Providing increased treatment options for cuspal coverage restorations

Posted by Dr Sam Koh on 25 October 2019 9:47:56 AM

The following article was published in the October 2019 edition of the Australasian Dentist Magazine and also Dentistry.co.uk.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Published Article

Deep margin elevation using OVC Wedge

Posted by Dr. Simon McDonald on 14 May 2019 3:20:05 PM

See how to use the OVC Wedges for deep margin elevation prior to placement of the McDonald Matrix Band. 

The OVC Wedges are anatomically shaped to follow the natural curve of the tooth. They come in both a left and right version for mesial or distal placement, and are an ideal tool for deep margin elevation (DME).

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Clinical Tips, deep margin elevation

Use of the One Visit Crown (OVC) to achieve an aesthetic result

Posted by Dr Sam Koh on 24 April 2019 11:27:05 AM

This article, by Dr Sam Koh, was originally published in the May 2019 edition of the Australasian Dentist Magazine.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Clinical Tips, Published Article

Examples of prepped teeth for the OVC

Posted by Dr. Simon McDonald on 11 April 2019 10:10:36 AM

Many dentists have questions about how much to prep the tooth prior to placing the OVC One Visit Crown. If you haven't already, make sure you read this blog post on how to achieve correct occlusal distance when placing the One Visit Crown. One of the benefits of the OVC is that is doesn't need an invasive circumferential prep so is more conservative for the tooth.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Occlusion

OVC: A New Restorative Option for Damaged Teeth Based on the Compression Dome Concept.

Posted by Dr Graeme Milicich on 14 March 2019 1:49:29 PM

This article was originally published in the March 2019 edition of the Australasian Dentist Magazine. 

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Compression Dome, Published Article

Getting started: 4 ideal clinical situations for the One Visit Crown (OVC)

Posted by Dr. Simon McDonald on 27 February 2019 2:42:32 PM

To identify your first One Visit Crown (OVC) case, look for;

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Tags: Clinical Case Study, Clinical Tips

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

How to Identify Ideal OVC Cases [SLIDE SHARE]

Posted by Fin McDonald on 6 November 2018 4:49:36 PM

It is highly likely you are presented with many ideal OVC clinical cases each week. Below is a slideshare with 18 clinical case photos to help you identify a perfect OVC case to get started. 

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Tags: Clinical Case Study

Restoring broken down teeth with the One Visit Crown (OVC)

Posted by Dr Adam Doudney on 11 September 2018 4:20:40 PM

This article was originally published in the July-August 2018 edition of the Australasian Dentist Magazine.

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Tags: Clinical Case Study

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