What is dental prosthetics?
Dental prosthetics, or prosthodontics, is a specialized area of density that deals with artificially restoring and reconstructing the mouth, missing teeth, missing parts of teeth and intraoral defects by using dental prostheses. It targets both functional and aesthetic restoration.
Dental prostheses with various functions
Dental prostheses can have many functions and they can be used to replace only one tooth or, according to the needs of the patient, restore the entire dental arcade. They can be used to improve aesthetics and speech, rehabilitate mastication and even reconstruct missing soft or hard structures of the jaw and palate.
can be connected to the surrounding teeth by using dental implants
, by suction or they can be held by the surrounding muscles. They can be permanent or removable. Our dentists
use the most suitable materials available in order to make sure that the prostheses matches the functional and aesthetic needs of the patient. The most commonly used materials are very resistant light metals and high quality ceramic which replicates the natural shade and aspect of the tooth.
Dentures and other dental prostheses
Dentures, or false teeth, are prosthetic devices used to replace missing teeth. They can be partial and removable or they can be complete and fixed.
Dental implants are a specialized type of prostheses and combine dental surgery with dental prosthetics. Missing teeth are replaced with dental crowns
and may be sustained by a dental implant or by dental bridges. Patients who are interested in cosmetic dentistry
can also be candidates for dental prosthetics. Dental veneers
are used to cover teeth and improve their aspect and function.
Our dentists in Romania
can offer you a complete treatment plan
and will decide the best treatment option according to your needs and the desired results.