If your teeth suffer from a number of issues, you may be in need of a full mouth reconstruction. This can consist of restoring or even entirely rebuilding a large percentage of your mouth, such as your jaw and your teeth. This can even include of rebuilding your mouth’s soft tissues.
The process of full mouth reconstruction usually involves a dentist who performs a number of procedures such as veneers, bridges, and crowns. Further, the restoration can include periodontist specialization, which relates to the gums. Oral surgeons are also usually involved in this type of procedure set if dental implants are needed.
Even orthodontists who specialize in moving the mouth structures and endodontists who specialize in the tooth pulp can get involved in a full mouth reconstruction process.
If your teeth have fallen out due to trauma or decayed too badly to be repaired, or have moderate to severe gum disease, gum recession you may need reconstruction. As well, fractured or otherwise injured teeth may need this kind of treatment. You may also need full mouth reconstruction if you have acid reflux or simply consume a lot of highly acidic foods or beverages that have damaged your teeth over time. Tooth grinding can also make you a candidate.
Your mouth may also be off-kilter. Occlusion is the process of biting, which works well for most people. However, if there is an issue with your jaw, your occlusion may be damaged in a way that goes beyond your teeth alone.
In all, a full mouth reconstruction may be needed if a combination of treatments should be used on the patient. A smile transformation at its finest!
The process of reconstruction is not something to consider lightly. This is something that requires a full and comprehensive consultation. Your dentist can determine how bad your problems are, and then devise a plan to repair them. This examination will include checking your:
Talk to your dentist about the issues you face with your overall smile. Whether you need cosmetic help or adjustment in functionality, do not worry as there is always a solution!
Baer Dental Designs is Aurora’s choice for preventative, restorative, and cosmetic dental services. Dr. Baer is an award winning dentist recognized for his consistent commitment to positive patient outcomes. Interested in learning more about full mouth reconstruction and what other services Baer Dental can provide? Contact us Today!
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