Prosthodontics

2 prosthodontists working on dentures

A prosthodontist performs reconstructive and cosmetic dental treatments that are designed to enhance the appearance and functionality of the teeth. A person who undergoes prosthodontic treatment will typically experience long-lasting results that look natural and restore the patient’s ability to chew and speak normally. Did you know… that prosthodontic treatment is useless without first treating…

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Dentures in cup of solution next to multiple tooth brushes

Prosthodontic treatments are complex and meticulous. Though it is up to the prosthodontist to provide treatment that is functional and aesthetically pleasing, it is up to the patient to ensure the final result lasts as long as it is designed to. Like natural teeth and gums, dental prosthetics require ongoing care to safeguard them against…

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Dentist explaining teeth x ray results to patient to help diagnose the patient

Because prosthodontists specialize in the replacement and restoration of the teeth, patients are often referred to them by general dentists or other oral health specialists, such as a periodontist. A prosthodontist carries out complex treatment plans that require accurate diagnostics and exact pre-treatment planning. The diagnostic process guarantees complete precision during the treatment phase, ensuring…

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sinus augmentation for dental implants

Ridge and sinus augmentations are surgical dental procedures used to fill in areas of the gum line and underlying bone that have deteriorated as a result of tooth loss or extraction. Specifically, a ridge augmentation refers to the reconstruction of degenerated or underdeveloped gums, and a sinus augmentation refers to an enhancement of the amount…

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All-on-4 implants are revolutionizing the way dentists replace missing teeth. For years, patients have been choosing dental implants as permanent tooth prosthetics. But instead of placing as many as 10 implants into the gums for traditional dental implants, all-on-4 implant therapy makes it possible to secure all of the teeth to just four dental implants.…

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