Differentiating Between Generations of Dental Adhesives
Dr. Howard Glazer
Howard S. Glazer, DDS
Upon hearing this podcast, the listener should:
- Understand differences between 4th-, 5th-, 6th-, and 7th-generation dental adhesives
- Understand the bond strength required for enamel bonding
This THE NEXTDDS podcast features Dr. Howard Glazer, a Fellow & Past President of the Academy of General Dentistry and the Deputy Chief Forensic Dental Consultant to the office of Chief Medical examiner of the city of New York. In his presentation titled, "A Primer on Dental Adhesion," he discussed the evolution of adhesive bonding in dentistry, the indications of total-etch and self-etch adhesives, and other related topics. Take a listen to this excerpt from his presentation in which he explains the differences between the generations of dental adhesives.