Restoration of posterior tooth with single shade composite: A case series


  • Mohd Haikal Muhamad Halil Department of Restorative Dentistry, Kulliyah of Dentistry, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan, 25200, Pahang, Malaysia
  • Nur Dini Abdul Shukur Kulliyyah of Dentistry, Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan, 25200, Pahang, Malaysia
  • Nor Salsabila Hanis Abdul Hamid Kulliyyah of Dentistry, Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan, 25200, Pahang, Malaysia
  • Syahirah Aisyah Kamaruzaman Kulliyyah of Dentistry, Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan, 25200, Pahang, Malaysia



aesthetic, composite, single shade


Composite restoration is a popular material to restore tooth structure due to dental caries as there is an increasing demand for aesthetic restoration. With the advancing technologies, it has excellent physical characteristics which increases its longevity. However, the appropriate case selection also influences the outcome as composite is technique sensitive. This material can be offered to patient seeking less time-consuming procedure, better preservation of tooth structure, affordable but acceptable aesthetic outcome. These three cases presented shows the possibility of creating a good aesthetic result in posterior tooth restoration with the use of single shade composite.


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How to Cite

Muhamad Halil, M. H., Abdul Shukur, N. D., Abdul Hamid, N. S. H. ., & Kamaruzaman, S. A. (2022). Restoration of posterior tooth with single shade composite: A case series. IIUM Journal of Orofacial and Health Sciences, 3(2), 223–234.