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Heads of clinics and doctors often complain: after consultation, many patients do not stay for treatment, partially implement the recommended plans, or even refuse to follow the specialist’s suggestions, they want to save on everything, but get high-quality treatment and great guarantees. The dentist sincerely wants to help the patient to the maximum extent possible, but the patient behaves strangely, resisting his intentions: “I came to put a seal, and you offer me to take a panoramic picture, to carry out a whole treatment plan.”
One of the reasons for this situation is that commercial dentistry is very behind the growing consumer competence of the recipient of services Continue reading
Orthopedic dentistry is an extensive, constantly developing section of dentistry, the purpose of which is to restore the integrity of the dentition in the patient. Doctors orthopedists are engaged in prosthetics and use in their work such types of prosthetics as removable and non-removable prosthetics, micro prosthetics, as well as modern prosthetics on implants. Orthopedic dentists can do a lot: prosthetics of the front tooth, so that no one will notice the difference with the teeth of the family; restore the dentition in the absence of several teeth in a row or with severely damaged teeth; implant the implant and restore the tooth lost many years ago.
Lack of a tooth is not only a cosmetic problem. This is the highest risk of developing a number of pathologies related to both the oral cavity and the chewing process, which means food processing, gastrointestinal tract functions, and the immune system. A timely and correctly installed prosthesis will prevent further deterioration of the dentition, destruction and abrasion of adjacent teeth, overload and deformation of the jaw, and disruption of its working mechanism. Continue reading
OrthoSnap is a new system from the United States, the fruit of many American orthodontists. In appearance, the system consists of ordinary hollow mouthguards (eliners) made of plastic material that fit very tightly onto the teeth. The specificity of the material is its transparency, the mouth guards are completely invisible on the teeth.
Correction of various shortcomings and defects is the main purpose of the system. A constant pressure is exerted on the teeth, the teeth move and align in the same plane. The system is not the first on this path of correction, but it is distinguished by an innovation in manufacturing, which made Ortosnep unique.
Each tooth is affected by its strength, since the mouthpiece has a different thickness relative to each tooth and has an individual effect. The effect is much faster than with simple brackets and similar systems. Continue reading