Prosthodontics is the specialized branch that deals with tooth replacement and restoration of teeth with artificial substitutes to enhance the oral aesthetics, comfort and functioning. The clinical expertise of the Prosthodontist consists of diagnosis, treatment planning and prevention of oral deterioration with a wide variety of procedures and techniques, such as:

  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • Dental implants
  • Dentures
  • Crowns
  • Bridges
  • Replacing lost teeth
  • Complex care management
  • Acquired or congenital anomalies such as cleft palate or missing teeth
  • Temporomandibular joint syndrome/disorder
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Snoring and sleep disorders
  • Bleaching discoloured teeth
  • Maxillofacial prosthetic procedures such as oral cancer reconstruction and continuing care

Advantages of Prosthodontics

  • Improves smile, appearance and self confidence
  • Improves quality of life of the person
  • Restores the function of the teeth
  • Improved speech, swallowing and chewing