Beating bruxism

David Winkler discusses some practical considerations for tackling the destructive effects of unchecked bruxism. How often does a patient present with specific wants, needs, or expectations? Yet after extensive interviews, intraoral and extraoral examinations, diagnoses, and all treatment plan options presented for informed consent, they respond with: ‘But I don’t grind my teeth!’ Despite all […]

Full support

Many readers will be familiar with the All-on-four treatment concept. This protocol, developed by Paulo Malo of Portugal, is rapidly becoming one of the most popular techniques for treating edentulous patients. Not only is the same-day, immediate solution absolutely life-changing for patients, but dentists also benefit from offering a high-value implant treatment that is completed […]