Full Mouth Reconstruction in Louisville, CO
What is full mouth reconstruction?
Missing, cracked, and chipped teeth are just a few of the problems that can negatively affect our appearance and overall wellbeing.
When a full set of teeth on the upper and lower jaw is what is required to restore a smile, full mouth reconstruction may be the best solution. At Summit Dental and Orthodontics, we provide safe, comfortable, and thorough full mouth restorations.
What conditions can be corrected with a full mouth reconstruction?
This treatment is a combination of restorative and cosmetic dental procedures that correct complex oral problems. Some of the issues that can be resolved by full mouth reconstruction include:
- Missing teeth
- Injured or fractured teeth
- Missing teeth due to trauma
- Teeth worn down and damaged by grinding/Bruxism
- Jaw, muscle, and/or headache pain due to bite problems
What types of dental treatments are used for full mouth reconstruction?
When it comes to full mouth reconstruction, there is no set formula of dental services. We know that every patient and case is unique, so during your consultation, Dr. Harris, our full mouth reconstruction dentist thoroughly examines your oral health, needs, and goals to determine the best combination of procedures for you. These treatments may include:
- Bone or soft tissue grafting
- Dental implants
- Permanent restorations – crowns, veneers, inlays/onlays, bridges
- Temporary restorations
- Reduction of natural tooth structure to prepare for restorations
- Contouring of gum tissue
- Crown lengthening
- Teeth cleaning
How long does full mouth reconstruction take?
Multiple visits and sufficient healing time are typical for most full mouth reconstruction. Dr. Harris partners with other specialists, if necessary, but he is highly trained and experienced in all skills required of prosthodontists, oral surgeons, and orthodontists. We ensure you receive the most comprehensive care possible.
Why do full mouth reconstruction at Summit Dental and Orthodontics?
Our multi-specialty practice allows for you to save time and money by having all your dental issues resolved under one roof. Our cutting-edge facility has an in-house laboratory, so restorations can be custom made to fit your unique situation or desire. We also have offer a wide range of sedation options, including IV sedation, oral sedation, and nitrous oxide. Your comfort and safety is our priority.
Placement of Dental Implants
Dental implants are used to replace an entire tooth. We place a ceramic or titanium post in your jawbone which acts as root as it fuses with the bone. Once the integration has taken place, we top the implant with a crown, connecting the two with a supporting post. We place implants to anchor bridges, crowns, or even denture appliances.
Full Mouth Reconstruction Process
If you think you might be a candidate for full mouth reconstruction, we recommend you come in for a comprehensive examination. Dr. Harris begins with an in-depth evaluation in which he conducts a complete assessment of all oral health issues, using x-rays and impressions of your teeth in addition to a physical examination. He closely examines the anatomy of your teeth, lips, jaw, and other facial features so he can design your perfect smile. After the evaluation, we can create a unique treatment plan for your full mouth reconstruction.
Full Mouth Reconstruction Cost
We customize full mouth reconstruction according to the needs of each individual case, so cost depends on your diagnosis and treatment plan as well as your dental insurance coverage. Dental insurance usually covers some costs associated with full mouth reconstruction. We offer a variety of financial plan options to our patients to ensure that they get the care they need.
Our friendly team has the experience and gentle touch to not only improve your smile, but to help you feel comfortable. Call us with any questions or to make an appointment.303-440-3300 Appointments