“The Success of a Restoration is in the preparation” (Quote from Henri Rotsaert, 1968, founder of Rotsaert Dental Laboratory) •Uniform reduction results in optimum ceramic strength. •Adequate reduction leads to better aesthetics. •Smooth edges result in lower stress. •Lower stress decreases the potential for fracture. •Ceramic restorations require a passive fit. •Scanners read smooth preparations […]
Shade Communication Tips: Take shade at the beginning of an appointment. Teeth will dehydrate within 45 seconds. Teeth will re-hydrate in approximately 1 hour. Surface anomalies will become visible that are not present when teeth are hydrated.
Because every patient is unique, no single material is ideal for every situation. Rotsaert offers you all the options. We’ve been involved with digital dentistry since 1986.
What is a Zirconia Hybrid Implant Abutment? It is a hybrid abutment that utilizes a titanium insert which engages the implant connector. It has a 5mm chimney for bonding the zirconia abutment form to the titanium base. We design a zirconia transmucosal and post-shaped abutment with CAD/CAM, then mill and sinter. Once finished, the […]
A 3-D Communication Tool A diagnostic wax-up brings the treatment plan from conception to full-scale model, resulting in a visual communication tool for all the treatment partners: Patient, Dentist and Technician. Accurate study cast-mounted on a face bow The wax-up not only helps the dentist and technician visualize the treatment plan, but allows the patient […]
Integration of Digital Technology for the Predictable Outcome of Implant Cases Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:00 – 9:00 pm Join us for an informative evening about the digital workflow of implant cases. Steps will be explained from CBCT scan, diagnostic and design of a surgical guide, use of scan bodies to take the Intra-oral digital […]
An evening exploring digital workflow from impression to final restoration. Attendees will use the scanners while we highlight advancements during this exciting segment. For more information or to register, click to go to our Continuing Education Page.
We’ve been putting out a newsletter and want to share it with you! Click on the following link to see the full issue: The Rotsaert Smile – Fall 2015
You start every day expecting that your coffee pot will work, that your hot water heater will provide you with a comfortable shower or that your car will start. You take it for granted. They’re the small reliable aspects of life that are never given a second thought. They’re also the things that make life […]
A Complete Edentulous Arch Rehabilitation from Prosthodontic to Laboratory Principles. The edentulous population continues to grow domestically as well as globally. This market has been underserved for many years. Thanks to advances in technologies and techniques, dental professionals can now predictably increase function, form and esthetics using implant-supported, immediately-loaded overdenture restorations. Restoring the edentulous arch presents many […]