Erik-Jan Muts - MP3 Tandartsen
Gespecialiseerd in esthetische, reconstructieve en restauratieve tandheelkunde.
1 – Pre-operative situation. The amalgam in tooth 15 was planned to be replaced with composite.
2 – After amalgam removal the 15 showed a big crack underneath the buccal cusp.
3 – After preparation IDS was applied before impression taking.
1 – Initial situation large composites and a ceramic crown, large decay present.
2 – After air-abrasion of the IDS with CoSil
3 – Final situation after adhesive cementation of the pressed lithium disilicate ceramics (GC).
4 – X-ray after treatment
4 – X-ray before treatment
“CoSil is a silica coated aluminium oxide powder that can be used for silicatization of (old) composite. This may improve the bond strength of the adhesive cementation of ceramics on IDS (immediate dentine sealing). In these cases the CoSil powder was used to active the IDS before cementation.”
Erik-Jan Muts, MP3 Tandartsen