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Why You Should Incorporate the Mark 300 Series in Your Dental Practice

Posted on November 17, 2014

Written by Lisa Judd, Whip Mix Corporation There are many reasons why I would advocate the use of the Mark 300 Series articulators in a dental practice and none of those reasons include 'because I said so'. To begin, it's important to know the difference between the Mark 310, Mark 320, Mark 330 and LabRelator. Why would you use one versus the other depends on what you want to... Continue Reading

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Determining Proper Shade with IPS e.max Restorations

Posted on July 7, 2014

The overall esthetic result of an all-ceramic restoration is influenced by several factors: • the shade of the preparation • the shade of the restoration (ingot/block or layering material) • the shade of the cementation material Shade Determination of the Natural Tooth After tooth cleaning, the shade of the non-prepared tooth and/or the adjacent teeth is determined with the help of a... Continue Reading

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Updated Seating Protocol for Zirconia-Based Restorations

Posted on November 14, 2013

Recent research has shown that saliva contamination can hinder the bonding of solid zirconia and zirconia oxide copings. When a zirconia crown or bridge is tried in the patient’s mouth and comes in contact with saliva, the phosphate groups in the saliva bind to the zirconia oxide and cannot be rinsed out with water. Attempting to use phosphoric acid (which is full of phosphate groups) to... Continue Reading

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Give Yourself A Clear Treatment Advantage with DAL Comfort Bite Splints!

Posted on August 30, 2013

DAL provides your office with a specialized department dedicated to splints and protective mouthguards. We are trained and certified in several technologies including DAL Comfort Guards, Flexite MP Super Clear Splints, and ProForm Sports Mouthguards. DAL Comfort Bite Splints offer you and your patients cost-effective bruxism protection as well as protection for fixed restorative work. DAL... Continue Reading

Posted in: Comfort Guards, Dental Lab Products, Dental Laboratories, Dental Laboratory

Welcome to Dental Arts Laboratories Blog!

Posted on August 20, 2013

Dental Arts Laboratories, Inc. has been serving the dental profession since 1934. Over the years, our primary objective has remained the same - to consistently provide high-quality, high-performance restorations with a professional, customer-oriented level of service. We are a family-owned group of dental laboratories providing you with a full range of fixed and removable dental... Continue Reading

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