetic Tooth Replacement
Predictable interproximal soft tissue dimensions measured from the most coronal IHB (note: measurements rounded to nearest half millimeter for clinical relevance and utilization).

Author(s): David Garber, DMD;Maurice Salama, DMD;Henry Salama, DMD;Pinhas Adar, MDT, CDT
View Article>>
In Practice Maintenance of Esthetic Restorations

In Practice Maintenance of Esthetic Restorations
During my career in dentistry, I have seen patients successfully maintain their restorations for more than 40 years. Other patients have needed replacement or repair in less than 5 years. Why is there such a tremendous range? Obviously, the lifespan of a restoration has a strong correlation to its original fabrication quality. But professional dental oral maintenance plus home care by the patient can greatly influence the lifespan of restorations as well. This article addresses the basic elements…

Author(s): Ronald Goldstein, DDS
View Article>>
Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
©2020

Preferred Language: English Flag
Contact Us · Login ·