Author Archives: Jen Reyes

Clinical trial to study mouthwash for fighting COVID spread

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams School of Dentistry has started a clinical trial to investigate how well mouthwash reduces viral load in patients with COVID-19. The trial aims to determine whether gargling with a mouthwash reduces or eliminates SARS-CoV-2 in patients’ mouths and lowers the chances of them spreading it to […]

The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Zirconia Dental Crowns

ZIRCONIA CROWNS INTRODUCTION Clinicians who wish to provide patients with excellent dental restorations often choose zirconia crowns. These crowns are chosen over conventional PFMs (Porcelain Fused to Metal) or full-gold crowns due to: ● Superior strength ● Durability ● Excellent aesthetics SOLID ZIRCONIA ● Has a natural translucency and opalescence ● Generally recommended for posterior […]