• anterior
  • Cusp tips can be added to improve centric stop areas, lingual contours added to improve anterior guidance functions, and incisal length added to achieve the desired length or position. (artisticdl.com)
  • Many times it is necessary to reduce areas with a handpiece and bur to eliminate areas that are detrimental to the overall goal of proper plane of occlusion, stable centric ctops, and maximized anterior guidance function. (artisticdl.com)
  • tooth
  • A diagnostic wax-up is a visual aid to help the dentist understand the tooth reduction requirements, which can cut the preparation appointment time in half. (artisticdl.com)
  • Among the different causes of tooth wear, dental erosion is predominant one. (zerodonto.com)
  • Clinicians are also intercepting and treating patients affected by dental erosion at different stages of the disease, consequently not only the location of the erosive damage, but also the severity of the tooth destruction may vary among patients. (zerodonto.com)
  • Fig. 16-17: In case of dental erosion the tooth damage has not correlation with the contact points of the antagonistic teeth at the level of the cervical aspect. (zerodonto.com)
  • creating, in response to determining that the position is not sufficiently close to the target position, a finite element model of a second candidate dental appliance of the particular type to achieve the particular tooth path segment of the treatment plan. (google.co.uk)
  • 14. The method of claim 1 , wherein the first dental appliance is configured to apply a predetermined force on a tooth. (google.co.uk)
  • Dawson defines centric relation as the relationship of the mandible to the maxilla when the properly aligned condyle-disc assemblies are in the most superior position against the eminentiae irrespective of vertical dimension or tooth position. (cdeworld.com)
  • It is extremely important for the reader to understand that centric relation is totally independent of tooth position. (cdeworld.com)
  • teeth
  • The registration of centric occlusion is often used to describe the position at which the teeth come together and used in context with treatment to the dentition, especially the position of maximum intercuspation, however these measurements do not allow for much analysis of the TMJ. (google.com)
  • Conclusions: In case of reasonable suspicion of craniomandibular dysfunction, an estimate for the detailed clinical and possibly instrumental diagnostics and optionally (grinding teeth guare/bite splint-) pre-treatment has to be. (stomaeduj.com)
  • Consequently, planning a rehabilitation for patients affected by dental erosion often requires a global vision to restore multiple teeth at the same time. (zerodonto.com)
  • From the dental and maxillofacial standpoint, diseases and disorders of the teeth, periodontium, other craniofacial hard and soft tissues, as well as craniomandibular dysfunction (CMD) must be taken into consideration in treating such patients. (stomaeduj.com)
  • In many cases, when patients present with worn or fractured teeth requiring restorations, clinicians should do a thorough examination to determine a diagnosis and cause of the current dental condition with which the patient presented. (cdeworld.com)
  • dentistry
  • Artisic Dental is the only Chicago area lab, and one of only three laboratories worldwide, accredited by the Dawson Academy to provide the highest level of comprehensive, full service support available in dentistry. (artisticdl.com)
  • In the past, the fields of dentistry and oral medicine have, for different reasons, not always played a sufficient role in the treatment of craniofacial pain, although experienced pain therapists have long demanded including the dental/oral medicine sector in the diagnostics and treatment of such disorders (Fig. 1). (stomaeduj.com)
  • patient's
  • This examination should include a review of the patient's medical and dental history, along with a conversation with the patient discussing the expectations of treatment. (cdeworld.com)
  • functional
  • The diagnostic wax-up collects the objective data (both functional and esthetic) needed for developing the cosmetic change or reconstructive dental procedures and treatments. (artisticdl.com)
  • often
  • Patients affected by dental wear often are treated only when their dentation becomes extremely compromised. (zerodonto.com)
  • However, when pathologies such as dental erosion, and/or parafunctional habits are not intercepted at an early stage, full mouth rehabilitations, mostly implementing crowns, are often considered. (zerodonto.com)
  • appliance
