Treating Wear in the Bulimic Patient – A Case Presentation

April 29, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

Course Description:

Sheri is a 46-year-old woman who wants her mouth restored. She has a history of bulimia, which is currently inactive. Her mouth was restored many years ago and now those restorations are breaking down and deteriorating. She has some concerns about the cost of treatment but she really wants to know what is possible and also really wants her mouth to feel better. An interesting aspect of this case is the number of teeth that have been endodontically treated and might need retreatment.

Course Objectives:

1. Differentiation of erosion, abrasion and attrition
2. Determining when to retreat endodontically treated teeth
3. Dealing with poorly placed implants

About Dr. Steve Ratcliff:

Dr. Ratcliff is Spear’s Executive Vice President of Business Development, a role in which he helps specialists and their restorative colleagues embrace the gifts and challenges of interdisciplinary care. His primary responsibilities are working with business partners to widen the reach of the Spear learning community and creating content for study club modules and Spear Online. See his full biography.

About Dr. Nima Dayani:

Dr. Nima Dayani has practiced endodontics for the past 17 years. He has served the New York City area from his practice, EOI – NYC, located in Midtown Manhattan. See his full biography.