Rishi Bhimani1* and Avishkar Mokal2
1Freelance Consultant Periodontist and Private Practitioner and Proprietor at Dr. Rishi’s Dental Clinic, Navi Mumbai, India
2Orthodontist, Zellene Dental Care, Kharghar and Consultant Orthodontist, Shurusha Citizen’s Hospital, Mumbai, India
*Corresponding Author: Rishi Bhimani, Freelance Consultant Periodontist and Private Practitioner and Proprietor at Dr. Rishi’s Dental Clinic, Navi Mumbai, India.
Received: April 08, 2021; Published: : May 11, 2021
Citation: Rishi Bhimani and Avishkar Mokal. “Comprehensive Treatment of a Discolored, Endodontically and Periodontally Compromised Upper Central Incisor through Interdisciplinary Approach: A 2-Year Follow Up". Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 5.6 (2021): 35-39.
Dentistry has evolved leaps and bounds in the past few decades, from simple treatment procedures to more complex, full-mouth life-changing treatment plans. Complex clinical situations necessitate the expertise of various disciplines of dentistry, which must be communicated and co-ordinated, leading to a holistic treatment approach known as Interdisciplinary dentistry.
This case report describes one such clinical situation in which various disciplines of Dentistry- namely Orthodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics and Dental Implantology have been integrated to transform the smile of young individual, suffering from dental problems.
To achieve ideal aesthetics of a single maxillary incisor is still the most difficult problem to tackle in Dentistry. This case describes a discoloured, endodontically and periodontally compromised upper central incisor which is complicated by mal-alignment and dental crowding. This case has been successfully treated by an interdisciplinary approach, providing satisfactory and stable results, followed-up over a 2-year period.
Keywords: Interdisciplinary Orthodontics; Dental Implant; Endo-Perio Lesion; Interdisciplinary Dentistry; Discolouration; Socket Preservation
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