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Dento facial perspective / orthodontics


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  • 1. TEGUMENTAL LAXNESS • Tegumental: Means a natural outer covering • Laxness: means slackness / loosen INDIAN DENTAL ACADEMY Leader in continuing dental education
  • 2. BUCCAL CORRIDOR • A negative space between the buccal surface of the maxillary first pre-molar and the inner point at which the lips join when the patient smiles. • Patients with better aesthetics scores had a significantly greater frequency of maxillary 1st molar
  • 3. • To control the buccal corridor 3 objectives should be followed • 1] development of ovoid maxillary form • 2] adequate expansion in the pre-molar and molar area • 3] mesio buccal rotation of the maxillary 1st molar to fill the buccal corridor with enamel and eliminating the dark spaces.
  • 4. Negative space it is the space around and between the subjects
  • 5. LIP LINE / SMILE LINE • Is defined as an imaginary line following the lower border of the upper lip when stretched because of smile • It is classified as HIGH, MEDIUM and LOW
  • 6. HIGH • Reveals more than 75% of the inter proximal gingiva and all the marginal gingiva • It shows atleast 2mm of gingiva in all sectors • The visibility of 3mm of gingiva above the cervical limit of the tooth is acceptable • It is more frequently found in women
  • 7. MEDIUM • Shows the teeth, the gingival margin and the papilla, so that the gingival contour is parallel to the lower border of the upper lip and the incisal edge of the teeth touches the incisal border of the lower lip • It shows 25-75% of the inter proximal gingiva and the marginal gingiva is visible
  • 8. LOW • Less than 25% of the inter proximal gingiva is visible • It is seen more frequently in men[ 30%] • It shows a limited amount of maxillary teeth
  • 9. Maxillary lip length in relation to anterior tooth exposure Maxillarylip classification length (mm) Exposure of Exposure of upper central lower central incisor incisor (mm) (mm) Short 10-15 3.92 0.64 Medium 16-20 3.44 0.77 Medium 21-25 2.18 0.98 Long 26-30 0.93 1.95 Long 31-36 0.25 2.25
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