Ceramic Inlays and Onlays
Dec07

Ceramic Inlays and Onlays

Ceramic Inlays and Onlays. An inlay or onlay is a type of material which is placed inside or over the surface of a decayed or damaged tooth. They are made from a variety of materials such as gold or ceramic and cover the top surface of a tooth.

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Gold Onlays and Porcelain Onlays
Dec06

Gold Onlays and Porcelain Onlays

Gold Onlays and Porcelain Onlays. An onlay is a restoration material that is recommended instead of a crown procedure. Today we use porcelain instead of gold. Porcelain onlays rely only on bond strength in the same way the space shuttles heat shield tiles are glued or bonded in place.

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Nonsteroidal Drugs in Dentistry
Nov18

Nonsteroidal Drugs in Dentistry

Nonsteroidal Drugs in Dentistry. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications are indicated for the relief of preoperative and postoperative pain.  These drugs can manage the pain of procedures that create an inflammatory response. Inflammatory response is what activates the pain-producing mediators in tissue.

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Narcotic Pain Medication in Dentistry
Nov16

Narcotic Pain Medication in Dentistry

Narcotic Pain Medication in Dentistry. Dr. Karnakova with Dr. Zak Dental Care speaks about the administration of narcotic pain medications and discusses various medications addictive qualities.

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