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Correcting Enamel Tooth Deformities that Affect the Smile

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Enamel tooth defects appearing at the junction between the crown and root can alter the gingival architecture and thereby the patient's perception of his or her smile. When these defects belong to a person whose smile is a major asset to his or her appearance, they can psychologically alter the ability of the person to fully smile or even laugh. This presentation will show diagnosis and correction of labio-gingival enamel defects and the resulting improvement in a young lady's smile.

Date Added:
5/15/2014

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 - (8/14/2013 12:43 PM)

Good questions...first I normally bevel Class V restorations into the enamel. In this case I felt it was not necessary. As for the rubber dam...the main reason not using it here was the fear of getting additional gingival shrinkage.

chandanpreet jaspal - (8/14/2013 11:21 AM)

Sir, why wasnt a bevel placed around the defect and a rubber dam used. Thanks for the video

ruby t - (8/10/2013 9:37 PM)

Thank u for the video

Prasanna Ravuri - (7/30/2013 9:39 AM)

Nicely Done

Dr. Janna Varfolomeyev - (7/26/2013 9:25 AM)

Thank you Dr.Goldstein for your useful presentation.

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