Resources from PRO-Craft Dental Laboratory

You can find our most popular dental resources and solutions to help you with your next case here.

Impression Troubleshooting Guide | Pro-Craft
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Impression Troubleshooting Guide

10 Golden Rules from 3M for perfect dental impressions. Includes causes and solutions for some of the most common dental impression issues - margin issues, distortions, poor bond of the impression materials, and more.

Bite Stick Technique | Pro-Craft
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Bite Stick Technique

Increase productivity and get predictable results with every bite. Learn how to use this simple bite stick technique for precise incial planes and matching facial and dental midlines. Includes instructions using bite stick material Blue Mousse™ and a swabbing stick, Bite Stick, or Symmetry Facial Plane Relator.

EMA Sleepbetter Chairside Guide | Pro-Craft
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EMA Sleepbetter Chairside Guide

How to give patients a better, more restful sleep with the EMA Sleepbetter Chairside. Learn how to titrate an EMA oral appliance, take the perfect dental impression and bite registration, steps to get the right fit, and proper tertiary care of an the Meyers EMA oral appliance.

EMA Sleepbetter Instructions | Pro-Craft
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EMA Sleepbetter Instructions

Dental solutions for better sleep and better health. The Meyerson Sleepbetter EMA instructions for dentists includes tips on taking the perfect dental impression and bite registration, EMA delivery, patient wear and care instructions, sample consultation form, and more.

Exact Occlusal Bite Technique | Pro-Craft
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Exact Occlusal Bite Technique

7 easy steps to eliminate time consuming occlusal adjustments with The Exact Occlusal Bite Technique™. From preparation to seating the temporary, learn how you can you can avoid an occlusion that is either too high or too low when the restoration is seated.

Parkell-Technique Fabricating Crown for existing clasp | Pro-Craft
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Parkell-Technique Fabricating Crown for existing clasp

Don’t force your patients to go dentureless! Take advantage of the Parkell technique to fabricate a crown to fit an existing removable partial denture. Learn how to make a clasp/ tooth index using Blu-Mousse® Super-Fast material, create a clasptemplate using pattern resin, and more.

Quick Reference Guide AllZ Plus Implant Prosthetic (All-on-4) | Pro-Craft
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Quick Reference Guide AllZ Plus Implant Prosthetic (All-on-4)

The simple 5 step framework for a successful delivery of an ALL Z 100% Zirconia Full-Arch Implant Prosthesis. The ALL Z Solid Zirconia Screw Retained Hybrid Bridge reference guide details the internal processes taken by the doctor and dental lab during each appointment.

ALLZ Adjustment and Polishing Kit | Pro-Craft
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ALLZ Adjustment and Polishing Kit

Want to decrease insertion time of ALL Z ® and other monolithic zirconia restorations? You can with the new ALL Z adjustment and polishing kit! For a full description and price break of all items in the ALL Z kit, check out this detailed chart.

Cosmetic Pearls Product List DR-MARTY-ZASE | Pro-Craft
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Cosmetic Pearls Product List DR-MARTY-ZASE

Hold on to your good reputation! Connect with top quality dealers who will help provide the finest cosmetic pearls in the industry. Get access to this list of over 40 providers of cosmetic pearls for general practitioners.

Symmetry System | Pro-Craft
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Symmetry System

The 60 second bite technique! Learn how to record an accurate bite registration and exact position of the desired midline in a minute or less with Clinician's Choice SYMMETRY Facial Plane Relator technique. View the simple 8 step instructional guide that will have your patients smiling at the final esthetic result.

Z-PRIME Plus Information | Pro-Craft
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Z-PRIME Plus Information

The official Z-Prime Plus instructional guide. Includes step-by-step procedures to take when preparing restorations for Zirconia, alumina, metal/alloy, composite, endodontic post, and intraoral repairs.

ASK-Gordon Article On Cementation | Pro-Craft
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ASK-Gordon Article On Cementation

Discover the answers to your questions about cementation. Dr. Gordon Christensen discusses the most acceptable cements and cementation techniques for various types of restorations. Includes topics such as tooth preparation desensitization, and the types of popular tooth-colored indirect restorations.

Clinical Predictability With Dual-arch Impressions Quad Trays Article | Pro-Craft
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Clinical Predictability With Dual-arch Impressions Quad Trays Article

Explore the top benefits of dual-arch impression technique: predictability, reduced chair time, and an increase in patient comfort. In addition, learn how to increase the accuracy of a dental impression by using a metal tray is used with the dual-arch impression technique

Faster is not always better Impression Article | Pro-Craft
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Faster is not always better Impression Article

Faster setting dental impression products don’t always equal better results. Although they are desired for several reasons, we explain how they can compromise the quality of a dental impression, cause clinicians to experience drags, pulls, and distortions.

