Orthodontic Alignment and Extrusion of a Periodontally Involved Lateral Incisor: Audiovisual Presentation


This audiovisual case report guides dentists through an orthodontic alignment and extrusion of a periodontally involved lateral incisor in preparation for replacement with an implant. It discusses the reasons for referral, reviews the occlusion and radiographs of the patient, and discusses the challenges and outcomes of this interdisciplinary treatment plan.


Dr. Douglas is an orthodontist based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Email: bbfdouglas@hotmail.com