December 2, 2008 1:12 pm
56 year old female presented for final insertion of a porcelain fused to metal bridge spanning teeth #4-13. Previously the teeth were prepared for crowns and temporized.
The temporary was removed and final try in of the bridge. The patient was very satisfied with the cosmetic results.
Slight occlusal adjustments were made to harmonize the patients bite. Radiographs were taken to confirm the complete seating of the bridge. The bridge was permanently cemented. Home care, hygiene and eating habits were reviewed with the patient. The patient was schedule for a 1 week re-evaluation.
N.D., New York University College of Dentistry
Tags: bridge, cementation, cosmetic reconstruction, crown, Dental Student, pfm, porcelain fused to metal
Categorised in: Dental Student Experiences
This post was written by Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman