Esthetic treatment of peri-implant soft tissue defects: a case report of a modified surgical-prosthetic approach.

@article{Zucchelli2013EstheticTO,
  title={Esthetic treatment of peri-implant soft tissue defects: a case report of a modified surgical-prosthetic approach.},
  author={Giovanni Zucchelli and Claudio Mazzotti and Ilham Mounssif and Matteo Marzadori and Martina Stefanini},
  journal={The International journal of periodontics & restorative dentistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={327-35}
}
A major esthetic concern is soft tissue defects around implant restorations, which often result in an extra long prosthetic crown. This report describes a modified prosthetic-surgical approach to the treatment of peri-implant horizontal and vertical soft tissue defects in an esthetically demanding patient. One month before surgery, the implant crown… CONTINUE READING