Feb 27 / Dr. Dennis Hartlieb

Direct Resin Margin Elevation Mini Tip

Dr. Dennis Hartlieb discusses the Direct Resin Margin Elevation Technique for managing deep interproximal caries and subgingival challenges in posterior composites.

Direct Margin Elevation Technique:

Dr. Hartlieb highlights the complexities involved in identifying and treating such cases, emphasizing the importance of thorough preparation and sealing the cervical margin.

Through detailed illustrations and step-by-step instructions, Dr. Hartlieb guides viewers on utilizing oversized wedges, selecting appropriate burs, and employing metal matrix bands to achieve optimal restoration outcomes, ultimately transforming challenging cases into successful restorations.

  • 0:19 Managing deep interproximal caries in posterior composites.
  • 1:20 Caries removal technique using wedging and burs.
  • 4:32 Technique for caries removal and restoration.
  • 8:10 What are the two options for elevated margin technique?
  • 13:15 Creating a class II composite restoration for deep subgingival interproximal caries.

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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