Patient’s perception on esthetic restoration of primary anterior teeth

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Abstract

Background and Aim: The present study aimed to assess the social and self-perceptions of children (4 to 8 years) regarding the esthetics of restored primary anterior teeth. Materials and Method: A total of 135 children seeking dental treatment were asked questions about the dental restorations of primary anterior teeth after showing them pictures of restored carious lesions. Results: They showed increased acceptability for Zirconia crowns as compared to other forms of restorations Conclusion: The children can perceive esthetics of their anterior restored teeth as early as 4 years of age which is important when planning esthetic restorations for them.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)271-276
Number of pages6
JournalIndian Journal of Public Health Research and Development
Volume10
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-2019

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  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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