Inlays and Onlays longevity. Inlays and onlays are extremely stable restorative solutions for the treatment of decay.
Gold and Porcelain Onlays. Dr. Kopel speaks about the inlays and onlays we used to restore a damaged tooth. Today we use porcelain instead of gold because porcelain onlays rely only on bond strength.
Ceramic Inlays and Onlays. An inlay or onlay is a restoration that is placed inside or over the surface…
Gold Onlays vs. Porcelain Onlays. One of the golden rules of dentistry is to preserve tooth structure when restoring a broken or decayed tooth. Today we use porcelain instead of gold. Porcelain onlays rely only on bond strength in the same way the space shuttles heat shield tiles are glued or bonded in place.
The use of antibiotic has become a major healthcare issue. The wide antibiotic prescriptions develop resistance to them. There is a time and a place for antibiotics in dentistry, but prescribers need to exercise much more prudence when using antibiotics and should be sure they are really needed when they write the prescription.