Author: Dr. Felipe Rossi. Chief complaint: dark shade of teeth. Initial evaluation Initial anamnesis was carried out in which the patient did not report any sensitivity and no previous attempts to whiten teeth. The clinical examination showed a healthy periodontium absence of anterior restoration and no cavities. The initial shade identified was A3 in the lateral […]
The correct installation of orthodontic brackets is an important foundation when the purpose is to perform a more accurate treatment in less time. The correct positioning of the parts will allow the orthodontist to obtain dental movements with greater three-dimensional control, favoring the steps of alignment, leveling, and torque.
During anamnesis, the patient reported her dissatisfaction with the color of her teeth for her upcoming wedding. In the clinical examination, it was observed that, according to the shade guide, her teeth were A1 and there would be a possibility to whiten them to satisfy the patient.
The correct installation of orthodontic brackets is an important foundation when the intention is to perform a more precise treatment in a shorter time. The correct positioning of the pieces will allow the orthodontist to obtain dental movements with greater three-dimensional control, favoring the stages of alignment, leveling and torque.
Reestablishment of the buccal corridor and smile with periodontal plastic surgery and ceramic veneers
The patient had composite resin restorations of the anterior teeth presenting color alteration and vestibular wear of the resin. He presented chronic gum inflammation between the central incisors due to the old resin closing the diastema. He also presented a difference in gum height between the canines and premolars and height asymmetry between the lateral incisors and canines.
Application of Vittra APS Unique as an esthetic alternative for making attachments for orthodontic aligners
With Vittra APS Unique composite, it was possible to camouflage the color of the dental substrate and keep the esthetic naturality of the treatment. Additionally, as the composite has just one shade which is adaptable to different shades, the process is faster and the stock is reduced.
Author: Dr. Everton Salante and Dr. Polyane Mazucatto Queiroz MAIN COMPLAINT: Mobility in element 22. INTRODUCTION A 57-year-old female patient complained of mobility in element 22. The clinical and radiographic evaluations showed root fracture with poor prognosis for the maintenance of the element in the mouth. It was proposed to replace the compromised dental element with […]
Making attachments for aligners with the chameleon composite Vittra APS Unique Authors: Manoela Almeida¹, Paulo Ruas² and Edgard Belladonna³ Case Report A female patient came to the private clinic reporting a dissatisfaction with the smile, especially due to the right upper lateral incisive tooth, which frequently appeared darker in photographs. She reported having worn fixed […]
Author: Dra. Robertha Tulio da Silva Maciel Braun dos Santos Patient – gender and age: 3-year-old male patient. Main complaint: the complaint from the parents was that the child had weak and brittle teeth. The aesthetics of teeth 61, 62, 51 and 52 bothered a lot, specially in photos. They also related behavior issues and the search […]
Author: Dra. Alessandra Reis B. de Oliveira. Patient gender: female patient Main complaint: dissatisfaction with the tone of the teeth. Initial clinical/radiographic evaluation The patient came to the clinic to undergo the initial exam for dental whitening. During the exam, the professionals noted the presence of wear on the incisal edges and small gingival retractions around the […]