Case Report
Volume 20 Issue 8 - 2021
Management of a Patient with Hypodontia Using Zirconium Resin-Bonded Fixed Partial Dentures - A Case Report
Aristidis Galiatsatos1* and Panagiotis Galiatsatos2
1Associate Professor, Division of Dental Technology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece
2Dental Technologist and Undergraduate Student, School of Dentistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
*Corresponding Author: Aristidis Galiatsatos, Associate Professor, Division of Dental Technology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece.
Received: June 10, 2021; Published: July 26, 2021


Hypodontia is one of the most common developmental disorders of permanent dentition and creates functional and aesthetic problems, as well as problems with the correct pronunciation. Treatment of this dental abnormality is often difficult and usually requires a combination of dental specialties, such as prosthodontics, orthodontists, implantologists, e.g. Successful treatment in these situations should have as its main objective the maintenance of as much tooth substance and the least possible discomfort of young dental patients.

This clinical case analyses the conservative prosthetic rehabilitation of a young patient with oligodontia, using two zirconium resin-bonded fixed partial dentures.


Keywords: Hypodontia; Esthetics; Resin-Bonded FPD; Zirconium; Treatment; Lateral Incisors


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Citation: Aristidis Galiatsatos and Panagiotis Galiatsatos. “Management of a Patient with Hypodontia Using Zirconium Resin-Bonded Fixed Partial Dentures - A Case Report”. EC Dental Science 20.8 (2021): 14-22.

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