Case 132 | The Award 2017 | Croatia
Dr. Nikola Salinovic / Dr. Marko Vukić / Dr. Darijan Tubikanec
Patient is female, 29 years old.
In the last ten years she has grinded her teeth due to bruxism, which created substantial damage in both upper and lower jaw dentition.
After the initial diagnostics, periodontal treatment and preparation of teeth surface and conditioning the gingiva, Digital smile design was performed as the basis for treatment plan.
Based on the mockup design, patient has accepted of proposed treatment plan.
To achieve desired aesthetic outcome, gingivectomy was preformed in the upper jaw from teeth 15 to 25, as well as the bite correction in the vertical dimension of 1 mm.
In the upper jaw we have performed aesthetic restorations from teeth 16 to 26 with lithium-disilicate ceramics as single crowns.
In the lower jaw we have performed aesthetic restorations from teeth 37 to 47 with lithium-disilicate ceramics as single crowns.
The patient will be wearing bite relaxation splints.
Due to contest deadline, the final restoration of the lower jaw was photographed on the day of cementation.’
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