Bethesda MD Dentist Smile Gallery

Main Gallery Image 1 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 1 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: Fractured and severely worn central incisors, "preventing me from smiling comfortably".
Final: All-ceramic crowns 2 front central incisors smiling again.

Pre-treatment: Fractured and severely worn central incisors, "preventing me from smiling comfortably".


Final: All-ceramic crowns 2 front central incisors smiling again.

Main Gallery Image 2 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 2 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment:High smile line and "embarased to smile".
Final: All-ceramic crowns 6 front teeth "smiling all day long".

Pre-treatment:High smile line and "embarased to smile".


Final: All-ceramic crowns 6 front teeth "smiling all day long".

Main Gallery Image 3 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 3 | Smile Gallery Pre-Treatment:Old, unesthetic crowns on front teeth. Note red, irritated gums and poor tooth contours.
Final:Final all-ceramic crowns 8 upper front teeth close-up, fitting beautifully into her smile, note pink healthy gums, and detailed tooth contours.

Pre-Treatment:Old, unesthetic crowns on front teeth. Note red, irritated gums and poor tooth contours.


Final:Final all-ceramic crowns 8 upper front teeth close-up, fitting beautifully into her smile, note pink healthy gums, and detailed tooth contours.

Main Gallery Image 4 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 4 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "It's time I do something for myself".
Final: All-ceramic crowns 10 front teeth, taking care of herself and her smile.

Pre-treatment: "It's time I do something for myself".


Final: All-ceramic crowns 10 front teeth, taking care of herself and her smile.

Main Gallery Image 5 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 5 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of patient who felt her smile was not as youthful as she felt.
Final: Final porcelain reconstruction displaying a more youthful smile

Pre-treatment: of patient who felt her smile was not as youthful as she felt.


Final: Final porcelain reconstruction displaying a more youthful smile

Main Gallery Image 6 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 6 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: close up view of years of "patch up" dentistry
Final: porcelain reconstruction close up detail

Pre-treatment: close up view of years of "patch up" dentistry


Final: porcelain reconstruction close up detail

Main Gallery Image 7 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 7 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: with unesthetic old crowns
Final: with all-ceramic crowns

Pre-treatment: with unesthetic old crowns


Final: with all-ceramic crowns

Main Gallery Image 8 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 8 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: with unesthetic old crowns
Final: reconstruction side view with all-ceramic crowns

Pre-treatment: with unesthetic old crowns


Final: reconstruction side view with all-ceramic crowns

Main Gallery Image 9 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 9 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of "not enough time for the dentist".
Final: reconstruction efficiently performed with digital technology

Pre-treatment: of "not enough time for the dentist".


Final: reconstruction efficiently performed with digital technology

Main Gallery Image 10 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 10 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: denture unacceptable for "new social life".
New: full upper denture natural looking for social engagement comfortably

Pre-treatment: denture unacceptable for "new social life".


New: full upper denture natural looking for social engagement comfortably

Main Gallery Image 11 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 11 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: Pre-treatment old fracturing & tooth breakage full denture
New: full upper denture with strong and secure teeth

Pre-treatment: Pre-treatment old fracturing & tooth breakage full denture


New: full upper denture with strong and secure teeth

Main Gallery Image 12 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 12 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of failing central incisors.
Single tooth implants : 2 front teeth with whitening smile.

Pre-treatment: of failing central incisors.


Single tooth implants : 2 front teeth with whitening smile.

Main Gallery Image 13 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 13 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: close-up view of irritated gums.
Single tooth implants : 2 front teeth close-up detail, note healthy gums.

Pre-treatment: close-up view of irritated gums.


Single tooth implants : 2 front teeth close-up detail, note healthy gums.

Main Gallery Image 14 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 14 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: missing left central incisor with unacceptable bonded tooth.
1989 : First all ceramic dental implant abutment and crown in the world.

Pre-treatment: missing left central incisor with unacceptable bonded tooth.


1989 : First all ceramic dental implant abutment and crown in the world.

Main Gallery Image 15 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 15 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: close-up of missing tooth.
Close up : of final implant detail with all ceramic tooth 1989.

Pre-treatment: close-up of missing tooth.


Close up : of final implant detail with all ceramic tooth 1989.

Main Gallery Image 16 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 16 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: with removalbe partial denture with unsightly metal clasps
Final: treatment implant fixed bridges for back teeth with pink porcelain gum.

