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Dental Journal (Majalah Kedokteran Gigi)

ISSN 1978-3728

Vol. 44 / No. 1 / Published : 2011-03

TOC : 6, and page :30 - 34

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Original Article :

Management of anterior teeth damage caused by complex caries through aesthetic endorestoration

Author :

  1. Nanik Zubaidah *1
  1. Department of Conservative Dentistry , Faculty of Dentistry, Airlangga University Surabaya-Indonesia

Abstract :

           Background: Dental caries is a microbiological disease that result in localized dissolution and destruction of the calcified tissue. It is multifactorial, therefore prevention must be based on a multifactorial approach. The damage of anterior teeth due to complex  caries, for certain person may interfere their performance and decrease their self confidence aesthetically. Restoration of tooth form and function, especially on anterior teeth is highly valuable. Purpose: To present a case of maxillary anterior teeth with complex caries, through endorestoration treatment for recovering its original function and aesthetic. Case: The 21 years old male with complex carries on maxillary anterior teeth number 12, 11, 21, 22 and 23. The patient felt bad about his performance and affect his self confidence. The patient visited the clinic to repair his teeth and got its form and function aesthetically. Case management: The endorestoration treatment was performed for carious teeth through pulpectomy, insertion of post retention and porcelain fused to metal crowns. Conclusion: Anterior teeth with severed complex caries can be managed through endorestoration treatment to recover of its performance and function aesthetically.

Keyword :

Complex caries, anterior teeth, aesthetic, endorestoration treatment ,

References :

  1. Walmsley AD, (2007). Restorative dentistry. Edinburg : Churchill Livingstone


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