Author Archives: Caitlin Davis

Current Challenges in Color

Picture the scene: A new patient has been referred to your office for an esthetic treatment consultation. The patient’s mouth is an Easter egg basket of assorted colors and issues: some veneers here, an implant there, a post and core–treated … Continue reading




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Quintessence Roundup: July

Quintessence 2017 Catalog Monthly Special Seltzer and Bender’s Dental Pulp, Second Edition Edited by Kenneth M. Hargreaves, Harold E. Goodis, and Franklin R. Tay This comprehensive update of a classic text presents the latest research on the dental pulp and … Continue reading




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How One Surgeon Changed the Lives of Patients with Crouzon Syndrome Worldwide

When Martin Chin, DDS, had his first encounter with Crouzon syndrome, he was a 21-year-old dental student spending his free time in Dr Egil Harvold’s craniofacial anomalies clinic. That first encounter sparked a journey of discovery and innovation that would … Continue reading




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Quintessence Roundup: June

Quintessence 2017 Catalog New Titles in Books Advanced CBCT for Endodontics: Technical Considerations, Perception, and Decision-Making John A. Khademi, with contributions by Gary B. Carr, Richard S. Schwartz, and Michael Trudeau This book encourages endodontists to develop a sound technical … Continue reading




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How You See It and How You Don’t: How the Principles of Human Perception Affect CBCT Interpretation

Everyone loves a good optical illusion. The world of social media was simultaneously thrilled and frustrated by the apparently color-changing dress that appeared in 2015 (discussed here, along with 11 other optical illusions). We enjoy optical illusions when they present … Continue reading




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