Dr Terry Wong

Dr Terry Wong
B.SC (HONS) MELB, B.D.SC (MELB) Dr. Terry Wong lectures internationally on the topic of restorative dentistry. Presently, Dr. Wong lectures at Melbourne University on the topic of Aesthetic Dentistry and conducts hands-on programs about free handed delivery of restorations. He attended the Las Vegas Institute and studied occlusion at the Kois Center in Seattle. He has been personally instructed by Dr. Newton Fahl of the Fahl School of Art and Science in Aesthetic Dentistry in Brazil. Dr. Wong obtained his degree at Melbourne University in 1987 and maintains a general practice in Melbourne with emphasis on restorative dentistry. He is a Key Opinion leader for DentsplySirona, 3M ESPE, Coltene, SDI, and Ivoclar Vivadent.
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Recent Posts

Treating cracked tooth syndrome on premolars with the One Visit Crown (OVC)

Posted by Dr Terry Wong on 4 February 2019 3:26:41 PM

The patient presented with cracked tooth syndrome on a lower premolar. The One Visit Crown (OVC) was chosen based on its competitive price and good aesthetics.

This case study depicts a slightly different technique used by Dr Terry Wong, whereby the uncured material on the buccal side is shaped with OptraSculpt Pads (Ivoclar Vivadent) prior to curing. Dr Wong prefers to do as much of the shaping as possible prior to the final cure to reduce the time needed for finishing and polishing afterwards.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Clinical Tips, Cracked Tooth Syndrome, Premolar

OVC on pre-molar with very little remaining tooth structure

Posted by Dr Terry Wong on 15 April 2018 4:36:00 PM

Case information:

Tooth 15 originally had an onlay MOD lingual in place with very little remaining tooth structure. A direct composite veneer was placed to build out the buccal, and a small OVC.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study

A cost-effective way to increase the occlusal table

Posted by Dr Terry Wong on 15 February 2018 10:28:00 AM

Dr Terry Wong prepped and placed 8 One Visit Crowns (OVC) in just one appointment.

This interesting case submitted by Australian dentist Dr Wong of Smiles To Go included a full smile makeover and 3D printed impression model.

Dr Wong used 3D scanners and 3D printed a full-sized model of his patient’s mouth.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Occlusion, Clinical Tips

Treating patient with cracked tooth syndrome in one visit with the OVC

Posted by Dr Terry Wong on 16 August 2017 10:00:00 AM

Patient information:
Patient presented with pain and temperature sensitivity. A provisional diagnosis was deemed to be cracked tooth syndrome. The patient was given the option of having the tooth restored with an all porcelain Crown using a Cerec Unit or a One Visit Crown (Zirconia Hybrid OVC – Rhondium). The patient opted for the OVC on the basis of cost and quicker delivery time. The OVC could be delivered in 45 minutes, compared to the Cerec crown that had to be designed, milled and fired (2 hrs).

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Tags: Clinical Case Study