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Aesthetic dentistry solves many problems in achieving a delightful smile. One of the techniques related to art restoration of teeth is artistic restoration. In general, the restoration of the tooth is to restore its original anatomical shape, shade, structure and other parameters. As a result, the restored tooth becomes indistinguishable from the adjacent healthy teeth. Art restoration of teeth is usually divided into direct and indirect.
Differences in the types of art restoration
With direct artistic restoration, tooth modeling and restoration of its destroyed parts is carried out by a dentist directly in the patient’s mouth. In this case, light curing restoration material (photopolymer or glass ionomer) is used. In the case of indirect restoration, a special treatment of the patient’s teeth is carried out, a cast is taken and laboratory manufacturing of the restored restoration part is made from ceramics.
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Complaints at the moment: violation of chewing, esthetics, tooth mobility, tooth sensitivity, pain in the TMJ, pain under the base of a removable denture, poor fixation, pain in the tooth under the crown, bleeding gums, halitosis, suppuration, swelling of soft tissues , taste disturbances, etc. Complaints about the parafunction of the masticatory muscles (is there a habit of biting your lips or clenching your teeth while watching a movie, reading books or work, is there a habit of gnashing your teeth, complaints from the masticatory muscles (pain, fatigue)).
Anamnesis of the disease: when one or another complaint appeared, what it relates to (caries, periodontitis, periodontal disease, trauma, surgery, etc.), was treatment or prosthetics performed before (how long?).
General condition: the presence or absence of bad habits (smoking, drinking alcohol), concomitant diseases (chronic diseases; hepatitis, tuberculosis, syphilis, HIV), allergic history, whether anesthesia was previously performed during treatment, tooth extraction, its effectiveness. Continue reading