Esthetic rehabilitation of anterior teeth by fiber-reinforced composite: A case report

Krishna Kumar Varshney, Prosthodontics, Vishwas Bhatia, Punit Raj Singh Khurana, Prosthodontics, Prosthodontics & Oral Implantology
2019 Journal of Dental Specialities  
Patients refusing implant surgery for psychological reasons, where minimal reduction of tooth is preferred, a fiber-reinforced composite fixed partial denture can be a good alternative to conventional prosthetic techniques. In comparison to other restorative systems this is a conservative approach carries a minimum jeopardy of pulp exposure or sensitivity and periodontal inflammation, maintaining the health of supporting tissues. The aim of this case report is to describe the clinical procedure
more » ... clinical procedure for fabricating an IFPD with a pre-impregnated glass fiber system and a hybrid composite. Fiber-reinforced composite, in combination with adhesive techniques, appears promising for an IFPD. Further clinical investigation will be required to provide additional information on this technique.
doi:10.18231/j.jds.2019.010 fatcat:gjoozvzftrhg5ha3zzazg4io3e