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Provisionalization of Crowns and Bridges

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crowns or bridges or dental dental implants. The materials vary, but the technique is even more important. The eggshell technique can help create ideal soft tissue outcomes.

  • A prefabricated shell can be created and then relined.
  • Hard tissue stops are 100% necessary, so if there are none, this is a great way to do it.
  • This method works really well for full arch cases (that can include bridges) as well as posterior sextants on the mandible.
  • Bisacryl can be used to make a shell, and then hollow it out.
  • If this method is used, the shell created by the bisacryl needs to be trimmed in 2 different methods.
  • The shell can be about 0.5mm thick.
  • This provisional can also be done by a lab using milling.
  • When using bisacryl, one coat of bonding agent needs to be placed and cured, then a second layer needs to be placed, but not cured, then the temp needs to be relined.
  • Flowable composite at the margins are great for lab made temps.
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