mouth rehabilitation? What is that? Curious? Never heard of it? No
problem. After reading through this blog, you will be having a fair idea
about it and how you can benefit from it! Here we have answered the
frequently asked questions about it and if you need more information, do
not hesitate to contact us.
WHAT IS FULL MOUTH REHABILITATION?
mouth rehabilitation is the procedure which combines clinical dentistry
and cosmetic dentistry to create a smile that is functional,
comfortable and beautiful. All your dental problem like missing teeth, jaw alignment problem,
crooked teeth etc. will be solved with the single goal of providing you
a beautiful smile. The treatment may include only or a combination of
solutions like implants, root canal treatments, crowns, braces etc. It aims to enhance the patient’s self-esteem, confidence and quality of life by restoring their smile.
WHY WILL FULL MOUTH REHABILITATION IMPROVE MY
Full mouth reconstruction combines multiple restorative,
neuromuscular and cosmetic procedures. The goal is to restore not only
the look of your teeth but also the structure and function. Why? Each of
these things affects the other. For example, a broken tooth can cause a
problem with your bite. This can lead to difficulty chewing, which
creates wear on your teeth. This wear can then lead to jaw and neck
soreness, headaches, even migraines.
ARE SOME OF THE COMMON REASONS WHY FULL MOUTH REHABILITATION MAY BE REQUIRED?
Some of the common problems that you may have which
will be treated as part of your full
mouth rehabilitation are
damaged teeth due to tooth decay
chipped or fractured teeth due to trauma
crooked teeth due
complaints due to misaligned teeth like headache,
jaw pain etc.
one or more missing teeth etc.
ARE MISSING TEETH A PROBLEM AND WHAT OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO REPLACE THEM?
several negative consequences of missing some or all your teeth. First, missing
teeth will affect the esthetics of your face. Not only will your smile be
affected by the gaps from missing teeth, but if you’re missing too many teeth,
the skin around your mouth won’t be supported properly and will start to sag,
making your appear older than you are. Additionally, missing teeth will make it
more difficult to chew your food properly and may even affect the way you
Finally, missing even one tooth may have emotional
consequences; many people feel less confident about their smile when
they are missing teeth.
Options available for those who have missing teeth
Dental implant. A dental implant is a surgical procedure in which a replacement tooth root is placed and fused with the jawbone. Learn more about dental implant here.
Removable partial denture.
Removable complete denture.
WHY ARE X-RAYS
The type of x-ray taken depends on the tooth being
replaced, and on the clinical evaluation. X-rays can give an idea of the
health of the bone in the area, the condition and position of the
adjacent teeth, and the distance to adjacent structures (eg nerves, or
WHAT DOES FULL MOUTH RECONSUTRUCTION
mouth reconstruction, rehabilitation and restoration are terms often
used interchangeably to describe the process of rebuilding or
simultaneously restoring all the teeth in both the upper and lower jaws.
It involves a lot of individual restorations and each of those
restorations will add up. There are various procedures that are part of a
full mouth restorations.
Depending on your dental issues , after
thorough investigations, your dentist will come up with a suitable
treatment plan for you .Either a full mouth scan will be taken or in
some cases impressions will be made with the goal that every individual
tooth can get the work that it needs. The work may be implants or root
canal treatment or braces etc.
multiple aesthetic issues are present, a smile makeover can address
these issues and improve the overall appearance of the smile. Smile
makeovers are not the only option for smile enhancement. Full mouth
reconstruction can improve the appearance of the smile while restoring
I HAVE A HEALTH CONDITION THAT MAKES IT DIFFICULT TO
SIT IN THE DENTAL CHAIR FOR A LONG PERIOD OF TIME. CAN I STILL HAVE
FULL MOUTH RECONSTRUCTION?
Discomfort in the dental chair is a
common issue, but it can be easily overcome with medication. Nitrous
oxide, oral sedation, or oral conscious sedation can help you remain
HOW LONG WILL MY FULL MOUTH RECOSTRUCTION RESULTS
The longevity of treatment results will depend greatly upon
your oral health, overall health, oral hygiene, and compliance with
doctor’s instructions. Dental materials are also a factor. Porcelain
veneers, for instance, may last two decades or more; dental bonding to
correct the same issue may only last five to ten years.
CAN I REVIEW PREVIOUS CASES BEFORE MAKING MY
YES, for sure you can preview cases done before. For your immediate view, click here to hear from an actual full mouth rehabilitation patient of Partha Dental.
THINGS TO CONSIDER FOR FULL MOUTH REHABILITATION
When selecting a
dental clinic, one should consider the following: Not all dentists can
undertake a full mouth rehabilitation as it involves a team of specialist’s
dentists working together as a team. The following specialists may be required:
General dentists (for performing procedure like root
canal treatment, crowns, bridges and veneer}
Periodontists (specializing in gums)
Orthodontists (specializing in teeth positioning like braces)]
Endodontists (specializing in the pulp of the teeth
Oral surgeons etc.
So, one must choose a clinic which provides all dental specialists under one roof like Partha Dental to get their full mouth rehabilitation done.
HOW DO I SCHEDULE MY CONSULTATION?
Of course, you’ll have to be available for dental appointments, though many dentists will schedule procedures after regular office hours. If your work schedule is an issue, be sure to discuss it with your dentist. To start with a consultation, book your appointment online here at a clinic near you.