Single crown
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5D - Incipient carious lesion
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Diagnostic with 5D
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Veneers

Dental caries limited to enamel
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Dental caries penetrating into dentin
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Unsatisfactory restoration
Courtesy of Dr J. Tsai, 2022
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Treatment Summary

Patient Information

  • Age: 31
  • Gender: female

Diagnosis

  • Dental caries limited to enamel on 1.3 (UR3)
  • Dental caries penetrating into dentin on 1.1 (UR1), 1.2 (UR2), 2.2 (UL2), 2.3 (UL3)
  • Unsatisfactory restoration on 2.1 (UL1)

Total Treatment Visits

  • 4

Treatment planning

  • Appointment 1: Initial consultation with full mouth examination followed by 5D NIRI diagnostic scan for caries detection was carried out
  • Appointment 2: Ceramic restoration on tooth #21 was removed, caries removal and teeth preparation was done on tooth #13 to #23 followed by digital impression
  • Appointment 3: Cementation of the veneer on tooth #13, #12, #11, #22 and #23 and crown was done on tooth #21
  • Appointment 4: Follow-up was done

Comments

  • This patient presented with multiple caries and unsatisfactory #21 ceramic crown.
  • #13 to #23 ceramic restorations were planned after diagnosis with iTero Element 5D NIRI technology
  • Ceramic veneers and zirconia single crown blended well in this case.

Images

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iTero Scans

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Progress Images

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