  • and applying the output data stream to improve a dental appliance or a dental appliance usage. (google.co.uk)
  • 13. The method of claim 1 , wherein the first dental appliance comprises a polymeric shell. (google.co.uk)
  • 16. The method of claim 1 , further comprising using the output data stream to confirm that a proposed path can be achieved using the first dental appliance. (google.co.uk)
  • data
  • A computer implemented method of creating a dental model for use in dental articulation includes providing a first set of digital data corresponding to an upper arch image of at least a portion of an upper dental arch of a patient, providing a second set of digital data corresponding to a lower arch. (google.com.au)
  • Further, the method may include bite alignment data for use in aligning the lower and upper arch images. (google.com.au)
  • Data and instructions that come with the diagnostic wax-up allow the dentist to plan the contouring in advance. (artisticdl.com)
  • method
  • A dental impression composition, dental impression pre-form and/or pre-mold and method for taking a dental impression that includes a pre-form made of an ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer mixed with a second polymer selected from vinyl acetate, a second ethylene vinyl acetate and a vinyl acetate vinyl. (google.com)
  • The single-step procedure of diagnostic mounting can be used as an alternative to the conventional method, without compromising the quality of mounting. (ijdr.in)
  • system
  • The Aqualizer's™ revolutionary fluid system creates perfect bite balance and stability through a minimally invasive approach to TMJ treatment . (lotusdental.com.au)
  • Dental professionals may use the Aqualizer™'s water system in conjunction with articulation paper or the Tekscan T-Scan® to diagnose and treat bruxism-related facial pain or migraine headaches and chronic neck and shoulder pain. (lotusdental.com.au)
  • The present invention provides a motion analysis system for manufacturing of dental orthotics and prosthetics using computer aided means. (google.com)
  • patients
  • Fig. 3-4: Subtractive therapy for patients affected by dental wear. (zerodonto.com)
  • Fig. 5-6: Patients become aware about dental wear only when the esthetic of their smile start to be compromised at the level of the incisal edges. (zerodonto.com)
  • Fig. 18-19: Two patients affected by dental erosion, who can illustrate the progressive incisal edges' damage, which happens once the incisal edges are weakened. (zerodonto.com)
  • pain
  • In other words, biting down on the Aqualizer™ causes the fluid to distribute bite forces evenly across the bite, reducing TMJ pressure and pain and ensuring relief. (lotusdental.com.au)
  • While interactions between CMD and unspecific headaches, tension headaches, and trigeminal neuralgia have been proven (4,7,10), the dental contribution to the etiology of migraine or migraine-like pain is controversial. (stomaeduj.com)
  • provide
  • Physical registrations at various positions of occlusion are sometimes used to provide additional information about the interocclusal relationships, especially when the practitioner is undertaking prosthodontic and restorative procedures. (google.com)
  • second
  • 1. A dental impression composition comprising an ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer and said composition having a softening point of about 120 F. to about 170 F. and being hard at a temperature of 110 F. and a vinyl acetate modifier polymer selected from the group consisting of a second ethylene vinyl acetate, ethylene vinyl acetate vinyl alcohol ester, vinyl acetate, polyvinyl acetate, and mixtures thereof. (google.com)
  • 6. The dental impression composition of claim 1 wherein said polymer modifier is said second ethylene vinyl acetate having a vinyl acetate content of 23-30% by weight, a hardness of 40-100 dmm and viscosity at 140 C. of about 600 cps. (google.com)
  • 13. The dental impression pre-form of claim 8 wherein said polymer modifier is said second ethylene vinyl acetate has a vinyl acetate content of about 23% to about 30% by weight, a hardness of 40-100 dmm and a viscosity at 140 C. of about 600 cps. (google.com)
  • made
  • The Aqualizer™ obtains a perfect bite on the first try - dental mouth guards made from this bite are immensely effective, predictable, and require remarkably few adjustments, saving valuable chair time. (lotusdental.com.au)
  • single
  • To compare the accuracy of a new technique of a single-step diagnostic mounting procedure with that of the conventional diagnostic mounting procedure. (ijdr.in)