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May 18, 2018

Providing an Environment Where Tissues Can Regenerate

By Jack D. Griffin, Jr., DMD
Supported by Shofu

Although there are usually a variety of approaches to every filling, dentists may develop habits that prevent them from trying a different approach. The goal in providing restorative dentistry should be two-fold. First: do not hurt the patient. The patient should leave happy and the restorations should be long-lasting with as little sensitivity as possible. Second: use the right materials and the right technique to create an environment in which tissue can heal and restorations last.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • List tips for avoiding tooth sensitivity after restorations.
  • List tips to know when to stop drilling.
  • Outline the basic steps of a restoration and materials to use.

About the Author

Jack Griffin, Jr., DMD
Private Practice, Lake St. Louis, Missouri

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