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Dental technologies

At present, technological advances and materials are based on the demands of buyers. What results in the line of furniture tooth is consistent with the current era generating thereby comprehensive solutions to the administration of space. The technique applied and the soundness of the materials that are used for manufacturing, ensure durability for many years, implying an excellent support for their investment.

Already spent time in which people who had unsightly teeth, did not dare to smile and even felt inferior. Certainly, we all want to have an attractive smile with teeth. In recent years have appeared developed various techniques to achieve improved aesthetics of the smile.

Every detail particularly in the furniture represents a significant improvement applied to the basic parameters: safety, health, strength, aesthetics and durability.

Today there are many new technologies for dentistry and that the dentist can choose to get better benefits and provide comfort and ease to treatment.

Some of the most popular technologies include:

   Air-Abrasion:
    It is an instrument that serves as a mini sandblaster. Air abrasion emits a tiny stream of particles made of silica, aluminium oxide, or a mixture of sodium bicarbonate, which removed and disposed of tissue decay and decadent.
   Bone Replacement:
    The research and development of new materials and methods of repair and/or replacement bone represents a spearhead in the current treatment of bone defects. The need to treat bone defects of a different etiology, size and location has greatly stimulated the research and development of materials capable of replacing the bone.
    Bone substitutes can be used in the filling of small cavities, or mixed with self-bone graft with the aim of increasing the volume of the same.
   CAD/CAM:
    Computer aided design(CAD) and Computer aided manufacturing (CAM) are two very advanced technologies which enable to manufacture computers dental restorations; allowing the dentist to work with them in the office to complete dental restorations in a single visit. Among the most common procedures we have dental crowns, porcelain veneers, dental bridges, inlays and onlays.
   Digital X-rays:
    They are able to capture images using a small sensor that records the image of the tooth and processed in a computer; this kind of procedure can take images with 90% less radiation than conventional equipment radiographic film.
   Diagnodent:
    High-tech tool that allows dentist with the early detection of decay in the chewing surface of the back teeth. This tool is a small portable laser easy and safe to use allowing to calculate the approximate size of the cavity in order to plan more accurately reflect with proper treatment.
   Laser dentistry:
    In recent years, laser technology is innovating the surgery, whether applied to the problems and cosmetic dental caries or other diseases of the mouth, the laser can guarantee the elimination of pain in the majority of procedures is used to deal more efficient decayed, enamel and gums. The 96% of patients do not require the application of an anesthetic when it makes use of lasers in a dental procedure.
   CAT Scans:
    Procedure by which a dentist can get x-ray films of small portions of the body or head producing a very accurate picture of the structure of the jawbone, particularly useful for the placement of dental implants. The CAT scan, it is able to determine the contour of the jaw more accurately, this implies the dentist no longer have to surgically open the gums to make a plaster cast.
   Dental Implants:
    Implants are some pure titanium fasteners that are placed in the jaw bone to replace the roots of teeth lost, which enables us to replace the natural piece by piece artificially enhanced to give equal or better aesthetics.
    Basically, it is used to avoid bring the patient a removable prosthesis, which may have mobility or even aesthetic problems. Plus, this technique makes possible to replace parts without the need for "iron out" the parts adjacent.
   Intra-Oral Camera:
    Instantly, a brush fiber optics can capture images of the internal cavity of the patient while the specialist is working in the patient's mouth. These images are projected on a computer or TV; being able also of freezing or saving the images into computer's memory.