The CAD/CAM abutment design with the same emergence profile greatly facilitates standard clinical treatment and results in higher patient satisfaction, without requiring sophisticated techniques to register the emergence profile.

Dr Carlos Gargallo (Barcelona) describes in two case reports the treatment protocol from diagnosis to conclusion, with step-by-step descriptions of the CAD/CAM subcrestal restoration treatment procedure adopted, and including evolution two years after treatment.

Dr Carlos Gargallo Gállego - Optimized emergence profile - EDI Journal Vol. 13 / Issue 2/2017