A multidisciplinary approach to the management of a maxillary midline diastema: A clinical report

Mario F Romero, Courtney Shaw Babb, Christian David Brenes Vega, Fernando J. Haddock

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A maxillary midline diastema (MMD) is a common complaint of dental patients. An MMD can be closed with treatment from different disciplines, including operative dentistry and orthodontics. A comprehensive smile analysis is also a necessity before beginning treatment. This article highlights the closure of a 3-mm MMD by using a combination of orthodontics and direct composite resin restorations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)502-505
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2018


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oral Surgery

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