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Implant Case Study

Pre-operative smile

Pre-operative smile

Congenitally missing lateral incisor

Congenitally missing lateral incisor

Initial reflection of flap

Initial reflection of flap

Placement of pilot drill

Placement of pilot drill

Final drill of osteotomy

Final drill of osteotomy

Flap closure after implant placement

Flap closure after implant placement

Suture removal after 2 weeks of healing

Suture removal after 2 weeks of healing

Uncovered implant after integration of implant

Uncovered implant after integration of implant

Final impression of implant

Final impression of implant

Zirconium abutment on stone cast model

Zirconium abutment on stone cast model

Placement of zirconium abutment

Placement of zirconium abutment

Final all ceramic restoration (crown)

Final all ceramic restoration (crown)

Porcelain crown seated on zirconium abutment on stone cast model

Porcelain crown seated on zirconium abutment on stone cast model

Porcelain crown seated on zirconium abutment in mouth

Porcelain crown seated on zirconium abutment in mouth

Porcelain crown seated on zirconium abutment on stone cast model

Restored congenitally missing lateral incisor side view

Beautiful Aesthetic Smile

Beautiful Aesthetic Smile


Meet Dr. Mark Cruz

Dr. Mark Cruz Dr. Mark Cruz graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry in 1986 and started his dental journey in Monarch Beach. He is a well-known lecturer internationally, and he was a part-time lecturer at UCLA. He gives individual attention to each patient while creating a friendly and enjoyable dental experience. He makes the patient a part of the dental procedure, educating them about the problem at hand.

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