Pre-treatment: with removalbe partial denture with unsightly metal clasps


Final: treatment implant fixed bridges for back teeth with pink porcelain gum.

Main Gallery Image 17 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 17 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: periodontally hopeless 4 lower incisors.
Final: with 2 implants supporting 4 tooth fixed porcelain bridge, note natural symmetry of gums and customization of procelain to natural adjacent teeth.

Pre-treatment: periodontally hopeless 4 lower incisors.


Final: with 2 implants supporting 4 tooth fixed porcelain bridge, note natural symmetry of gums and customization of procelain to natural adjacent teeth.

Main Gallery Image 18 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 18 | Smile Gallery Upper arch without teeth and six dental implants
Upper six dental implants with full arch upper fixed bridge with pink porcelain gums

Upper arch without teeth and six dental implants


Upper six dental implants with full arch upper fixed bridge with pink porcelain gums

Main Gallery Image 19 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 19 | Smile Gallery Upper six implants with fixed porcelain bridge cemented, note merger of pink porcelain high above the smile line.
Upper six dental implant bridge with natural emergence of pink porcelain, note detail in artistry of tooth surfaces and contours.

Upper six implants with fixed porcelain bridge cemented, note merger of pink porcelain high above the smile line.


Upper six dental implant bridge with natural emergence of pink porcelain, note detail in artistry of tooth surfaces and contours.

Main Gallery Image 20 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 20 | Smile Gallery Upper & lower full arch implant fixed hybrid bridges final smile
Upper & lower full arch implant fixed hybrid bridges close-up.

Upper & lower full arch implant fixed hybrid bridges final smile


Upper & lower full arch implant fixed hybrid bridges close-up.

Main Gallery Image 21 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 21 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: fully edentulous arches, "no removable dentures anymore, please".
Final: Upper arch with 4 implants

Pre-treatment: fully edentulous arches, "no removable dentures anymore, please".


Final: Upper arch with 4 implants

Main Gallery Image 22 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 22 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "People tell me I never smile, well I can't"
Final:All-on-4 final upper porcelain fixed bridge close-up view

Pre-treatment: "People tell me I never smile, well I can't"


Final:All-on-4 final upper porcelain fixed bridge close-up view

Main Gallery Image 23 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 23 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment:Upper four implants strategically placed.
FInal:All-on-4 final upper porcelain fixed bridge close-up view

Pre-treatment:Upper four implants strategically placed.


FInal:All-on-4 final upper porcelain fixed bridge close-up view

Main Gallery Image 24 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 24 | Smile Gallery Lower 2 implants to support a removable full lower denture
Lower final implant supported full denture on 2 implants

Lower 2 implants to support a removable full lower denture


Lower final implant supported full denture on 2 implants

Main Gallery Image 25 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 25 | Smile Gallery Upper metal snap attachments on 4 implants
Final:Upper implant supported denture very stable in function.

Upper metal snap attachments on 4 implants


Final:Upper implant supported denture very stable in function.

Main Gallery Image 26 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 26 | Smile Gallery Upper 4 implant metal bar attachment for maximum stability
Upper final implant supported denture smile

Upper 4 implant metal bar attachment for maximum stability


Upper final implant supported denture smile

Main Gallery Image 27 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 27 | Smile Gallery Upper metal reinforced over denture without palate for comfort along with very stable function.
Upper metal reinforced over denture without palate, maximum stregth and great for "gaggers".

Upper metal reinforced over denture without palate for comfort along with very stable function.


Upper metal reinforced over denture without palate, maximum stregth and great for "gaggers".

Main Gallery Image 28 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 28 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of upper left lateral incisor with poor temporary that falls off every week. "I can't keep doing this!"
Pre-treatment: of upper left lateral incisor with fractured root.

Pre-treatment: of upper left lateral incisor with poor temporary that falls off every week. "I can't keep doing this!"


Pre-treatment: of upper left lateral incisor with fractured root.

Main Gallery Image 29 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 29 | Smile Gallery After treatment: smile of replaced upper left lateral incisor
After treatment: Close-up view of final immediately replaced left lateral incisor with stable implant

After treatment: smile of replaced upper left lateral incisor


After treatment: Close-up view of final immediately replaced left lateral incisor with stable implant

Main Gallery Image 30 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 30 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of failing four front teeth
Final: result of immediately replaced four front teeth

Pre-treatment: of failing four front teeth


Final: result of immediately replaced four front teeth

Main Gallery Image 31 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 31 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of four front teeth - profile with "buck tooth appearance".
After Treatment: of four front teeth - "normal straight tooth" profile

Pre-treatment: of four front teeth - profile with "buck tooth appearance".


