Every year seems to bring improvement and innovations in smile restorations. Now using products like dental implants, the prosthodontists at Dental Specialty at Baptist are providing functionality and comfort that few dreamed possible just a few years ago. Collaborating with our oral surgeons and other team members, our prosthodontists carefully combine esthetics, structural and lifestyle considerations to restore smiles and produce amazing results. As the architect of their patient’s smile, our prosthodontists combine clinical expertise with an eye toward balance and symmetry. The prosthodontists at Dental Specialty Center at Baptist can turn back the effects of dental disease and injury to restore and even improve on the dental health of their patients using a wide variety of solutions including: dental implants, dentures, partials, crowns, bridges or veneers.
What is a prosthodontist?
A prosthodontists is a dental specialist whose expertise is in the area or restoration of functionality and appearance to a patient’s smile. Whether it’s a matter of cosmetic improvement or there’s a need to replace or restore broken and decayed teeth, a prosthodontist’s training equips them with the knowledge and skill to provide appropriate solutions to enhance a patient’s well being. With the ongoing advancements in dental technologies and materials such as titanium implants, prosthodontists have a wide range of products and procedures they can use to improve a patient’s smile and enable them to enjoy optimal oral health. After receiving their dental degree, prosthodontists complete an additional three yeas of specialty training. Prothodontists are certified through the American Board of Prosthodontics and must successfully pass one written exam and three oral exams.