The successful selection of
ceramic materials for the restoration of teeth is based upon esthetics and
function. This presentation will explore the selection of ceramics from aspects
of biological compatibility, occlusion, and patient acceptance. Cases
demonstrating success and failure of various ceramic materials will be
At the conclusion of this session, attendees should be able to:
- Choose appropriate ceramic materials to restore teeth based upon esthetics and function.
- Compare and contrast the various ceramic restoration manufacturing techniques.
- Select appropriate luting materials and techniques for each ceramic material.