Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 87--90

Orthodontic extrusion using a cast post for implant site enhancement


Bhavya Amin, Kennedy Mascarenhas, Meena Aras 
 Department of Prosthodontics, Goa Dental College and Hospital, Panaji, Goa, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Bhavya Amin
Lydia Gardens, 1-T-1, ST. Inez, Panaji - 403 001, Goa
India

Orthodontic extrusion of a nonrestorable tooth prior to its extraction can help in preserving or remodeling the hard and soft tissues to enable predictable implant placement and a favorable treatment outcome. This case report describes the use of a modified cast post for orthodontic extrusion followed by extraction and immediate implant placement.


How to cite this article:
Amin B, Mascarenhas K, Aras M. Orthodontic extrusion using a cast post for implant site enhancement.J Interdiscip Dentistry 2020;10:87-90


How to cite this URL:
Amin B, Mascarenhas K, Aras M. Orthodontic extrusion using a cast post for implant site enhancement. J Interdiscip Dentistry [serial online] 2020 [cited 2023 Feb 5 ];10:87-90
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