Accomplishing esthetics using enamel microabrasion and bleaching-a case report.

  title={Accomplishing esthetics using enamel microabrasion and bleaching-a case report.},
  author={Renato Herman Sundfeld and Laura Molinar Franco and Rafael S. Gonçalves and Rodrigo Sversut de Alexandre and Lucas Silveira Machado and Daniel J. S. Neto},
  journal={Operative dentistry},
  volume={39 3},
This case report describes the sequential steps that were used to treat unesthetic, white, hard-texture enamel stains of unknown etiology. A tapered fine diamond bur was used to remove superficial enamel followed by the use of an enamel microabrasion compound Opalustre (Ultradent Products Inc). This technique removed the stains and was followed by polishing with a fluoride paste to restore the enamel to a smooth finish. The teeth were subsequently bleached with carbamide peroxide (Opalescence… CONTINUE READING
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