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CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 8-12

Immediate implant and customized abutments: Esthetic peri-implant preservation alternative without immediate loading esthetic customized abutment


Pos-graduation of Implant Dentistry, Fluminense Federal University, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Priscila Ladeira Casado
Mario Santos Braga Street, 28 Centro, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro - 24020-140
Brazil
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/GFSC.GFSC_5_19

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The aim of this case report was to describe an alternative treatment for the healing and maintenance of peri-implant mucosa in esthetical region. Managing the peri-implant soft tissue is one of the most challenging tasks in anterior implant esthetics, especially when replacing a failing tooth. However, not all patients underwent extraction, and immediate implant placement can receive loading, conducting to uncertain predictability. This is a case report that describes an alternative treatment for the healing and maintenance of the peri-implant mucosa in an esthetically significant region, through the use of a customized abutment to obtain an emergency profile when there is insufficient torque for immediate implant loading. The present technique was able to ensure not only healthy peri-implant soft and hard tissues, but also esthetic maintenance of the anterior region for immediate implant placement. This clinical case demonstrates a different manipulation technique from the peri-implant soft tissues in immediate implants of the esthetic region favoring the peri-implant health and clinical results, promoting treatment success, and patient satisfaction.


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