Dental News Blog

Cast Metal Partial Denture Reline or Rebase: Is It Worth It?

August 21st, 2019|

Nothing stays the same. The mouth changes over time. But patients fail to realize this fact when it comes to removable dental appliances. How many times have you heard a patient proclaim that the metal partial “you made” them is loose or it doesn’t fit the way it originally did when “you made” nine years ago?

Clinical Considerations for Immediate Denture Cases

August 21st, 2019|

Over the last five decades, there has been tremendous progress in the treatment and prevention of dental disease as well as new ways to restore or replace teeth that are lost to disease. But one thing hasn’t really changed. And that is immediate dentures.

Bruxism Nightguards and Sports Mouthguards

July 9th, 2019|

Protection of the teeth and the surrounding structures is the name of the game when it comes to offering nightguards and sports mouthguards to your patients. Try as we may, dentists can never put back exactly what was original to the human mouth. Prevention of damage is always a better choice than reconstructive dentistry.

Relines and Rebases

July 8th, 2019|

In an ideal world, every denture patient would come to the dental office for a yearly check-up and examination. This lets the dentist or denturist identify issues related to fit, resorption, occlusion, tissue irritations, and hygiene before they become a larger problem.

Thermoflex Flexible Partial Dentures

July 8th, 2019|

Traditionally, most patients had to wear a traditional cast-metal partial denture with hard, unforgiving acrylic and unattractive metal clasps. Thermoflex partial frameworks offer tooth-colored flexible clasps that blend in with the natural dentition.

Let’s Talk About Eclipse Dentures

May 16th, 2019|

Eclipse is a proprietary denture fabrication system developed by Dentsply International. What makes the Eclipse system stand out from other dentures is the ability to fabricate monomer-free dentures. Finally!

Replacing PFM Crowns with BruxZir Crowns

March 8th, 2019|

In this article we will take a look at a technique of replacing old PFM crowns with all ceramic BruxZir crowns. We will also provide links to the materials and equipment we recommend.

Stomadent Dental Laboratory is Hiring a Ceramist

February 12th, 2019|

Stomadent Dental Laboratory is hiring a ceramist with porcelain experience to work in our beautiful Boise, Idaho area laboratory. Meridian, Idaho was voted as the #1 Best City to live in by USA Today. Candidate must be a good team [...]