Inconspicuous anterior implant-supported restorations: Combining clinical and laboratory expertise
Dr. Larry R. Holt, USA
Release date: 04/28/2020
Expiry date: 07/09/2020
The ultimate goal of tooth replacement in the esthetic zone is an inconspicuous transition from dental restoration to the patient’s natural, biologic tissues.1 This transition is evaluated at many levels.2 Color and contour of gingiva at the interface must mimic the natural contours and color of adjacent and contralateral teeth.
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About the author
Larry R. Holt, DDS, FICD
He graduated from the UNC School of Dentistry in 1978. He was in private practice from 1978-2008. Since 2008, he has been the director of clinical education and research at Drake Precision Dental Laboratories in Charlotte, N.C.