Restoration of Corrosive Tooth Wear
“Erosive Tooth Wear: Diagnosis and Treatment Modalities”
Erosive tooth wear has a multifactorial etiology that can affect up to 30% of the population.
This process can cause large amount of tooth structure loss.
More traditional prosthetic methods where full coverage restorations are utilized to restore
These teeth lead to removal of healthy tooth structure.
Today thanks to predictable enamel and dentin bonding available materials can be used
additively to restore missing tooth structure with minimal invasion of tooth structure. Together
with digital dentistry we are able to treat corroded dentitions more conservatively.
This lecture will encompass diagnosis, treatment planning and execution of restoration of these
types of patient presentations.