Practice Building – Dental Services: Good Medicine for Patients & Practices

  Brook A. Niemiec, DVM, FAVD, Diplomate AVDC This is the first article in our Practical Dentistry series, which will present various ways of increasing revenue through offering dental services in the general veterinary practice. This series will present techniques and procedures that require minimal expense, effort, and training, yet have proven to be invaluable …

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Bonded Sealant Application for Crown Fractures

Brook A. Niemiec, DVM, FAVD, Diplomate AVDC For uncomplicated crown fractures with no radiographic evidence of disease, bonded sealant application can: Resolve sensitivity Block infection Improve aesthetics Smooth the tooth to decrease plaque accumulation, delaying periodontal disease. This is a simple procedure that every veterinary hospital should offer. Clinics with dental radiology and a high-speed …

Diagnosis & Treatment of Crown Fractures

  Brook A. Niemiec, DVM, FAVD, Diplomate AVDC Tooth fractures are defined as complicated or uncomplicated:1  Uncomplicated crown fractures have direct dentin but no pulp exposure  Complicated crown fractures have direct pulp (nerve) exposure. Both types require therapy, but treatment differs depending on the physical and radiographic appearance. The most commonly affected teeth are the …

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