Click on the following links to view publications from Dr. Dean Vafiadis. (The following PDF files require Adobe Reader to view.)
Immediate Implant Placement of a Single Central Incisor Using a CAD/CAMCrown-Root FormTechnique: Provisional to Final Restoration
The preservation of soft and hard tissue after extraction and implant placement has always been paramount for ideal anterior implant esthetics.Using the information from digital files from CBCT scans and intra-oral scans may help the clinician identify critical anatomical features that can be replicated in the provisional and final CAD/CAM restoration.
Published in Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry (Click HERE for the Full Article)
Finding Z Formula
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The Aesthetic Dentistry Today August 2012
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The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry August 2011:
Single Visit Fabrication of a Porcelain Laminate Veneer with CAD/CAM Technology: A Clinical Report
The Journal of Implant & Advanced Clinical Dentistry July/August 2011:
CAD/CAM Dentristy - Computerized Anterior Restorations Part 1: CAD/CAM Veneers and Crowns
Implant Dentistry Today June 2011: Full Arch Restoration Using Computerised Abutments
Cerec Doctors.com November 2008: The One-Visit Cerec: Standard Protocol vs. Cerec Protocol
PPAD AUGUST 2007 Article : Computer generated abutments using a coded healing abutment
IMPLANT NEWS and VIEWS 2003 MAY/June
2004 Pratical Aesthetics Publication Cover Download Size 6.7 megs
2004 Pratical Aesthetics Publication Inside Feature Download Size 3.3 megs
IMPLANT NEWS and VIEWS 2003 MAY/June ALL CERAMIC IMPLANT ABUTMENTS for IDEAL AESTHETICS deanarticle.editedps.pdf
2003 March + MAY
"ALL CERAMIC MATERIALS: A NEW PERSPECTIVE" PART I and Part II
New York Section of the AGD Journal
2002 July "ALL CERAMIC ABUTMENTS for DENTAL IMPLANTS"
Journal of Dental Implantology of France
2001 Nov "Ceramic and Zirconia Abutments for Private Practice"
Dental Implant Perspectives
1998 April "Surface Evaluations of 19 Composite Materials"
International Journal of Dental Research
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