Maintenance Considerations for Prosthodontic Patients
A carefully organized and strategically implemented maintenance program is integral to maintaining the longevity of dental restorations, stability of soft tissue esthetics, and, ultimately, patient satisfaction.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify strategies for creating an effective recall and maintenance schedule for patients with dental restorations.
- Discuss considerations for recall and maintenance for patients with tooth-borne restorations.
- List the key factors needed to maintain the longevity of implant-borne restorations.
This course was issued in September 2016 issue and expires 9/30/19. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.