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Article: Volume 48 Number 7 Page 541 - July/August 2021

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  Dent Update 2021; 48: 541-544

Restorative dentistry:  Minimally invasive management of erosive tooth surface loss using a combined direct and indirect approach: a case report

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Abstract: This article describes the management of a patient with generalized (primarily erosive) tooth surface loss. It specifically looks at minimally invasive techniques using improvements in material science to achieve this in an efficient and predictable manner within a general dental practice setting.

Clinical relevance: The use of minimally invasive techniques within a general dental practice setting are highlighted.

Author notes: Salman Pirmohamed, BDS (Hons), MJDF RCS (Eng), Specialty Trainee in Prosthodontics, Eastman Dental Hospital and Institute, Field End Dental Practice, Pinner. email:

Objective: To give a clinical example of minimally invasive management of tooth surface loss.