Philosophy of Functional Occlusion with Riaz Yar – PDP066

Canine guidance is overrated. Read that again. Crazy, I know. In this episode, one of my mentors Dr Riaz Yar explains the rationale of a functional occlusion whereby the pillars are the central incisor and the first molar.

Dr Riaz Yar is SUCH a good Educator

I found some similarities to the Posterior Guided Occlusion (click to listen to the episodes by Dr Andy Toy) in that we place too much emphasis on canine guidance.

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I hope you find this episode stimulating – and if you are a true protruserati, you will be grateful for another point of view AND NOT be upset that we all can’t agree with each other, haha!

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Check out Dr Riaz Yar’s courses here – his book will also be launching in Q4 2021 – watch this space!

If you enjoyed this episode, check out Posterior Guided Occlusion with Andy Toy!

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