Tag Archives: dental implant

Dental implant case of the day

This patient had spaces between her lower teeth that could not be corrected with orthodontics. So I fixed her spaces with dental implants.

before/after-front view
occlusal view
implant impression copings
x-ray of implants
computer design images

Digital Dentistry

I scan digital impressions of teeth, computer design the crowns, create an STL file, and 3D print out porcelain/zirconia crowns with a CAD-CAM milling machine, that fit perfectly and look beautiful.

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digital intra-oral scanner

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taking this patients digital impression

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digital impressions, (photos from my snapchat story)

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3D milling machine

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3D printed tooth crown

Dental implant case of the day

This patient presented with a broken off upper right canine tooth. We extracted the remaining tooth root,  placed an immediate titanium implant and restored with a zirconium abutment and porcelain crown. Very nice lady, fun case with beautiful results :-)))

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broken upper canine tooth, extracted and implant placed, zirconium abutment, porcelain crown

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top view of implant, zirconium abutment, crown/x-ray of broken tooth and implant

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computer design images

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happy patient and dentist

Dental implant case of the day.

This patient presented with severe pain to biting and cold on his upper right first premolar tooth. CT scan confirmed fracture and angular bone loss.  Tooth non-restorable-extracted and implant placed. New computer designed 3D printed tooth looks great and he can eat again on the right side.

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image of fractured tooth

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CT scan

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tooth extracted,implant placed

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implant crown placed

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filling placed in access channel

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before

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after

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final x-ray

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computer design images

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happy patient and dentist :-)))

Dental implant case of the day

This patient presented with a broken off upper right bicuspid tooth. The tooth was extracted and implant placed. Following healing I delivered a beautiful computer designed-3D printed, screw retained zirconia/titanium implant abutment and crown- awesome!!!

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x-rays showing broken tooth and implant placement

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intra-oral images of broken tooth, implant, and implant crown

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happy patient :-)))

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computer design images