This is a really interesting paper highlighting how to become aware of patients with psychiatric issues seeking cosmetic enhancements. It doesn’t cover dental issues in enough depth to warrant as a reference paper, but as a discussion is very good. It has a great little chart which could be used to guide you and raise … Continue reading “Beauty and the Beast – Body Dysmorphic Disorder and aesthetic dentistry”
This is the inaugural editorial of the International Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry from 2010, which is the BACD official journal.
This is a case type 1 accreditation paper from a dentist’s perspective. It looks at the enhancement of the smile using eight crowns with a focus on soft tissue management also. It walks you through the diagnosis, planning and treatment stages to consider in providing this type of treatment.
This is a case type 2 accreditation paper from a technician’s perspective. It outlines the steps that are taken in the laboratory and consideration into correct ceramic layering and how these affect the final outcome. The paper further addresses the challenges of matching a veneer and a crown.
This is a case type 2 accreditation paper from a dentist’s perspective. It outlines the steps that should be considered when tackling an anterior single unit replacement. As outlined in the text, the single anterior unit is the hardest thing to achieve and good planning and ab communication is essential.