How does a prosthodontist differ from other dental specialists?

Have you been told that you need to visit a prosthodontist? Perhaps your dentist or healthcare provider recommended this type of dental specialist. A prosthodontist is a specialist with advanced training to treat tooth loss. These professionals are dentists with additional education through American Dental Association-accredited institutions to perform a variety of treatments like fitting…

What is a full-mouth restoration?

  Some patients may consult with a prosthodontist to treat complex, multi-factorial problems that require a combination of interventions to address. Such a full-mouth restoration may correct issues with the teeth, such as damaged or missing teeth, or malocclusions that cause problems such as discomfort or difficulty chewing. Patients may pursue full-mouth restoration in a…

Implant Supported Dentures for Stability and Peace of Mind

Do your fear that your dentures might slide or move during meals? Dentures lose stability over time, especially because our jawbones deteriorate after tooth loss. There is a way to increase the stability of dentures and improve oral function. Implant supported dentures, or “All-on-4”, is a method of securing dentures to dental implants for increased…

All on 4: Eliminate Health Issues Associated with Tooth Loss

Even a single missing tooth can create numerous long-term problems with your dental health. If you have missing teeth, you should consult with your dentist or prosthodontist about dental implants to prevent these health issues from developing. If you are not a good candidate for traditional implants, another approach such as All-on-4 can give you…

Avoid A Long Wait To Get An Attractive Smile With All-On-4

  Tooth loss is extremely common among adults in America and it can complicate each aspect of everyday life. Choosing a replacement option can be difficult and confusing. Many edentulous patients are turning to All-on-4. This remarkable technique utilizes the best of modern technology to produce a lifelike set of permanent prosthetic teeth which functions…