A Cost Effective and Simple Tooth Supported Overdenture with Custom Made Intra Coronal Attachments: A Case Report

  • Avinash B Sagvekar MDS Prosthodontist and Implantologist, 32Dental Bites and Implant Centre Mumbai, India.
  • Deepak Vikhe Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, Rural Dental College, Loni, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India.
  • Sekharamantri Anuraga Consultant, MDS Periodontology and Implantology.
Keywords: Overdenture, Abutments, Occlusal Forces, Retention, Intra Coronal Attachments.


Rehabilitation of a decimated dentition proper diagnosis, planning, and executing is probably one of the most knowledgeable and technically orienting tasks faced by a prosthodontist. Attachments are small interlocking devices, which connect both prostheses and abutments offering a variety of solutions for challenging balance between functional stability and cosmetic appearance. This clinical case report describes a multidisciplinary approach for complete oral rehabilitation of a patient with few remaining natural teeth using as a radicular attachment (Dalbo-stud attachments) for mandibular overdenture and maxillary overdenture is retained by cast metal copings (long coping).