Full Mouth Reconstruction and Rehabilitation
A full mouth reconstruction or full mouth rehabilitation is a combination of several restorative techniques and surgical methods of correcting any dentofacial deformities of the gums and teeth. The goal of a full mouth reconstruction or a full mouth rehabilitation is to restore the aesthetics and functionality of the mouth, gums, and teeth. It involves placing custom-made restorations such as implants, crowns, fillings, veneers, bridges, and more.
Who are the ideal candidates for a full mouth reconstruction?
As you get a full mouth reconstruction, it resumes the mouth to its normal functionality and improves the aesthetics and appearance of the smile. Candidates who are ideal for a full mouth reconstruction must be suffering from the below conditions:
- Patients with decayed teeth.
- Loss of teeth due to periodontal disease.
- Teeth that have been fractured due to injury.
- Pain experienced near the jaws, head, face, and neck.
- Teeth damaged due to acid erosion.
What is the form of treatment provided during a full mouth reconstruction?
The method of treatment undertaken to treat a patient who is a likely candidate for a full mouth reconstruction would depend on the individual’s case. The rehabilitation procedure will be custom-tailored to ensure that we address the right issues for the patient’s well-being. A full mouth reconstruction will include a combination of several dental reconstructive methods.
Restorations are an excellent method of treating patients with missing, discolored, crooked, cracked or chipped teeth. Some of the several dental restorative options available are dental implants, veneers, bridges, dentures, and bridges.
Onlays are another form of restoration that is custom made to suit the patient’s dental needs. It is utilized for teeth that have an improper filling and damaged due to decay. They help to retain the shape and size of the tooth structure.
A bone grafting procedure is dedicated to promoting regeneration of the lost bone structure in the jaws. This procedure is ideal for patients who suffer from periodontal disease.
Dental deep cleaning
Deep cleaning of teeth will include scaling and root planing apart from the normal cleansing in order to removal hard tartar and plaque that can lead to gum disease.
Dental bonding helps to restore the appearance of dull teeth by improving its shape and size. It uses dental resin material that is bonded to the natural tooth with the help of a curing light. It helps to improve the appearance of teeth that have been either discolored, cracked or chipped giving it a whole new look.
Invisalign clear aligners is an orthodontic appliance that is custom-made to suit the patient’s orthodontic need. It helps to treat dental malocclusions. They are removable and compact making it the ideal choice for orthodontic treatment.
With the combination of several restorative techniques, a full mouth rehabilitation can change the way you look at improving the quality of your smile.
Book an appointment with Dr. Ardy Salem at Los Altos Dental Care, CA, and we shall assist you further on full mouth reconstruction.