3M™ Lava™ Esthetic Zirconia

PhotoThe NEW Lava™ Esthetic features a unique, new shading formulation, pre-shaded with built-in colour gradient. The sintering step reveals the beauty of the high translucency, inherent fluorescence and natural aesthetics. All of these benefits, whilst remaining stronger than glass ceramics.

With 800 MPa1 strength, 3M™ Lava™ Esthetic Zirconia crowns offer higher strength than glass ceramic restorations – allowing for a reduced wall thickness of 0.8 mm2.

Key characteristics:

  • Full-contoured zirconia
  • Super High Translucency Cubic ZirconiaPremium Restoration
    • Premium Aesthetics
    • Customised Shading
    • Margins: Shoulder/Chamfer
    • Cementation: Conventional, self adhesive or adhesive
    • Biocompatible
    • Versatile material
    • Milled in gradient block, 20 base shades
    • CAD/CAM manufactured – for accuracy of fit
    • Monolithic form – no risk of delamination
Restoration Crowns, 3 unit bridges, inlays, onlays, veneers
Anteriors Yes
Posteriors Yes
Bridges Yes
In-lab days Posterior: 7
Anterior: 10
Process CAD/CAM designed and manufactured, Dry Milling, Sintering, Glaze Finishing
Warranty 5 year warranty