Comparison of Two Techniques of Rehabilitating Ocular Defect with Custom Made Ocular Prosthesis
- Corresponding Author:
- Regish KM
Department of Prosthodontics
Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences
Virajpet, Karnataka, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: April 20, 2014; Accepted date: July 11, 2014; Published date: July 18, 2014
Citation: Raghavan R, Varamudy N, Regish KM, Sharma D, Prithviraj D, et al. (2014) Comparison of Two Techniques of Rehabilitating Ocular Defect with Custom Made Ocular Prosthesis. J Interdiscipl Med Dent Sci 2:135. doi:10.4172/2376-032X.1000135
Copyright: © 2014 Raghavan R, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Ocular prostheses have a long history of successful use, and variations in the techniques and materials used have been introduced through the years. Advantages such as reduced treatment time and increased simplicity make this method a good alternative to conventional tedious methods of fabricating ocular prostheses. This case report outlines a sequence of steps for construction of cost effective custom made ocular prostheses by a simple method.