5D - Incipient carious lesion
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Diagnostic with 5D
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Veneers

Cracked tooth
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Dental caries penetrating into dentin
Courtesy of Dr J. Tsai, 2022
Highlighted picture of treatment

Treatment Summary

Patient Information

  • Age: 47
  • Gender: male

Diagnosis

  • Dental caries penetrating into dentin on 1.1 (UR1), 1.2 (UR2), 2.1 (UL1), 2.2 (UL2)
  • Cracked tooth on 1.1 (UR1), 2.1 (UL1)

Total Treatment Visits

  • 5

Treatment planning

  • Appointment 1: Initial consultation with full mouth examination and iTero scanning for Digital Smile Design & digital wax-up was done
  • Appointment 2: Mock-up try in was done to adjust the form and shape of mock-up veneers
  • Appointment 3: Tooth preparation was done in tooth #13, #12, #11, #21,#22 and #23 followed by iTero digital impression for veneer fabrication
  • Appointment 4: Veneers were cemented on the tooth #13, #12, #11, #21,#22 and #23
  • Appointment 5: Post-treatment follow-up was done

Comments

  • This patient presented with chipped upper incisors with defective composite resin restorations.
  • 3-3 6 ultra-thin veneers were planned.
  • iTero Element 5D imaging system with NIRI technology helped in patient communication and treatment planning by highlighting caries lesion areas.
  • Conservative preparation was done under microscope.
  • Satisfactory results were achieved

Images

Initial and final

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iTero Scans

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Progress Images

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