Socket Preservation using Platelet Rich Fibrin for Pink Aesthetics- A Case ReportCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Maheaswari Rajendran,
Professor, Department of Periodontics, Tamilnadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Post extraction preservation of interdental papillae, poses a challenge to the clinicians exclusively when related to the restoration of missing anterior teeth. In the modern era, patients claim for aesthetics, has experienced an evolution due to enhanced consciousness of beauty. The ultimatum in achieving aesthetics is, well restored hard and soft tissues i.e., pink and white aesthetics. Pink aesthetics refers to soft tissues while white aesthetics is the natural or restored dentition. This case report provides an innovative clinical technique for maintaining papillary height and form following anterior tooth removal by an interdisciplinary approach.
Dental papilla, Platelet concentrate, Pontic technique, Prosthetic replacement, Restoration
Rajendran Maheaswari, Kaliaperumal Poorana, Sathiyamurthy Bhuvaneswari, Nallasivam Lavanya. SOCKET PRESERVATION USING PLATELET RICH FIBRIN FOR PINK AESTHETICS- A CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 August [cited: 2018 Sep 23 ]; 12:ZD01-ZD04. Available from
Date of Submission: Sep 04, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Nov 30, 2017
Date of Acceptance: May 04, 2018
Date of Publishing: Aug 01, 2018
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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