From “adamantly opposed” to “absolutely loved” on the anterior maxilla

Case Studies

Dr. Jason Souyias discusses a patient who benefited from CBCT imaging

Some patients know exactly what they want, or rather, what they don’t want. When a woman presented at my office with a failing bridge across the anterior maxilla, she was adamantly opposed to removable work. As people live longer, healthier, more active lives, dentures and bridges are seen as something for “old people.” However, what do you do when the patient’s anatomy makes a fully fixed solution seemingly impossible?