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Interdisciplinary management of anterior dental esthetics Interdisciplinary management of anterior dental esthetics

Author(s):

Vincent G. Kokich, Sr., DDS, MSD;Frank M. Spear, DDS, MSD; David P. Mathews, DDS

Date Added:

5/8/2012


Summary:

This article describes an interdisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and management of anterior dental esthetics. The authors practice different disciplines in dentistry: restorative care, orthodontics and periodontics. However, for more than 20 years, this team has participated in an interdisciplinary dental study group that focuses on a wide variety of dental problems. One such area has been the analysis of anterior dental esthetic problems requiring interdisciplinary correction. This article will describe a unique approach to interdisciplinary dental diagnosis, beginning with esthetics but encompassing structure, function and biology to achieve an optimal result.

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