Two of My Teeth Hurt: Case Study

patient outcome

The Outcome

  • Notice in the panorex that there is a condylar fracture of the left condyle.  
  • There is also a fracture between 21 and 22 that entirely communicates through the body of the mandible.  
  • The fracture is extensive and extends along the lingual and facial aspects of the mandible bilaterally.
  • I immediately called two oral surgeons to see what their thought processes would be.  
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Chad Duplantis, D.D.S, F.A.G.D

Chad Duplantis, D.D.S, F.A.G.D

Dr. Chad Duplantis has been lecturing nationally on various aspects of Digital and CAD/CAM Dentistry, Restorative Implant Dentistry, and other topics. He has been published in numerous dental journals. He is also the co-founder of a social media group aimed at creating well-informed dentists and improving dental education.