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In-lays and On-lays a cosmetic approach to a perfect smile.

In-lays and On-lays a cosmetic approach to a perfect smile.

In-lays are indirect aesthetic restorations consisting of a rigid biocompatible material, they are indicated in cases were there is a significant tooth structure loss and were regular composite fillings are not indicated and a crown would be consider an over the top treatment.

In-lays can be made of porcelain, thermo/light cure composite or gold.

This technique involves fabricating the restoration in the laboratory using the dental impressions of the prepared tooth and finally cemented to the tooth several days after. During this ...

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Resin Veneers an alternative to aesthetically improve your smile.

Resin Veneers an alternative to aesthetically improve your smile.

Composite resins are an alternative to aesthetically improve your smile. It is a minimally invasive and conservative dental treatment used improve the tooth’s shape and design. This is achieved by layering composite resin on the outside of the tooth, all the while keeping your own teeth, but getting a perfect and lasting finish.

The veneers we do at Prisma Dental can correct defects such as bad tooth position, tooth fractures, discoloration, changes in shape and size, teeth with multiple restorations, misalignments, ...

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What Your Teeth Reveals

What Your Teeth Reveals

According to a study led by George D. Kamenov from the University of Florida, there is information in your teeth that can give clues of where you came from.

Every part of our body contains vital information such as DNA, teeth are a great source of material from where for example archaeologists can collect data since they have the quality to preserve their shape, form and DNA information in time.

Dr. Kamenov however has a different approach to ...

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Thirty Seconds is Enough for Permanent Enamel Damage

Thirty Seconds is Enough for Permanent Enamel Damage

In earlier articles we mentioned how the PH in drinks can silently sneak into the the nooks and crannies in your teeth damaging your enamel.

Lately dental researchers have discovered that many of the traditional soft drinks, sports drinks, fruit juice and other drinks with a high level of acidity present a “triple-threat” that can cause permanent damage in children´s teeth.

These group of researchers have been able to demonstrate that within just thirty seconds of acid attack, ...

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Top Trends in Dentistry

Top Trends in Dentistry

By: Prisma Dental

For any questions about our dental services you can contact us at clinic@prismadental.com or to our phone numbers: (506) 2291-5151 in Costa Rica or toll free at 866-741-8194 in United States.

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