October 2009

Table of Contents

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Cover Story

Marketing Your Practice

The New Patient Experience

Don't Get Tangled in a Wasteful Web

Dental Marketing Tactics and Activities Checklist

Practice Building

Altered Records

Mitchell J. Gardiner, DMD


What is the future of dental amalgam?

Gerald E. Denehy, DDS, MS, V. Kim Kutsch, DMD, Richard J. Simonsen, DDS, MS, Kevin J. Donly, DDS, MS

Lab Talk

Communication is Critical

Lonnie Lee, CDT, Barbara Warner-Wojdan, CDT


Periodontics as a Specialty

Francis G. Serio, DMD, MS, MBA

Research & Application

Clinical evaluation of the efficacy of an in-office desensitizing paste containing 8% arginine and calcium carbonate in providing instant and lasting relief of dentin hypersensitivity

Howard E. Strassler, DDS

Continuing Education

Complete Dentures: Achieving Superior Anterior Esthetics and Post-Delivery Maintenance

Aldo Leopardi, BDS, DDS, MSD


Reinforcing a Traumatized Maxillary Incisor Using an Esthetic Post

Howard E. Strassler, DDS, Babak Ganjavian, DDS, Jason Zitofsky, DDS


Boosting Patient Esteem and Satisfaction with Whitening

Frank J. Milnar, DDS, AAACD


Predictable Outcomes in the Esthetic Zone

Frederic J. Norkin, DMD, Samuel Zfaz, DDS, Jeffrey Ganeles, DMD


Gingival Augmentation

Robert A. Horowitz, DDS

Focus On

The Current State of Digital Impressions

Gregg A. Helvey, DDS, MAGD

Clinical Briefs

Retrofitting a New Crown to an Existing RPD

Michael A. McBride, DDS

Dimer Chemistry for Anterior and Posterior Restorations

Howard E. Strassler, DDS, Kristen Harvey, BS, Erin Ladwig, BS

Digital Workflow for the Lava COS System

Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS, ABGD


Ceramics in Dentistry - Part I - Classes of Materials

Edward A. McLaren, DDS, MDC, MDS, Phong Tran Cao, DDS

News & Notes

Noteworthy: Mercury Rising

Product Launches: Enhancing the Clinical Armamentarium


Backrests, Armrests, No Rests

Bethany Valachi, PT, MS, CEAS

Tech Profiles

Polident® - GlaxoSmithKline

Oscillating Segment Disc - KOMET USA

The New STA Injection - Milestone Scientific

SureFil SDR' flow Posterior Bulk Fill Flowable Base - DENTSPLY Caulk

In Practice

Focus On - Buyer?s Guide: Digital Impressions

Materials - Buyer's Guide: Ceramics

Online Only

Clinical evaluation of the efficacy of a desensitizing paste containing 8% arginine and calcium carbonate for the in-office relief of dentin hypersensitivity associated with dental prophylaxis

Hamlin D, Williams KP, Delgado E, et al.

What Patients Want

The "Insider" Interview

An Interview with Zap Lasers

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