Mario Polo

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Publications

  1. doi Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) for the neuromuscular correction of excessive gingival display on smiling (gummy smile)
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:195-203. 2008
  2. doi Bone resorption under chin implants: The orthodontist's role in its diagnosis and management
    Mario Polo
    Private Practice, San Juan, Puerto Rico Post Graduate Program, Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan consultant, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Institute, San Juan, Puerto Rico Electronic address
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 151:201-208. 2017
  3. doi Re: 'Treatment of gummy smile: Nasal septum dysplasia as etiologic factor and therapeutic target'
    Mario Polo
    University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine, Department of Orthodontics, Post Graduate Program, San Juan, PR 00918, USA San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Institute, San Juan, PR 00905, USA Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 68:1344-5. 2015
  4. doi Body dysmorphic disorder: a screening guide for orthodontists
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital, Plastic and Reconstructive Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:170-3. 2011
  5. ncbi Botulinum toxin type A in the treatment of excessive gingival display
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Center, 702 La Torre de Plaza, 525 F D Roosevelt Avenue, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918 0702, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:214-8; quiz 261. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) for the neuromuscular correction of excessive gingival display on smiling (gummy smile)
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:195-203. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether the doses and the primary injection sites used in the pilot study for the correction of gummy smiles provide consistent, statistically significant, and esthetically pleasing results...
  2. doi Bone resorption under chin implants: The orthodontist's role in its diagnosis and management
    Mario Polo
    Private Practice, San Juan, Puerto Rico Post Graduate Program, Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan consultant, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Institute, San Juan, Puerto Rico Electronic address
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 151:201-208. 2017
    ..One subject had severe resorption. In addition to panoramic and cephalometric x-rays, the subject with severe resorption also had magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography as part of the evaluation workup...
  3. doi Re: 'Treatment of gummy smile: Nasal septum dysplasia as etiologic factor and therapeutic target'
    Mario Polo
    University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine, Department of Orthodontics, Post Graduate Program, San Juan, PR 00918, USA San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Institute, San Juan, PR 00905, USA Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 68:1344-5. 2015
    ..From the results reported, use of this technique could offer a treatment option for those affected with excessive gingival display on smiling (gummy smile). ..
  4. doi Body dysmorphic disorder: a screening guide for orthodontists
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital, Plastic and Reconstructive Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:170-3. 2011
    ..As clinicians providing cosmetic services, orthodontists are likely to have patients with body dysmorphic disorder requesting treatment...
  5. ncbi Botulinum toxin type A in the treatment of excessive gingival display
    Mario Polo
    Department of Surgery, San Jorge Children s Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Center, 702 La Torre de Plaza, 525 F D Roosevelt Avenue, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918 0702, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:214-8; quiz 261. 2005
    ..This clinical pilot study was performed to determine whether BTX-A injections would reduce excessive gingival display...