Neutral Zone in Complete Dentures

Authors(6) :-Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh, Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala, Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy, Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. R. Narendra Kumar, Dr. K. Sudheer

Incorrect tooth placement and arbitrary shaping of the polished surfaces may have an adverse effect on the success of the prosthesis. This is particularly true for patients with reduced mandibular residual ridges, yielding flat or concave foundations due to severe bone resorption.The neutral zone technique is an alternative technique for the construction of complete dentures with severely resorbed ridges. It is the most effective method for the management of lower denture instability. The technique is by no means new but is a valuable practical approach to clinicians.

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh
Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS**, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh,India
Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala
Professor & HOD, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh,India
Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy
Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh,India
Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao
Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh,India
Dr. R. Narendra Kumar
Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh,India
Dr. K. Sudheer
Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, LIDS, Rajahmundry,Andhra Pradesh,India

Atrophic Ridge, Index, Neutral Zone, Retention, Stability

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 4 | September-October 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-11-05
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 222-225
Manuscript Number : IJSRST151450
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh, Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala, Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy, Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. R. Narendra Kumar, Dr. K. Sudheer, " Neutral Zone in Complete Dentures", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp.222-225, September-October-2015.
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