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Consider Improving a Smile When Treatment Planning an Emergency

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Treating emergencies should also mean letting the patient know what options may exist to also improve his or her smile. This video shows the various options presented to a patient with a fractured tooth plus her final treatment.

Date Added:
1/10/2013

Author(s):

Ronald Goldstein, DDS Ronald Goldstein, DDS
Dr. Ronald Goldstein is currently Clinical Professor of Oral Rehabilitation at Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine in Augusta, Georgia, Adjunct Clinic...
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Questions & Comments
Ronald Goldstein - (1/12/2013 5:21 PM)

Deborah, I have gotten good success with microabrasion for many years but it depends on just how deep the hypocalcificion is. I tell the patient that some or all of the white stains will come out but the ones that do not will have to be bonded with composite resin. So the procedure will consist first of cosmetic contouring the enamel since some of the stain may well come out just with reshaping the enamel IF there is need to improve the shape of the teeth. If not then I proceed directly to microabrasion one to three visits. If there are still stained areas then I bond them with a microfilled composite.

Deborah Balik - (1/11/2013 11:16 PM)

Can you explain what kind of results you get with microabrasion? Do you place composite over the areas that have hypocalcification?

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