Direct restoration on a posterior tooth

Maciel Jr. e Marcelo Ferrarezi de Andrade
Maciel Eustáquio da Silva Júnior- Especialista em Dentística Restauradora (USP/Bauru-SP);- Mestre em Dentística Restauradora (UNESP/Araraquara-SP);- Doutorando em Dentística Restauradora (UNESP/Araraquara-SP);- Professor dos Cursos de Extensão e Especialização (FAEPO/Araraquara-SP).Marcelo Ferrarezi de Andrade- Mestrado e Doutorado (UNESP/Araraquara-SP);- Professor Adjunto do Departamento de Odontologia Restauradora (UNESP/Araraquara-SP).

Female patient, 20.

COMPLAINT

Tooth 46 with unsatisfactory restoration.

INITIAL APPEARANCE

Occlusal-proximal restoration with signs of maladjustment.


 

CLINICAL/X-RAY EXAM

Tooth 46 had extensive composite resin restoration, with signs of infiltration, loss of shape and texture.

 

TREATMENT

The restoration was changed, replacing it with new direct resin material.