Clinical Problem Solving in Prosthodontics

1st Edition


  • Print ISBN 9780443072826

Key Features

  • Focuses on clinical problem-solving in prosthodontics.
  • Offers practical help with treatment planning, guiding the reader through the process of decision-making.
  • Covers some of the most important areas of clinical practice for the average dentist — including crowns, bridges, veneers, and implant-supported restorations.
  • Provides colorful illustrations throughout to reinforce content.

Table of Contents

1. Discoloured teeth: Cases A and B
2. Failing crowns: Cases C and D
3. Occlusion: Case E
4. Tooth wear: Case F
5. Shortened teeth: Case G
6. Tooth wear: Case H
7. Posts: Case I
8. Bridge design: Case J and K
9. Single missing anterior teeth: Case L
10. Single missing posterior teeth: Case M
11. Missing anterior teeth: Case N
12. Missing posterior teeth: Case O
13. Overdentures: Case P
14. Edentulous maxilla: Cases Q and U
15. Complete dentures: Case R
16. Failed crown and bridge: Cases S and T


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Churchill Livingstone
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About the author

David Bartlett

Professor David Bartlett is Head of Prosthodontics at Kings College London Dental Institute. His research interest in tooth wear, particularly dental erosion, began with his PhD completed in 1995 which investigated the relationship between reflux disease and dental erosion. David has published over 70 research articles on dental erosion and other restorative subjects in National and International dental and medical journals. He has supervised four PhD’s, 20 MSc’s and been successfully awarded nearly half a million pounds in grant income. David has written three books and a number of chapters on prosthodontics.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Prosthodontics/Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Head of Prosthodontics, Kings College London Dental Institute, Guy’s Hospital, London, UK