This is a case of bilateral cleft lip and palate, where primary lip and palate repair, bone grafting done by Maxillofacial Surgeon Dr. S. M. Balaji. To enhance his smile, severely rotated upper central incisors were corrected by fixed ceramic prosthesis. His enhanced teeth alignment with cosmetically well blended ceramic prosthesis boosted his self confidence dramatically.
A 28-year-old woman came to our dental clinic seeking to replace her missing upper front teeth. Several weeks back she had met with a vehicular accident in which she had lost the upper left central & lateral incisor. This left an unsightly gap in her front teeth affecting her smile and making it difficult to bite into foods. She wanted a fixed replacement of the missing teeth.
Maxillofacial Surgeon & Implantologist Dr. S.M. Balaji successfully placed dental implants in the jaw bone in the missing teeth region. Ceramic crowns of a color closely resembling natural teeth were fixed to the implants. Following treatment completion, the woman was very happy to have fixed teeth with which she can bite foods with ease and smile confidently.
A 19-year-old boy reported to our dental clinic with a complaint of pain and mobility in his upper front teeth. He gave a history of having suffered trauma to his upper front teeth several months back in a vehicular accident.
A digital radiograph taken revealed a periapical infection in relation to roots of upper right central & lateral incisor. Also the root of the lateral incisor was deformed. Almost the entire root of the upper left central incisor was resorbed as a result of trauma. All three teeth were non-vital.
Maxillofacial surgeon & Implantologist Dr. S.M. Balaji extracted the affected teeth & the infected portion of the bone was removed with bone curette. Immediate implants were placed into the same sockets. After successful osseointegration, ceramic prosthesis were fixed to the implants. The boy was very happy to have fixed teeth with a pleasing, natural looking smile.
A 33-year-old lady reported to our dental clinic seeking expert treatment to replace her multiple missing and severely decayed teeth.
Maxillofacial Surgeon & Implantologist Dr. S.M. Balaji skillfully extracted the severely decayed root pieces and placed immediate implants into the socket of extracted teeth. Implants were also placed in the missing teeth region in upper jaw & right posterior region of lower jaw. After complete osseointegration of implants to the surrounding jaw bone, ceramic prosthesis were fixed. Following implant & oral prophylaxis treatment, she was very happy to have a bright, attractive smile that enhanced her appearance & confidence.
A 26-year-old man reported to our dental clinic seeking expert treatment for his missing tooth in upper front region of the jaw with fixed replacement. The tooth was removed 3 months back due to a trauma.
Maxillofacial Surgeon and Implantologist Dr. S. M. Balaji expertly planned to correct his missing tooth with dental implants. Implant was fixed in the missing tooth region with good stability and retention. After complete osseointegartion of dental implant with that of the alveolar bone achieved, ceramic prosthesis was fixed giving him a more pleasing and natural smile.
A 38-year-old lady reported to our dental clinic seeking to replace her missing teeth in her upper jaw which were extracted elsewhere few months back due to severe decay.
Maxillofacial Surgeon & Implantologist Dr. S.M. Balaji expertly placed implants in the missing teeth region in the upper jaw. After complete osseointegration of the implants with the alveolar bone, ceramic prosthesis was fixed. The patient was very happy to have a beautiful, natural smile and is able to eat and chew well.