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Treatment of the patient with cleft lip and palate from birth to adulthood with the cooperation of Orthodontics and Prosthodontics for 16 years
Cleft lip and palate is the most common congenital anomaly. The treatment of these patients begins immediately after birth. The treatment of the patient, which started with preparation for the surgical operation by applying nasoalveolar molding, continued for 16 years. During the growth periods, the development of the dentition was intervened with various appliances. Fixed treatment with permanent dentition was started and prosthetic preparation was made. A minimally invasive aesthetic restoration was performed due to the continued growth of the patient in the department of prosthetic dentistry. In this case report, a patient who was successfully treated with the cooperation of prosthodontics and orthodontics is presented.