In this 4 part series, a prosthodontist, endodontist and periodontist provide examples of 3 cases in the aesthetic zone, where they considered whether to save or extract teeth. They each proceed to detail how they managed the case.

Case 1. Prosthodontic case - Dr. Kavit Shah

Aims and objectives:

  • Understand the situation of carious roots and what factors to take into account when aiming to save or extract, from a multidisciplinary viewpoint
  • If extracting, what factors were taken into account for implantation and if immediate or delayed

Case 2. Periodontal case - Dr. Rajiv Patel

Aims and objectives:

  • Understand the challenges of a diastema and its management 
  • Understand periodontitis and its relationship to implants 
  • How periodontal treatment can affect outcome

Case 2. Endodontic case - Dr. Daniel Flynn

Aims and objectives:

  • Understand the indications, when endodontic microsurgery would be useful
  • The role of CBCT and the information to obtain – size, extent and the position of the lesion
  • The role of treatment options and alternatives

3 videos
97 mins CPD/CE