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Restorative vs. Orthodontic Therapy; Alternative Management and Lab-Dentist Communication

Description:
Patients often refuse orthodontic realignment and correction due to the length of treatment required even if it may be the best or most conservative therapy. In same cases, patients will get anxious about having metal or even invisible ceramic braces in their mouth for even a short period of time. On other hand, cosmetic dentistry is able to satisfy the patients with the same needs by using porcelain-veneers as an alternative to orthodontics treatment. This presentation describes a patient who has rejected orthodontic therapy but continues to seek a improved cosmetic result. Porcelain veneers and crowns were an appropriate alternative in this case. Follow-ups of treatment display a successful cosmetic and functional result.

Date Added:
9/3/2015

Author(s):

Giuseppe Romeo, MDT, CDT Giuseppe Romeo, MDT, CDT
Giuseppe Romeo, MDT-CDT, was born in Port Chester (New York -USA). Dental Technician based in Torino, Italy.
Given a degree to with 5° the year of Dental Techn...
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Questions & Comments
giuseppe romeo - (8/25/2013 1:57 AM)

Dear Dr Talal Akkari, Everything is based on my esperienze that i built during the years. If your technicians are interested i do courses about technical and clinical cooperation in Beverly Hills or outside. Best wishes

Maurice Salama - (8/24/2013 8:25 AM)

Well done and nicely presented. Beautiful dentistry and conservatively prepared teeth. The process of waxup and buildup were very clearly delivered. My compliments my friend. Maurice

dr talal akkari - (8/23/2013 1:13 PM)

nice presentation thank you
can you reommend courss or learning sites or books to give them to my lab technichians o improve their work

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