A 50 years old man, Chinese, complaint of his lower anterior spacing, causing difficulty in speech and he felt not esthetic when he smile. Clinical evaluation found that he had periodontal treatment before and now the disease under control. The lower anterior incisors were splinted with resin bonded metal splint on the inner surface (lingual side). The gum is healthy, thick gingival biotype and wide band of keratinized mucosa. Overall oral hygiene is satisfaction, only small amount of plaque on the side surface of the incisors.
Treatment objective is to close up the gap between lower incisors, maintained the splint of the teeth, easy cleaning and oral hygiene maintenance. Because of his budget concern, he accepted the option of resin composite bonded bridge. Read more