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Orthodontic Management of Spaces in Adult Patients Missing a Maxillary Tooth

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Treating an adult patient is quite common nowadays. Planning orthodontic treatment for these patients goes beyond esthetics and achieving a Class I occlusion. An adult malocclusion, in contrast to an adolescent one, may have suffered abrasion, periodontal deterioration, loss of teeth, etc. All these events may impede an excellent orthodontic result. The ideal dimensions of anterior teeth might not apply in all adult cases due to the above-mentioned factors. The presentation reviews the actual space requirements and how these are managed in adult malocclusions and restored to make them ideal for each individual case where an anterior tooth is absent.

Date Added:
5/15/2014

Author(s):

Marcela De la Rosa, DDS, MS Marcela De la Rosa, DDS, MS
Dr. Marcela De la Rosa Garza graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry, UANL, Monterrey, Mexico in 1996. Subsequently completed her graduate studies at Indiana University...
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Questions & Comments
Angel Rodriguez - (6/4/2014 2:05 PM)

Congrats Dr. Marcela de la Rosa, excellent presentation.

chandanpreet jaspal - (5/22/2014 2:35 AM)

Thank you very much

Paul Ouellette - (5/17/2014 5:50 AM)

Marcela, Great cases and take home messages. Looking forward to seeing more cases. Paul

Maurice Salama - (5/16/2014 3:30 AM)

Marcela; Great description of the issues and well organized orthodontic concepts. Compliments. Dr. Salama

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