E-Max Pressed Ceramic System from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a vast array of restorative possibilities ans has been clinically proven for more than 25 years.
E-Max uses as pressed ceramic technique to produce inlays, onlays, veneers and crowns which are metal free, bio-compatible and give outstanding aesthetic results to satisfy patients. In addition to the basic shades on the Chromascope shade guide, there are also 4 ultra light shades for patients who have bleached their teeth.
Careful preparation is crucial to ensure the accuracy of fit and durability of an E-Max restoration. It is therefore worth abtaining a preparation guide which will give you all the information you will need for the preperation and cementation technique.
Matchpress pressable ceramic is strong and constructed by heating the ingot to 950 C in a special furnace. Over a period of 20 minutes it is slowly pressed into the shape of the restoration giving strength and precision fit. As there is no metal involved the crown gives improved bio-compatability, improved aesthetics and fluoresces naturally.