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Case Studies

Below you'll find a host of successful before and after photos from various treatments performed at Lentini Dental. These range from crown replacements and porcelain veneers to advanced restorative cases, dental implant surgery, gum lifts and orthodontics.

Case A. Crown replacement plus Gum Lift.

This shows poorly aesthetic crowns on a patient who has a high lip line showing a lot of gum. This treatment was new crowns after doing a gum lift.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case B. Veneers

This shows veneers replacing stained fillings. Picture 3 is a close up.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case C. Cosmetic Dentistry and Veneers

This case shows a flat smile line recontoured and enhanced with porcelain veneers.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case D. Implant and Veneers.

Case D shows tooth replacement with an implant and a crown as well as porcelain veneer.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case E. Implant Bridge.

Two missing front teeth replaced using implants and a porcelain bridge.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case F. Porcelain Crown.

Porcelain crown on a discoloured tooth.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case G. Cerec Ceramic Restorations.

This case had multiple amalgam fillings replaced with ceramic inlays and crowns.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case H. Cerec Ceramic Restorations.

This case had multiple amalgam fillings replaced with ceramic inlays and crowns.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case I. Implants.

This case is a smile redesign with replacement of a crown on an implant and two veneers.  
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case J. Implant Bridge.

This case shows the replacement of four upper teeth with implants as well as some cosmetic improvements.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case K. Full Mouth rehabilitation with implants.

K1 shows an x-ray with advanced dental problems. Most of the lower teeth are missing and the remaining teeth are in poor condition. K2 shows the new lower teeth which are a full arch of porcelain crowns supported by implants. K3 shows the after x-ray showing the full arch lower bridge as of lower implants. It also shows the upper back teeth replaced with implants.
Results will vary.All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

Case L. Microdentistry.

L1 shows the usual appearance of a tooth with the grooves which may sometimes have discolouration or stains. L2, shows the same tooth which has had some preparation with air abrasion. Air Abrasion is a micro sandblasting technique. This treatment step has showed up some brown staining which is tooth decay. A pink bacterial stain has been used which will stain areas where bacteria have infiltrated into the tooth. L3 shows where we have proceeded to remove this staining to prepare the tooth for a filling and then L4 is a completed resin filling.
Results will vary.All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

Case M. Microdentistry.

M1 shows the usual appearance of a tooth with the grooves which may sometimes have discolouration or stains. M2, shows the same tooth which has had some preparation with air abrasion. Air Abrasion is a micro sandblasting technique. This treatment step has showed up some brown staining which is tooth decay. A pink bacterial stain has been used which will stain areas where bacteria have infiltrated into the tooth. M3 shows where we have proceeded to remove this staining to prepare the tooth for a filling and then M4 is a completed resin filling.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

Case N. Denture Stabilisation with Implants.

N1 shows the underside of a denture and the plaster model that the denture model fits onto. The gold caps are gold abutments which will be used to anchor the denture in place. Chewing function and speech is enhanced as there is no movement of the denture during function.
Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

 

Case O(a). Orthodontic treatment.

This case shows before and after case of orthodontic treatment using lingual (hidden) braces and then stablised with a bonded wire. Results will vary.All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case O. Orthodontic treatment.

This case shows before and after case of orthodontic treatment using orthopaedic non extraction therapy.
Results will vary.All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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Case P. Gum lift and Bonding.

Between P1 and P2 the patient had a minor soft tissue procedure which lifted part of the gum to a more aesthetic alignment in symmetry with the other side. P3 shows a new bonded restoration. This is much like a porcelain veneer, although it is a composite material which will dull and discolour in time. This can also be done in porcelain for permant colour stability.
Results will vary.All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.  

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Case Q. Teeth whitening

These examples were treated with Laserbrite in our rooms in a 90 minute treatment which includes a cleaning. Patients take a maintenance pack with this which is also included. 

Results will vary. All invasive procedures carry risks. You should seek a second opinion prior to treatment.

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