A Multidisciplinary Approach to Dealing with Anterior Diastema and Peg Laterals
Marwa Amara*, Belkhel Nour Houda, Riahi Zeineb, Ommezine Moncef, Nouira Zohra, Hadyaoui Dalanda, Harzallah Belhsan and Cherif Mounir
Published: July 07, 2022
Smile rehabilitation of dental microdontia is a real therapeutic dare. Alterations in size have esthetic, functional, and psycho-social repercussions for patients.
Often associated with diastema and other dental anomalies, patients usually visit seeking an esthetic smile rehabilitation.
Multiple options are now available when it comes to treating encountered problems related to smile refinement. Orthodontic, periodontic, restorative, and prosthodontic, or a combination of all these procedures may be indicated to fulfill the patient’s esthetic and functional demands.
This article presents a combination of an orthodontic and prosthodontic procedure as well as the conditioning of the gingival tissue to treat anterior diastema associated with the presence of peg laterals.