Class V restoration using direct composite resin

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).

Male patient, 32.

COMPLAINT

Upper anterior teeth with cavities.

INITIAL APPEARANCE

Large cavities on teeth 11 and 21


 

CLINICAL/X-RAY EXAM

Teeth 11 and 21 presented pulp vitality and large cavity lesions on the cervical (tooth 21) and cervical/medium (tooth 11) thirds, compromising aesthetics and function.

TREATMENT

Two direct class V restorations in composite resin were performed.