All zirconia discs are NOT the same. There are differences in discs, such as strength and translucency, but there are also several differences that arise from the manufacturing process of discs.
The truth is, coloring zirconia is quite fast, accurate, predictable and most importantly, easy. There are a lot of advantages including the ability to create custom color, add chromatized areas, and vary incisal translucency and value.
Numerous factors that can lead to success or failure of pressing to zirconia. Know the principles so you know which ones you can cut and where you need to compensate.
Zirconia restorations have become the material of choice in restorative dentistry today. Let’s take a look at how zirconia has evolved.
Achieving consistent zirconia shading can be an ongoing challenge for any lab because not every coloring system works the same on every zirconia. However, if the proper technique is applied routinely, it can produce very satisfying esthetic results every time.
There are many variables that influence the shading-coloring of zirconias. Learn what you need to know to do it consistently well.
Which zirconia milling discs are right for your dental lab? Download our eBook to see if you’re using the best one for your dental lab business.
Coloring full contour zirconia isn’t always easy and there are a lot variables that can affect the outcome. Here are some variables you should consider.
Zirconia use is on the rise in the dental lab. Check out this infographic for trends in Cad/Cam milled restorations & predictions for the future.
As a ceramist, your goal is to create natural-looking restorations. Learn the 4 factors that contribute to ensuring your restorations are beautiful & natural-looking.