• Artak G. Heboyan Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi; Yerevan, Armenia.
  • Anna R. Vardanyan PhD, Assossiate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi; Yerevan, Armenia.
  • Anna A. Avetisyan, Assistant Professor, Department of Therapeutic Stomatology, Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi; Yerevan, Armenia.
Keywords: Dental Cement, Glass-Ionomer Cement, Resin Cement


The cementation procedure is considered to be the most important stage of fixed prosthodontics, while the correct selection of cement is the guarantee of successful restoration which is conditioned by the its durability. Over the recent years, numerous cementing substances have been introduced to the dental practice that differ greatly from conventional cements with their properties and application methods and that is why even experienced dentists often have certain difficulties in the variety of cements to choose the one that is right for each clinical case. The selection of cement depends on a number of factors, such as the type of resorption substance, the shape of prepared tooth, the possibility to isolate the area, subject to cementation in the oral cavity as well as the patient’s aesthetic requirements. Thus, the objective of the article is to analyze currently used dental cements in order to help the dentists make the right selection of cement for different clinical cases.


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How to Cite
Artak G. Heboyan, Anna R. Vardanyan, & Anna A. Avetisyan,. (2019). CEMENT SELECTION IN DENTAL PRACTICE. World Science, 2(3(43), 4-9. https://doi.org/10.31435/rsglobal_ws/31032019/6405