After Treatment: of four front teeth - "normal straight tooth" profile

Main Gallery Image 32 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 32 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: upper right central incisor root fracture during school sport activity.
After Treatment: upper right central incisor with immediate placed implant, followed with teeth whitening.

Pre-treatment: upper right central incisor root fracture during school sport activity.


After Treatment: upper right central incisor with immediate placed implant, followed with teeth whitening.

Main Gallery Image 33 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 33 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of hopeless lower 4 front incisors
After Treatment: lower four incisors immediately replaced with implants

Pre-treatment: of hopeless lower 4 front incisors


After Treatment: lower four incisors immediately replaced with implants

Main Gallery Image 34 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 34 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "I've had it and I want a fast solution".
After Treatment: immediate lower implant fixed bridge

Pre-treatment: "I've had it and I want a fast solution".


After Treatment: immediate lower implant fixed bridge

Main Gallery Image 35 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 35 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: hopeless lower teeth
Final: immediate implant full lower fixed implant bridge

Pre-treatment: hopeless lower teeth


Final: immediate implant full lower fixed implant bridge

Main Gallery Image 36 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 36 | Smile Gallery Upper front centrals fractured.
All ceramic crowns on previously fractured upper front centrals.

Upper front centrals fractured.


All ceramic crowns on previously fractured upper front centrals.

Main Gallery Image 37 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 37 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "I just had these front bridges done, something went terribly wrong".
Final: porcelain bridges replacing lateral incisors. "This feels right!"

Pre-treatment: "I just had these front bridges done, something went terribly wrong".


Final: porcelain bridges replacing lateral incisors. "This feels right!"

Main Gallery Image 38 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 38 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "These bridges are old and ugly, I need help".
Final: porcelain fuses to metal bridges replacing lateral incisors "feeling good!"

Pre-treatment: "These bridges are old and ugly, I need help".


Final: porcelain fuses to metal bridges replacing lateral incisors "feeling good!"

Main Gallery Image 39 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 39 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: missing upper right lateral incisor with cuspid prepared for crown.
Final: all-ceramic fixed cantilever (1 tooth) bridge for missing right lateral incisor. Note harmony with opposing side creating a pleasing smile.

Pre-treatment: missing upper right lateral incisor with cuspid prepared for crown.


Final: all-ceramic fixed cantilever (1 tooth) bridge for missing right lateral incisor. Note harmony with opposing side creating a pleasing smile.

Main Gallery Image 40 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 40 | Smile Gallery Tooth preparations for 3 unit back fixed bridge
Final all-ceramic bridge cemented. Note no "gray gums" around the bridge due to no metal in the bridge.

Tooth preparations for 3 unit back fixed bridge


Final all-ceramic bridge cemented. Note no "gray gums" around the bridge due to no metal in the bridge.

Main Gallery Image 41 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 41 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: missing upper right lateral incisor in teenager too young for a dental implant.
Final: MD. bridge upper right lateral incisor. Conservative, without preparing good adjacent teeth for a fixed solution.

Pre-treatment: missing upper right lateral incisor in teenager too young for a dental implant.


Final: MD. bridge upper right lateral incisor. Conservative, without preparing good adjacent teeth for a fixed solution.

Main Gallery Image 42 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 42 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of teenager in braces needing fixed solution for missing lateral incisors but too young for dental implants.
Final: fixed MD bridges for lateral incisors which will maintain the space for the dental implants in the future.

Pre-treatment: of teenager in braces needing fixed solution for missing lateral incisors but too young for dental implants.


Final: fixed MD bridges for lateral incisors which will maintain the space for the dental implants in the future.

Main Gallery Image 43 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 43 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: Adult missing central incisors and not enough bone for dental implants.
Final: All-ceramic MD Bridge close-up. Note tooth contour, texture and color harmony with adjacent teeth.

Pre-treatment: Adult missing central incisors and not enough bone for dental implants.


Final: All-ceramic MD Bridge close-up. Note tooth contour, texture and color harmony with adjacent teeth.

Main Gallery Image 44 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 44 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: discolored left central in braces
Final: porcelain veneer left central incisor. Note gum harmony and porcelain contour and textures matching adjacent teeth.

