Lexicon of the laboratory
The Centric Relation
This refers to the movement you make when you open and close your mouth. It also refers to the closed vertical dimension of the jaw.
This refers to the movement you make when you grind your teeth by moving your lower jaw from side to side.
For greater stability, dentures must be properly balanced.
This refers to the movement you make when you grind your teeth by sliding your lower jaw forward.
Waxing Tooth Morphology
Dentures are made from wax for the appearance of natural gums.
Create more than a prosthesis... Finishing dentures
Dentures are calibrated in thickness and in length to achieve the desired lip support and allow muscle insertions to move freely.
Dentures are polished until they are smooth and the soft tissues of the mouth slide easily on the surfaces.