The use of rubber dams in restorative dentistry may help decrease possible clinician exposure to infectious agents — an important consideration during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Courtney S. Babb, DMD
Courtney S. Babb, DMD, is an instructor in the Department of General Dentistry at the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. She was an associate in private practice for five years before pursuing an academic career.
This case report demonstrates the use of a bonded functional esthetic prototype in a patient with generalized-severe erosion as a diagnostic aid to increase the vertical dimension of occlusion and preserve tooth structure prior to full…
Not limited to endodontics, dental dams also offer clinical advantages in restorative dental treatment.
An exploration of using a bonded prototype as a diagnostic aid in cases requiring adjustment of the occlusal vertical dimension.