Pre-treatment: discolored left central in braces


Final: porcelain veneer left central incisor. Note gum harmony and porcelain contour and textures matching adjacent teeth.

Main Gallery Image 45 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 45 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "I don't like my gummy smile and disfigured teeth".
Final: 8 upper porcelain veneers after gum trimming to reduce her "gummy smile".

Pre-treatment: "I don't like my gummy smile and disfigured teeth".


Final: 8 upper porcelain veneers after gum trimming to reduce her "gummy smile".

Main Gallery Image 46 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 46 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: Old composite resin facings on front teeth.
Final: upper 10 porcelain veneers. Gum tissue slightly trimmed to create proper tooth proportions.

Pre-treatment: Old composite resin facings on front teeth.


Final: upper 10 porcelain veneers. Gum tissue slightly trimmed to create proper tooth proportions.

Main Gallery Image 47 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 47 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: " I don't like the gaps between my teeth and their color".
Final: porcelain veneers upper 12 teeth with esthetic proportions and colors.

Pre-treatment: " I don't like the gaps between my teeth and their color".


Final: porcelain veneers upper 12 teeth with esthetic proportions and colors.

Main Gallery Image 48 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 48 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: right after braces removed. Patient too young for dental implants.
Final: All gaps filled in with composite resin to stabilize tooth position and allow further growth and maturation for future porcelain replacement.

Pre-treatment: right after braces removed. Patient too young for dental implants.


Final: All gaps filled in with composite resin to stabilize tooth position and allow further growth and maturation for future porcelain replacement.

Main Gallery Image 49 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 49 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: "I want a conservative enhancement".
Final: composite fillings and esthetic recontouring of four front teeth.

Pre-treatment: "I want a conservative enhancement".


Final: composite fillings and esthetic recontouring of four front teeth.

Main Gallery Image 50 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 50 | Smile Gallery Pre-bleach
After bleach

Pre-bleach


After bleach

Main Gallery Image 51 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 51 | Smile Gallery Pre-bleach
After bleach

Pre-bleach


After bleach

Main Gallery Image 52 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 52 | Smile Gallery Pre-bleach
After bleach

Pre-bleach


After bleach

Main Gallery Image 53 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 53 | Smile Gallery Pre-bleach
After bleach

Pre-bleach


After bleach

Main Gallery Image 54 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 54 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: Inadequate gum around upper cuspids and on upper missing lateral incisor ridges.
Final: all-ceramic front bridge with gum grafts.

Pre-treatment: Inadequate gum around upper cuspids and on upper missing lateral incisor ridges.


Final: all-ceramic front bridge with gum grafts.

Main Gallery Image 55 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 55 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: recession on lower cuspids
Final: treatment with gum grafts on cuspids

Pre-treatment: recession on lower cuspids


Final: treatment with gum grafts on cuspids

Main Gallery Image 56 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 56 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: close up reveals colapsed gum tissue under false teeth of front bridge.
Final: smile after gum graft in front with new fixed bridge.

Pre-treatment: close up reveals colapsed gum tissue under false teeth of front bridge.


Final: smile after gum graft in front with new fixed bridge.

Main Gallery Image 57 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 57 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: gum contours around "gummy" front teeth.
Final: gum contours around front teeth with porcelain veneers.

Pre-treatment: gum contours around "gummy" front teeth.


Final: gum contours around front teeth with porcelain veneers.

Main Gallery Image 58 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 58 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: gum contours around front teeth with poor composite resin veneers.
Final: gum contours around front teeth with porcelain veneers.

Pre-treatment: gum contours around front teeth with poor composite resin veneers.


Final: gum contours around front teeth with porcelain veneers.

Main Gallery Image 59 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 59 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: gum contours side view.
Final: contours around front teeth side view.

Pre-treatment: gum contours side view.


Final: contours around front teeth side view.

Main Gallery Image 60 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 60 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: close-up showing considerable bone and gum loss around a mistreated crown on her right central incisor tooth.
Final: After treatment of bone and gum graft on implant right central incisor.

Pre-treatment: close-up showing considerable bone and gum loss around a mistreated crown on her right central incisor tooth.


Final: After treatment of bone and gum graft on implant right central incisor.

Main Gallery Image 61 | Smile Gallery Secondary Gallery Image 61 | Smile Gallery Pre-treatment: of boney ridge too narrow to receive implants.
Final: After bone graft wide enough to receive implants.

Pre-treatment: of boney ridge too narrow to receive implants.


Final: After bone graft wide enough to receive implants.