CLASS V RESTORATIONS

CLASS V RESTORATIONS DEFINED:

Class V restorations  remedy lost tooth structure on the facial and lingual surfaces. Restorations including a component at the gingival line are covered separately, see MODB and MODXYZ.  This Handbook develops Class V methodology from simplest to most complex in the following sequence;

LINKS This procedure category links to the following areas of expertise:

  • Isolation
  • Hemostasis
  • Shade selection
  • Extension for Prevention
  • Final Resins
    • Transparency
    • opacity
  • Flowable Resins
  • Compomers
  • Enamel axioms
  • Caries removal
  • Pulp protection
  • Post-operative comfort
  • Bonding
    • Etch
    • Prime
    • Adhesive
  • Finishing
    • Flash identification
  • Polishing