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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…

Help me get my tooth back  – Dr. Shanaz

Help me get my tooth back – Dr. Shanaz

Uncle Jimmy recently lost his tooth and needed it to be replaced badly for an upcoming weekend event. He needed it fast and really didn’t want a denture as a replacement. So the best thing to do, was a fibre reinforced composite bridge! It took…

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 to form a strong and rigid foundation for a sculptured composite build up.

This fiber strands is bonded to the surface of the adjacent teeth. Which surface of the tooth is totally depends on the individual treatment plan.

Tooth preparation before fiber strand bonding

In this case of replacing a missing front lower tooth, the fibers was bonded from the front surface of one tooth to the back surface of the other adjacent tooth.

Fiber glass strand bonded to the teeth surface prior to composite build up

Once the fiber glass strands was bonded, composite resin was added to cover the glass fibers and composite build up was done and sculptured to form a tooth to replace the missing tooth.

The FRC bridge after composite build up

The whole procedure is a one visit procedure and usually takes around 2 hours to complete. It is painless and the price is also affordable. Do contact us at 03-95201591/1590 or email me at nik@story.drfauziah.com if you are interested in getting the treatment.

Dr Nik Roslin.

One way to replace your missing tooth; Fiber Reinforced Composite Bridge: Dr Nik

One way to replace your missing tooth; Fiber Reinforced Composite Bridge: Dr Nik

As I said hello to March 2019, I pray and hope that March will be as good as February to me, if not better and Alhamdulillah I started off my March with one big case. Fiber reinforced composite bridge (FRC). The FRC bridge is a…

Fiber reinforced resin bridge: Dr Nik

Fiber reinforced resin bridge: Dr Nik

If you are young or whose job is dealing with another person daily, the idea of not ┬áhaving a tooth even for a day is really a nightmare. There are a number of treatment options ranging from denture, bridges to implant available for the replacement…