Female patient referred by peer dentist to restore her lost tooth.
Patient was informed of all possible solutions to her issue.
It was mutually decided upon to proceed with a fixed Maryland bridge , that is full-ceramic bonded bridge.
Maryland bridges or bonded bridges are fully non-invasive, that being no drilling employed.
Inner part of canine was thoroughly cleaned and prepared. Full upper and lower arch were scanned and stl file sent to cad/cam lab.
A state-of-the-art Maryland bridge designed and fabricated.
Gum site was conditioned with a removable soft splint that was placed and used for almost a week (Essix splint).
Finally ceramic bridge sandblasted and chemically cleaned. No drilling involved.
State-of-the-art bonding system was used (Tokuyama Universal bond)