GULHANE MEDICAL JOURNAL 2019 , Vol 61 , Issue 1
Aesthetic restoration of peg lateral incisors with direct composite resin
Numan Aydın1,Serpil Karaoğlanoğlu1,Tuggen Özcivelek Mersin2,Elif Aybala Oktay1,Funda Demir1
1University of Health Sciences, Faculty of Gulhane Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dental Treatment, Ankara, Turkey
2University of Health Sciences, Gulhane Oral and Dental Health Care Center, Department of Prosthodontics, Ankara, Turkey
DOI : 10.26657/gulhane.00048 "Conical tooth anomaly" is defined as those anomalies associated with volumes and shapes of the teeth, and as the malformation in which dental crowns are similar with cone and shape bluntly and in which mesiodistal crown size is smaller than cervical size. Although many treatment options are adopted for regaining the aesthetic structure and functions in such individuals, direct and indirect options are generally preferred. In this case report we have presented 3 patients presenting with "conical tooth anomaly" following the clinical and radiographical evaluation and diagnosis of those patients treated with direct composite resin. Keywords : Peg Lateral Incisor, Direct Composite Resin, Dental Aesthetic