Tag: Bridges

Gaining back the confidence with FRC bridge: Dr Nik

Gaining back the confidence with FRC bridge: Dr Nik

We can’t deny that teeth plays an important role in ones’ confidence. Having a straight align teeth will give us confidence to freely smile, talk and meet up with other people. This is the reason why this patient came to see me last week. He…

Replacing missing teeth with a bridge: Dr Nik

Replacing missing teeth with a bridge: Dr Nik

It is advisable to replace missing tooth or teeth in order to prevent serious dental issues in future, while preserving oral functioning and improving your smile. Apart from denture which is the most popular solution in replacing missing tooth or teeth, there’s also a bridge…

Natural looking Fiber reinforced composite bridge: Dr Nik

Natural looking Fiber reinforced composite bridge: Dr Nik

White and straight alignment of teeth has always been the perception of a perfect teeth. However, imperfection might be a perfection for some people. This principal is what this patient’s hold and he requested me to duplicate the condition of his adjacent teeth when I did his Fiber reinforced composite bridge(FRC bridge) to replace his missing front tooth.

He has darker shade teeth with patches of faint white spots.

To duplicate these, I chose composite resin colour that is nearest to his teeth shades and do some composite staining to adjust the shades and some white tint colour to create the faint white spot.

The procedure took almost 2 hours and this is how the FRC bridge looked like after the treatment.

It is perfection of imperfection as requested by patient.

Modern dentistry has a lot to offer, so don’t hesitate to voice out your concerns and needs. We will try our best to accommodate them.

Dr Nik ( nik@drfauziah.com)

Another day, another FRC bridge: Dr Nik

Another day, another FRC bridge: Dr Nik

I remembered the first time I treated this patient three years ago. He was scared and terrified with dentist and it has been ages since he last had dental treatment. He was referred to me then by his late father who was my patient. He…

Replacing a missing tooth: Dr Nik

Replacing a missing tooth: Dr Nik

Fiber reinforced composite bridge. It is one of the ways to replace a missing tooth and it is a semi permanent solution. It is fixed (not removable) so it is much more comfortable compared to a denture. It uses a fiber glass strands or bundles…