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Palma Dental Laboratory
37 Industrial Park Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone:
781-936-8718 or 508-591-7113
Toll free: 800-924-6025
Fax: 781-936-8719

Email: info@palmadentallaboratory.com

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Cement Selection Guide

Type of Ceramic Type of Restoration Bonded or Cemented Cementation Protocol Suggested Cements
Feldspathic
CEREC BLOC (Sirona);
VITABLOCS (vita)
Inlays, Onlays, Crowns, Veneers (excluding 2nd molar crowns) Bond, then resin cement Tooth Surface:
  1. Etch with phosphoric acid
  2. Rinse
  3. Apply bonding agent (4th or 5th generation)
Ceramic Internal Surface:
  1. Etch with HF at lab
  2. Silanate chaired
  3. Cement with light-cure or dual-cure cement
ADHESIVE RESIN CEMENT OR ESTHETIC RESIN CEMENT

#M ESPE RelyX Veneer Cement with 3M ESPE Adper Single Bond Plus Adhesive (3M ESPE); Calibra with Prime and Bond NT (DENSTPLY Caulk); Clearfil Esthetic Cement with Clearfil DC Bond (Kuraray America); Multilink Automix (Ivoclar Vivadent); NX3 with OptiBond Solo Plus (Kerr Corp.)
High Leucite
Finesse All-Ceramic
(DENTSPLY Ceramco); HD17
CAM Blocks (Benco Dental);
IPS Empress (Ivoclar Vivadental); IPS Empress CAD (Ivoclar Vivadent); OPC (pentron Ceramics)
Inlays, Onlays, Crowns, Veneers (Excluding 2nd molar crowns) Bond, then resin cement Same as above Same as above
Litium Disilicate
3G (Pentron Ceramics); IPS
e.max Press (Ivovlar
Vivadent); IPS e.max CAD
(Ivoclar VIvadent)
Anterior and Posterior crowns, 3 unit bridges up to 2nd bicuspid Bond, then resin cement Same as above
OR
1. Use self-adhesive resin cement
Same as above
OR
SELF-ADHESIVE RESIN CEMENT

3M ESPE RelyX Unicem Self-Adhesive Universal Resin Cement (3M ESPE); G-CEM (GC America); Maxcem Elite (Kerr Corp.); seT (SDI (North America), Inc.)
Alumina
In-Ceram ALUMINA (Vident);
Procera (Nobel Biocare)
Anterior and Posterior crowns, 3 unit bridges Cement Clean tooth thoroughly. Dry - do not over dry. No etching or bonding. Use a self-adhesive resin cement, resin-modified glass ionomer cement. 3M ESPE RelyX Luting Plus (3M ESPE); 3M ESPE RelyX Unicem Self-Adhesive Universal Resin Cement (3M ESPE); Breeze Self-Adhesive Resin Cement (Pentron Clinical Technologies); GCEM (GC America); GC Fuji Plus (GC America); Maxcem Elite (Kerr Corp.); seT (SDI (North America), Inc.
Zirconia CERCON (DENTSPLY Ceramco); EVEREST (KaVo); IPS e. ZirCAD (Ivoclar Vivadent); LAVA (3M ESPE) Anterior and Posterior crowns, 3-6 unit bridges, implants, maryland bridges Cement (good retention cases) No etching or bonding. Use a self-adhesive resin cement, resin-modified glass ionomer cement. Same as above
      Tooth Surface:
1. Apply dual-cure bonding agent

Ceramic Internal Surface:
2. Apply Primer
3. Cement with dual-cure resin cement
Self-Etch Primer/Adhesive
1. Clearfil DC Bond (Kuraray America)
2. Multilink A&7B Primer (Ivoclar Vivadent)

Ceramic Primer
1. Clearfil Ceramic Primer (Kuraray America)
2. Metal-Zirconia Primer (Ivoclar Vivadent)

Cement
1. Clearfil Esthetic Cement (Kuraray America)
2. Multilink Automix (Ivoclar Vivadent)