Restoration of Worn TeethAdmin2018-04-03T18:25:16+00:00
Before– This patient presented to Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, Michigan with severely worn teeth due to acid erosion from a habit of sucking on lemons. Finances were limited. He could not wear a traditional removable partial denture due to excessive bone growth on the sides of his mouth nor could he afford to restore his teeth to normal or to have dental implants. During– Dr. Hosner built up two of his teeth on the right side to help retain a removable “Snap-on Smile”. After– This picture shows the “Snap-on Smile” in place. It grabs onto the existing teeth and is inserted and removed by the patient.
Before– Same as Above After– Same as Above
Here is a picture of the “Snap-on Smile” out of the mouth.
Before– This patient suffers from severe erosion of his teeth.
After– Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI bonded composite resin tooth colored restorations to restore and protect all of his worn teeth which greatly improved his overall esthetics. and cost less than half of porcelain crowns.
Before– This patient had extremely worn teeth.
After– Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI bonded composite resin to restore and protect these teeth which improved overall esthetics.
Before– A close-up of the worn lower teeth.
After– These teeth have been restored by Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI.
Before– Extremely worn/eroded teeth.
After– Immediately after restoration by Jack Hosner of Portage, MI.
Before– Moderate to severe wear at the necks of these teeth. After– Immediately after restoring with composite resin by Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI
Before– Side view of the same case as above showing the wear.
After– Side view of the teeth after restorations
Before– This patient has chipped and irregularly shaped front four teeth.
After– Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI bonded composite resin to these teeth and also reshaped them.
Before– This patient has worn/eroded teeth.
After– Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI bonded these teeth with composite resin thus protecting them from further wear and erosion. This greatly improved the appearance of the teeth as well.
Before– This patient has moderate to severe wear/erosion on his lower front teeth.
After– Dr. Jack Hosner of Portage, MI bonded composite resin to these teeth to restore, shape, and protect from further wear.
Before– This patient has severe wear and erosion on his upper front teeth
After– Dr. Jack Hosner bonded composite to the four front teeth to restore appearance and protect from fracture.