Description

This book uses an interdisciplinary approach to explain the origin of and possible solutions to many different occlusal problems. Dr. Peter E. Dawson guides the reader along the way providing balanced explanations of theory and technique. He also debunks many popular misconceptions through practical discussion of their origins and the deficiencies of the arguments behind them. Different sides of many philosophies are presented while guiding the reader to the most functional and esthetic solution to various occlusal situations. Hundreds of full-color photographs, illustrations, and diagrams show aspects of the masticatory system, the epidemiology of occlusal problems, and procedures for finding the ideal occlusion. Whether the reader is a general dentist or a specialist, they will find this book applicable to their treatment methods and philosophies.


Key Features:-

  • Special atlas sections break down complex information accompanied by descriptive diagrams and photog
  • Hundreds of full-color photographs and illustrations show problems and procedures.
  • Procedure boxes offer step-by-step explanations of specific procedures.
  • Important Considerations boxes in the Treatment chapters outline treatment plans and describe what i
  • Programmed treatment planning, a specific process that guides a clinician through every step for sol
  • The role of occlusion in orofacial pain and TMD, and in anterior esthetics.

More Details about Functional Occulusion from TMJ to Smile Design

General Information  
Author(s)Dawson
PublisherElsevier Science
ISBN9780323033718
Pages630
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2007