Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Review Article Volume 7 Issue 1

Dental Ceramics - A Descriptive Review on its Evolution

Chandrasekharan Nair1*, Pradeep Dathan2 Lovely M Annamma3, Mohan Kumar T4 and Bheemalingeswara Rao5

1Professor Emeritus, Department of Prosthodontics, Sri Sankara Dental College, Akathumuri, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
2Professor and Head of the Department of Prosthodontics, Sri Sankara Dental College, Akathumuri, Thiruvavananthapuram, Kerala, India
3Visiting Faculty, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Dentistry Ajman University, Ajman, UAE
4Professor of Prosthodontics, College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Rau, Indore, India
5Professor of Prosthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India

*Corresponding Author: K Chandrasekharan Nair, Professor Emeritus, Department of Prosthodontics, Sri Sankara Dental College, Akathumuri, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.

Received: December 15, 2022; Published: December 28, 2022


Dental ceramics have an undeniable position in strengthening the restorative facet of dentistry. Ceramic has a history which can be traced to even prehistoric periods but it was ushered in to the field of dentistry in the 18th century. Afterwards the material has evolved tremendously in its composition, processing and usage. This article is a travel through its evolution based on historic details.

Keywords: Ceramics; Porcelain; Dental Ceramic; History of Ceramics


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Citation: K Chandrasekharan Nair.,et al. “Dental Ceramics - A Descriptive Review on its Evolution".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.1 (2023): 88-97.


Copyright: © 2023 K Chandrasekharan Nair., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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