Mar 26 / Dr. Dennis Hartlieb

Analog Open Tray Implant Impression Mini Tip

Dr. Dennis Hartlieb demonstrates an analog open tray implant impressions technique.

Analog Open Tray Implant Impression Technique:

In this mini tip, Dr. Hartlieb provides a detailed and practical guide to performing the analog open tray implant impression technique, aimed at improving accuracy and ease to make seating trays and removing impressions more efficient.

Explore the types of impression materials Dr. Hartlieb uses for filling the impression tray. Learn how to seat the impression tray, ensure proper engagement of the heavy body material, and listen for a click to confirm the screw's disengagement before removing the impression.

  • 1:57 Create a hole in the tray
  • 5:13 Create a large bead of composite on the implant pin
  • 6:10 Material review for the implant impression
  • 8:05 Bleeding the materials to make sure they run evenly
  • 10:10 Removing the bead of composite for a clean screw
  • 10:58 Carefully remove the impression

Dennis Hartlieb, DDS, AAACD

Dr. Hartlieb is the founder & CEO of Dental Online Training. Dr. Hartlieb is an Accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AAACD), a Member of the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, and he runs a full-time cosmetic and restorative practice in Chicago.

Dr. Hartlieb is the host of the Dental Online Training Sharecast which you can find wherever you listen to podcasts.

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