Curr Health Sci J, vol. 45, no. 3, 2019

Non-vital Endo Treated Tooth Bleaching with Sodium Perborate

[Case Report]

R. BARAKAH (1), R. ALWAKEEL (2)

1) Dental Intern, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 2) Resident in Orthodontics, King Saud Bin AbdulazizUniversity for Health Sciences,Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


Abstract:

Recently a visually pleasing smile has become a major concern for the patients; therefore, dental bleaching has gained importance due to its safety and great aesthetic results.The aim of this paper is to report a case of a non-vital, discolored, maxillary central incisor bleached by Sodium Perborate with the use of glass ionomer cement as a mechanical barrier. The patient was a 35-year-old female complaining of a discolored and unaesthetic appearance of her upper front tooth. After endodontic retreatment, the bleaching treatment was applied to the maxillary left central incisor. Following the treatment, a satisfactory aesthetic result was achieved.


Keywords:
Bleaching, discoloration, walking bleaching method, non-vital bleaching, endo bleach, and mechanical barrier



Corresponding:
Rana Barakah, Dental Intern, King Saud University, Riyadh 12372, Saudi Arabia, e-mail: rana.barakah@gmail.com


DOI 10.12865/CHSJ.45.03.13 - Download PDF