Before & After Photos

Root Coverage

Before: root exposure usually are caused by aggressive brushing or tooth expansion (e.g. orthodontic treatment)

After: a pieace of gum tissure obtained from roof of mouth was placed on exposed root area.

  

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Before: the abrasion is caused by strong frenum pull ( caused gum receding) plus aggrasive brushing. Dentists often place a filling to cover the abrasion, but it cause more gum receding (foreign body will induce more gum recession.)

After: the abrasion is covered bygum graft , look at increased firm gum (attached gingiva) and disappearance of frenum pull.

 

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After

 

Implants

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After

 

Mini Implants

Before: missing lateral incisor, regular size implant can not be placed into the area due to insufficient bone.

After: two mini implant (1.8 mm diameter)were placed into the area, and a computerized crown was insert at same day.See X ray next photo.

 

Cerec crown placed on two mini implants

Comparing with regular dental implant, mini implant is lot smaller in diameter, the placement is less invasive.