case studies

  • bridgework

    bridgework

    This American lady had this six-unit bridge replacing her four upper incisors fitted in New York. The teeth looked rather…

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  • veneers

    veneers

    This is similar case involving an attractive, professional woman. The ‘before’ photograph shows the even gum-line immediately after painless lasering…

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  • veneers

    veneers

    This attractive lady disliked her upper front teeth, which were slightly yellow, uneven and protruding. After some minor laser gum-straightening,…

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  • veneers

    veneers

    Worn and chipped teeth and fillings, discoloured enamel and an obvious crown - a lifetime's dental history can be seen…

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  • veneers

    veneers

    Instead of porcelain veneers, this patient had had composite veneers placed 'freehand' several years before. Although the technique is cheaper,…

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    Amalgam fillings do not bond to teeth - rather, they simply occupy the cavity prepared for them. This can result…

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    As is increasingly common, this patient was concerned by what she perceived as the potential health risk attached to these…

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    Cracking of back teeth is a common problem now that we are keeping them for life.

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  • tooth-coloured-fillings

    tooth-coloured-fillings

    In the near future, I believe that it will be unthinkable for people to carry unsightly mercury fillings like these.

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    This patient had been living with temporary dressings in his upper premolars for over a year. His dentist had declined…

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    With very little enamel remaining and containing a large, cracked mercury amalgam, this molar no longer resembles a tooth at…

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  • tooth-coloured fillings

    tooth-coloured fillings

    Huge mercury amalgams like these are increasingly undesirable presences in patients' mouths today. Unsightly in themselves, they impart an overall…

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