We use some of the most advanced porcelain shading systems in the world and consistently match to achieve the best patient outcomes.
We offer complimentary shade taking at our Laboratory in Alfred Cove and are equipped with the latest in digital photographic equipment and years of experience to match to the ideal shade.
Book your patient in for a shade analysis with one of our highly trained technicians for the greatest in patient outcome. This will reduce chair-side time, as well as remove the need for re-shades or remakes, which put stress not only on the dentist but the patients in the chair.
Crown and Bridge
PFM (Porcelain Fused to Metal)
PFM is a great option for a dentist seeking a restoration that combines longevity and natural looking internal characteristics.
The underlying coping provides the strength and stability of a natural tooth, while the ceramic coating replicates a natural look providing an aesthetically pleasing result for patients.
Porcelain fused to metal can be used for anterior and posterior crowns and bridges, and can be designed to fit all types of preparation. Porcelain can be fused to non-precious, semi-precious or white high noble copings.
Precious, Semi-Precious and Non-Precious metals are available.
Our Our porcelain fused to metal restoration products are layered using IPS d.SIGN by Ivoclar.
Advantages of design are:
- True to nature light scattering.
- Balance of chroma and brightness similar to natural counterparts.
- High surface quality.
- Natural wear characteristics on opposing dentition.
EMAX (All Ceramic)
IPS e.max® is a metal-free highly aesthetically pleasing solution. Comprising both lithium disilicate and zirconium oxide. IPS e.max® offers exceptional aesthetics, versatility, and clinically- proven strength.
IPS e.max® also has no metal cost, making it a great alternative to PFM. IPS e.max® can be used for anterior and posterior crowns, onlays, inlays , veneers and 3 unit Bridges.
At Apple Dental Zirconia restorations are a popular treatment option for clinical situations that require an exceptional balance of strength, aesthetics and value. Zirconia restorations also offer aesthetic advantages over full metal restorations due to its tooth-like colour. Zirconia can be used for anterior and posterior crowns and bridges, and can be designed to fit all types of preparation. All zirconia restorations come with a 5 year framework warranty.
We have a wide range of material options when fabricating your implant case and have complete control of emergence profile, angulations and retention processes. This allows you to provide an abutment and crown that perfectly complements your patient’s soft tissue architecture making less rework, saving you time and money.We Pride ourselves in using ONLY Genuine Parts ( screws , Abutments , Replicas ) direct from Implant Manufacturer.
- Full Gold Crown
Gold continues to be the preferred choice for many clinicians due to its longevity and functional success. With precious and non-precious metal options, gold remains a proven material choice for a wide-range of clinical needs.
Gold is the most biocompatible non-toxic metal used in dentistry today. It is non-corrosive and hypo-allergenic. Gold margins do not break or chip even when thinned and polished. Gold’s wear rates and coefficient of thermal expansion is very similar to enamel, and thus achieves a better natural fit.
- Your Choice of Materials
At Apple Dental we can offer 3 alloys ranging from high gold to low gold content. This enables your restorations to fit any requirements your patient may have.
– XL-X 63% Gold
– Medical Grade Ti.
– Implant 60 semi precious
Here at Apple Dental Laboratory Scott has the Technical experience as well as the Practical Experience to ensure that your patient will get the absolute best result in the All-on-4® experience. You can do as much or as little as you like in the entire process.
The All-on-4® treatment concept provides edentulous and soon-to-be edentulous patients with a fixed full-arch prosthesis of four implants on the day of surgery. This quickly leads to improved patient satisfaction with regards to function, aesthetics, speech, and self-esteem. Scott has worked with many leading Professionals in their fields to ensure the happiest customer service with Amazing results.
Flexible Dentures (Valplast)
Apple Dental Laboratory we manufacture Valplast Flexible Partial Dentures. These are a more aesthetic and comfortable than cast metal partials, they are also an affordable alternative to fixed restorations. The strength of the material and resistance to chemical breakdown provides a long-lasting, virtually unbreakable partial. The flexibility and lack of attachments distributes the stress evenly in the mouth.
There are design limitations with flexible partials. Please consult one of our trained technicians when considering more complex cases. The advantage that Apple has over other valplast manufacturers we have the ability to add teeth to an existing Valplast Denture.
Apple Dental acrylic dentures are the most suitable option for patients that are not candidates for implant-based alternatives. Apple Dental Labs dentures consist of the highest quality in base materials and a range of denture teeth options. Acrylic dentures offer functional alternative that are long lasting and aesthetically pleasing for desired patient outcomes. Easily added to that may require exo inserts later down the track.
Apple Dental Laboratory castings are made up of Chrome Cobalt or Vitallium® for retention, combined with tissue coloured acrylic and replacement teeth. Partial dentures are used when one or more natural teeth remain in the upper or lower jaw.
We can design the frame or design it yourself on the order form or your model. Frames are a long lasting alternative to acrylic only dentures. At Apple Dental we can remove the stress of co-ordinationg all appointments all being operated oniste to make it easy within your surgery.
Apple Dental Labs occlusal splints, also known as night guards or bite splints. Apple Occlusal splints are designed to open the bite and protect the dentition in either the upper or lower arches. They can be worn during the day or at night to provide occlusal comfort. These devices are fabricated for precise fit and can incorporate hard/soft layers for customised retention. Our priduction of Occlusal slpints will limit insert times within the surgery. Perfect fit all the Time.
Apple Dental Labs Brite guard sports mouthguards are designed for athletes of all ages. Apple Dental sports mouthguards fit exactly onto teeth,.With a wide variety of Colours we carry every colour in stock and can manufacture these quickly in 3 working Days.
Mouth guards are suitable for a range of contact sports including:
- – Football
The MDSA® Appliance is a splint inserted into the patient’s mouth to reduce snoring and sleep apnoea mild to moderate cases.
The MDSA® concept was designed in conjunction with Australia’s leading dentists, sleep physicians and dental technicians to treat the needs of their patients. Over the last 10 years the MDSA® concept has been subjected to extensive scientific and clinical testing and evaluations. Speak to Scott about the amazing results and specific requirements for each particular case.
Repairs, Relines & Additions
At Apple you can send your patients straight to us while they wait for their repair, addition or Reline. Or if you are with on our Metro area we can arrange same day rush service for a small fee.
Pre-booking these cases is essential to allow pick ups and delivery retunrs for same day. Call and prebook with our Friendly Staff.
Other Removable Appliances
Apple Dental Laboratory can also take care of all other removable appliances. We can construct Bleaching Trays , Suspension Bridges, Trutane Stents, Implant Guides Surgical guides.
Being a Nobel preferred Partner we can also manufacture Surgical Implant Guides making Implant Surgery predictable.