Minimizing Occlusal Adjustments Crown Article | Pro-Craft
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Minimizing Occlusal Adjustments Crown Article

2 Methods to reducing the amount of occlusal adjustment necessary for a crown. Learn more about the benefits of capturing lateral bite registration with polyvinyl siloxane or how the use of the dual-arch dental impression technique can solve bite registration inaccuracies.

Optimizing Occlusal Results Article | Pro-Craft
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Optimizing Occlusal Results Article

Top tips to optimizing occlusal results for crown and bridge prostheses. This article looks at the typical sequence of preparing a single-unit crown or multiple unit bridge, identifies the variables, and explains how to minimize them.

Porcelain Veneer Case Missing Laterals Article | Pro-Craft
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Porcelain Veneer Case Missing Laterals Article

How to overcome the ultimate aesthetic challenge. Includes ideal treatment for missing lateral incisors, orthodontic space closure or space opening for prosthetic replacements that satisfies individual esthetic and functional requirements.

Selecting an Impression Technique Article | Pro-Craft
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Selecting an Impression Technique Article

An intriguing and thought provoking look into the philosophy behind choosing the right dental impression technique. Get a better understanding of the effect of hydrostatic pressure, the two-step dental impression technique, reseating an impression, and more.

Temporization Simplified Article | Pro-Craft
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Temporization Simplified Article

Temporization Simplified! Learn more about the importance of a temporary restoration or provisional, the use of matrices for the fabrication of provisional restorations, and the simple method for temporization of prepared teeth.

Veneer Provisionals Article | Pro-Craft
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Veneer Provisionals Article

3 Alternative approaches to fabricating temporary restorations for porcelain veneers. Includes an introduction and guideline to executing these methods - Direct Light Cured Temporary Composite, Rapid Simplified Veneer Provisional System, and Provisionals Using Self-cure BIS-acryl Based Resins

PRO-Craft Dental Laboratory - Our Story | Pro-Craft
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PRO-Craft Dental Laboratory - Our Story

Why should you choose PRO-Craft to be your dental laboratory? PRO-Craft Dental Laboratory Founder & CDT Greg Schubert shares how PRO-Craft creates life changing experiences for patients. Hear master dental technicians share what makes PRO-Craft dental restorations unique compared to other dental labs.

The Fundamentals of Dental Lab Excellence | Pro-Craft
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The Fundamentals of Dental Lab Excellence

Here's how you can get consistent results on every dental lab case you send. Is your dental lab following these processes?

What are the different materials and strengths of Zirconia? | Pro-Craft
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What are the different materials and strengths of Zirconia?

Zirconia is available in different strengths and qualities for dental restorations. Find out which types of zirconia are better for anterior and posterior teeth and more.

How Do You Handle Remakes? | Pro-Craft
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How Do You Handle Remakes?

No dentist wants to deal with remakes. At PRO-Craft we have a quality control process in place that will help you reduce your remake factor.

Do You Offshore Your Dental Lab Work? | Pro-Craft
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Do You Offshore Your Dental Lab Work?

Do you know if your lab is offshoring your dental laboratory work? Find out how you can protect your patients from the dangers of offshored dental work.

What Can I Do To Make Sure My Crowns Fit? | Pro-Craft
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What Can I Do To Make Sure My Crowns Fit?

How well are your crowns fitting your patients? Finding a dental lab partner that can create dental restorations that fit without adjustments or remakes is crucial to a successful dental practice.

What is your standard turnaround time for a dental lab case? | Pro-Craft
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What is your standard turnaround time for a dental lab case?

Learn more about our standard turnaround times for both conventional case or digital scans.

What impression materials do you recommend? | Pro-Craft
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What impression materials do you recommend?

We've worked with a variety of dental impression materials over the past 40+ years in business. Based on our experience there are a few brands we recommend that deliver the least amount of remakes and adjustments.

Why should I send my dental lab work to PRO-Craft when I can get it for less from another lab? | Pro-Craft
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Why should I send my dental lab work to PRO-Craft when I can get it for less from another lab?

Price isn't the only factor when it comes to the quality and consistency of your dental restorations. Find out what separates an average lab from a mediocre lab.

How do you handle rush cases? | Pro-Craft
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How do you handle rush cases?

We understand that life has emergencies and urgent situations. Here's our policy on rush cases.

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