Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 05/29/2019 - 1:29pm

Now that I have had the Primescan for a few months, I have a good feel for it and find significant ease in the scanning compared to its CEREC predecessors, sharp margin viewing, and smooth flow of the software process. I am finishing my bread and butter restorative dentistry 12-15 minutes ahead of schedule on the average.  This videos will review my top Primescan assets and how it can impact your clinical theater.

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Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 04/03/2018 - 4:09pm

View New Online Training CEREC Content - New Content Link. Are we able to machine thin feather margins with CEREC without chipping? Oh yes, we can! In fact, I am going to make a quality statement. We can mill a "pressable" margin with the MC XL using the EF bur system. This video will review the clinical criteria for applying a thin margin to optimize the aesthetic results.

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Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 09/19/2017 - 10:49pm

Love the thin milled CAD/CAM margin when there is adequate enamel on the cervical margins.  My presentation at Dentsply Sirona World 2017 was about aesthetic emotional closure and finishing the thin feather margin with the CEREC system.  This video will cover my parameters and finishing technique.

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Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 08/14/2017 - 10:29pm

Chairside zirconia restoration...getting better every month. ZirCAD LT, multi infiltration effect, and polished. Chairside zirconia provides a complete portfolio for restoring posterior teeth.

I do appreciate the all-zirconia restorations and provide quite a number of them as a treatment option in my clinical theater.  The primary benefit of the all zirconia restoration for me is the conservative crown prep and biomechanical “muscle” material behavior.  In the next year, we will find an abundance of new brands and translucency options being introduced to the market.  We will need to decipher recommended prep style and reductionRead more

Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 03/05/2017 - 7:10pm

This video is the introduction to the James Klim DDS CEREC Meisinger Lab Kit (JK03). The combo of shaping diamonds and wheels and diamond polishers are designed for efficient ceramic finishing.  This kit is what I use for finishing my ceramic restorations in my clinical dental theater and hands-on CAD/CAM (CEREC) teaching classes at the CADStar CEREC Training Center in Santa Rosa,Read more

Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 05/18/2016 - 3:09pm

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It is simple to add a contact when needed to zirconia with GC Luster Paste.  Infact, this is now my go to method for all my ceramic restorations, (VITA ceramics, Empress, and e.max).  It is very fast and predictable.Read more

Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 07/31/2015 - 9:14am

Monobond Etch & Prime / Ivoclar Vivadent (August release in USA) will allow you to etch and silanate glass-ceramic surfaces in one easy step. At the same time, the solution cleans away any remaining saliva from the surface.

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Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 07/23/2015 - 2:44pm

This video will introduce the Meisinger Luster Twist Polishers, ideal for polishing the subgingival surfaces of the CEREC e.max abutment. These Meisinger Twist Polishers will be a new addition to the Meisinger James Klim DDS JK03 Lab Kit that has now been out for several years. Thank you Meisinger for being a great partner for incredible shaping discs, diamonds, and polishers. Your products add to the quality of our clinical life.Read more

Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 04/09/2015 - 10:09pm

Variolink Esthetic is a great luting resin cement for both anterior and posterior ceramic restorations.  It comes with 5 shades and a great try-in paste system and can be used for dual or light cured applications.  More CAD/CAM training videos by Dr. James Klim can be viewed at www.cadstar.tvRead more

Submitted by James Klim DDS, CADStar Host on 03/01/2015 - 10:21am

Incredible CEREC Ortho Software, game changer for your practice. Dr James Klim is an international speaker and educator on CAD/CAM dentistry and clinical applications.Read more