Direct and indirect techniques for smile improvement
Selecting the right treatment option is based on several factors: minimal invasiveness, operator factor, durability, patient’s age, cost etc. These differences are even more noticeable when we have to choose between direct and indirect methods where the indications are often similar. In my report I would like to show a case which demonstrates a combination of direct and indirect restorations to improve the patient’s esthetics.
Choosing the right treatment option is not easy when the indications are similar. But regardless of our choice, the main goal should be to sacrifice as little tooth tissue as the given technique demands.
I would like to thank Janos Grosz for his help writing this article.
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