Table of Contents

Introduction to restorative dental materials.
Properties of materials.
Preventive dental materials.
Direct esthetic restorative materials.
Dental amalgam.
Finishing, polishing, and cleansing materials.
Cements.
Impression materials.
Model and die materials.
Waxes.
Casting alloys, wrought alloys, and solders.
Casting, soldering, and welding.
Polymers in prosthodontics.
Dental ceramics.
Dental implants