A simple technique for replacing extracted anterior teeth using a vacuum formed retainer

Précis

This article outlines the technique for providing an aesthetic replacement for anterior teeth immediately following extraction using a vacuum formed retainer filled with tooth coloured acrylic resin.

Journal of the Irish Dental Association 2013; 59 (5): 258-260. 

Una Lally
BA BDentSc MFD DChDent FFD
Practice Limited to Prosthodontics and Part Time Clinical Tutor, The Northumberland Institute of Dental Medicine, 58 Northumberland Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
T: 01-668 8441
E: una.lally@hotmail.com