What is Prosthodontics
Prosthodontics (also known as dental prosthetics or prosthetic dentistry)
is one of the nine dental specialties recognized by the American Dental
Association (ADA). Prosthodontists specialize in the diagnosis, restoration,
and replacement of missing teeth. Prosthodontists can restore oral function
through the placement of restorations or prostheses (dentures, crowns,
Advanced deterioration of a patient’s teeth usually creates issues
besides loss of tooth or tooth structure which can be addressed by our
office. While we may serve as the “architect” of a dental
treatment plan, we often collaborate with your general dentist and other
specialists to facilitate the complete treatment of your condition.
Prosthodontics treatment can literally redesign your smile with a number
of different services including veneers, inlay/onlays, bonding, dental
implants, dentures, teeth whitening, bridges, and crowns. Call our office
at (281) 379-7353 to schedule an appointment today!
Why Choose a Prosthodontist?
Prosthodontists are dental specialists in the cosmetic, restoration and
replacement of teeth who have completed dental school plus three additional
years of advanced and extensive training and education in an ADA-accredited
prosthodontic graduate program. This is where prosthodontists are highly
trained in state-of-the-art techniques and procedures for treating multiple,
diverse, and complex dental conditions. They will also learn how to restore
the optimum function and aesthetics of a smile.