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About the Author: Jack Edwards, BA, CDT, MDT, TF, is the Owner of Jack Edwards Dental Studio in Anaheim, CA, which specializes in fixed and removable prosthetics and implants. With more than 35 years of practical experience in all phases of dental technology, he has served as an instructor of dental technology, worked as an in-house technician for several prosthodontic practices in Southern California, and lectures and provides hands-on training both in the U.S. and internationally.
Step 1 Like all competition participants, Edwards received an upper edentulous cast and a lower edentulous cast with four placed CAMLOG implant abutments (shown here); an occlusal bite registration for mounting the VDO, midline and cuspid placement; Candulor denture teeth; four CAMLOG Ti temporary copings with screws; and detailed patient information and instructions. Candulor and CAMLOG provided all materials free of charge.