Problems associated with zirconia and CAD/CAM restorations are highlighted by FGDP(UK) The increasing prescription of metal-free dental restorations has come about as a result of various patient demands and somewhat narcissistic expectations. However, some dental professionals have contributed to the rise in popularity of these materials and techniques. An article in the latest issue of … Continue reading Is ‘digital dentistry’ dangerous for teeth?
Tara Renton, Professor of Oral Surgery/Honorary Consultant, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral &Craniofacial Sciences, King’s College London, explains for FGDP(UK) why a holistic approach and latest techniques should be priority. It’s every patient’s right to expect optimal pain management for routine electivesurgery. Most patients expect pain; three quarters experience pain, and a quarterexperience high-level pain during … Continue reading Dental pain and anxiety
Igor Blum writes for FGDP(UK) on oral surgery: a primary concern The Autumn 2018 issue of Primary Dental Journal brings many of the contemporary topics and latest philosophies relating to primary care oral surgery in a lucid and clear fashion to the general dental practitioner and the wider dental team. Within these pages, the authors … Continue reading Primary care oral surgery