Midline diastema correction

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Age: 27                                                                                          Gender: Female

Type of Case: Midline diastema correction

Chief Complaint: Complained of spacing in the upper front teeth and required an immediate temporary correction.

Dental History:
  • History of orthodontic treatment 8 years back, which involved extraction of four teeth.

Pre Operative:

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Clinical Findings:

  • Relapse of orthodontic correction.
  • Missing  15, 25, 35, 36, 45.
  • Root canal treated and Discolored 46.
  • Supraerupted 16.

Alternative Treatment Plan:

  • Orthodontic correction for spacing and proclination.

Treatment Plan:

  • Midline diastema closure using composite resin restoration.

Treatment Procedure:

  • Preoperative  radiographs and photographs were taken.
  • A direct composite resin restoration was done on the mesial aspect of both the upper central incisors by layering technique.
  • Mylar strips and Teflon tape were used to reestablish contacts.
  • The restoration was finished and polished using composite finishing kit and soflex kit.

Post Operative:

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Follow Up:

  • A regular 6 months follow up is advised

Treatment Done By :

dr-sujay-gopal

     Dr.Sujay Gopal (Implantologist) FICOI       

 dr-rohith-ganiga

Dr.Rohith Ganiga (Prosthodontist) MDS

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