Supra-Gingival Minimally Invasive Dentistry: A Healthier Approach to Esthetic Restorations
Supra-Gingival Minimally Invasive Dentistry: A Healthier Approach to Esthetic Restorations provides a real-world approach to healthier supra-gingival minimally invasive restorations, as an alternative to more invasive mechanically retained restorations, such as full crowns.
From the Contributing Editor
Section I: Rationale
1 The Traditional Mechanically Retained Restoration Paradigm: Subgingival Margins are Normal and a Needed Undesirable Side Effect
2 The New Healthier Paradigm: Supra-gingival Minimally Invasive Adhesive Dentistry? The Benefits
3 The Supra-gingival Protocol and Indications: Preventing Subgingival Margins
4 Should We Trust In Dental Adhesives and Adhesive Dentistry?
Section II: Supra-gingival Minimally Invasive Indirect Posterior Restorations ? A Replacement for Full Crowns
5 Supra-gingival Minimally Invasive Bonded Onlays: The Replacement for Full Crowns
6 Supra-gingival Onlays Preparation, From Simple to Complex, Including Temporazation
Section III: Supra-gingival Minimally Invasive Porcelain Veneers ? A Replacement for Full Crowns
7 Indication and Preparation of Supra-gingival Minimally Invasive Porcelain Veneers
8 Esthetic Co-diagnosis Using the Dento-facial Esthetic Diagnosis System, Including Wax up and Temporazation
Section IV: Bonded Cementation of Indirect Restorations
9 Bonded Cementation of Veneers and Onlays
Section V: Supra-gingival Dentistry and Direct Composite Restorations
10 Easy Predictable Supra-gingival Class II and III Direct Composite
Section VI: Crown Replacement
11 Replacing Old Crowns? Success with All Ceramic Crowns
Section VII: The Occlusal Disease Management System ? a Key to Success
12 The Importance of Occlusion and Occlusal Diagnosis
13 What is a Healthy Occlusion and Occlusal Analysis
JOSE-LUIS RUIZ, DDS, FAGD, is a researcher, educator, and clinician. He is Director of the Los Angeles Institute of Clinical Dentistry in Los Angeles, California, USA, and Honorary Clinical Professor at Warwick University in Coventry, England. He is also an Associate Instructor at Practical Clinical Courses in Provo, Utah, USA.