Complete Marginal Seating

While very little information is written in research literature or taught in the dental school curriculum about adjusting tight proximal contacts, restoring proper contacts and Interproximal Relief is necessary for both patient comfort and the long-term health of a restoration.

Fig. 1 - Improperly seated crowns, as shown in the above x-ray, tend to be uncomfortable in patients’ mouths and often cause a number of iatrogenic side-effects. These can include food impaction from improper deflection, over-sensitivity, and the development of carious legions under the crown.

Fig. 1 - Improperly seated crowns, as shown in the above x-ray, tend to be uncomfortable in patients’ mouths and often cause a number of iatrogenic side-effects. These can include food impaction from improper deflection, over-sensitivity, and the development of carious legions under the crown.

Fig. 2 - Using the ContacEZ Black Diamond Strip to ensure Interproximal Relief, as shown by this ideally seated crown, helps guarantee that your patients always receive the comfort and long-lasting quality they want.

Fig. 2 - Using the ContacEZ Black Diamond Strip to ensure Interproximal Relief, as shown by this ideally seated crown, helps guarantee that your patients always receive the comfort and long-lasting quality they want.