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CASE REPORT Table of Contents   
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 678-680
Orthodontic extrusion of subgingivally fractured tooth using a removable appliance: An alternative treatment to reestablish biological width


1 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Surendra Dental College and Hospital, Sriganganagar, Rajasthan, India
2 Department of Orthodontics, Institute of Dental Sciences, Sehora Jammu, India

Correspondence Address:
Kanika Gupta Verma
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Surendra Dental College and Hospital, Sriganganagar, Rajasthan
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0970-9290.147128

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Restoration of a traumatically injured tooth presents a clinical challenge for a predictable aesthetic outcome. This case report describes a multidisciplinary approach of a subgingivally fractured permanent maxillary central incisor. A removable orthodontic appliance was used for orthodontic extrusion of root, and surgical gingival recontouring was done with electrocautery to reestablish the biological width. Form and function were restored establishing biological width and esthetics was repaired with porcelain fused to metal crown.


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