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Minimally Invasive Protocols for Total Esthetic Reconstructions

Description:
One of the biggest challenges that we dentists have are those cases that require a multidisciplinary approach which traditionally were managed using invasive and long term treatments. Nowadays, and depending on the case, the contemporary dentist can offer minimally invasive treatments which allow us to modify the shape of the hard and soft tissues. The combination of surgical lip repositioning with periodontal plastic surgery yields highly effective results in the treatment of gummy smiles. During patient examination it is important to establish the etiology responsible for the excessive gingival display. The combined technique can be considered as an alternative option to more invasive procedures. The prognosis is acceptable and the patient realizes that the esthetic problem has been minimized.

Date Added:
1/4/2017

Author(s):

Kenneth P. Valladares, DDS, CDT Kenneth P. Valladares, DDS, CDT
Dr. Kenneth P. Valladares

Graduated from Central University College of Dentistry with DDS (Ecuador, 1995).

Certificate in Prosthodontics from IN...
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Questions & Comments
Ashish Kaushal - (7/21/2017 3:09 PM)

Great case sir. Too good. Is there any case where whole emphasis is being laid on surgical lip repositioning..!!

James Albani - (1/27/2017 11:12 AM)

very nice

Ronald Goldstein - (1/26/2017 10:34 PM)

Excellent presentation...very clean preparations, margins and technique. Congratulations!

Juan Coto - (1/26/2017 6:04 PM)

Well Done, Love the presentation

Kaz Zymantas - (1/12/2017 6:20 PM)

Beautiful Case. Thanks

Anthony Kraft - (1/4/2017 1:04 PM)

Simply amazing presentation, techniques and abilities. Mad skills Dr. Valladares. Thank you for sharing. Krafty

FİGEN ÖZÇELEBİ - (1/4/2017 5:33 AM)

thank you for excellent presentation

Francisco Montalva Alvarado - (1/3/2017 10:52 PM)

Thanks a lot. Great presentation.

Maurice Salama - (1/3/2017 7:45 PM)

Vijay; Go to this link to view a dedicated presentation on the Lip Stat procedure http://www.dentalxp.com/video/innovative-new-lip-stabilization-1052320.aspx?locale=

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