Full mouth rehabilitation is a collective term given to restore complete dental health of a severely damaged dentition.
Usually teeth require care when they have undergone wearing due to grinding, certain habits such as tobacco chewing ,tooth loss due to gum diseases, worn out ,broken down or decayed teeth. All of these problems solved collectively come under full mouth rehabilitation.
The case: Each individual case is different and hence there isn’t any standard or fixed procedure. Some patients may require implant surgeries, some patients may require an increase in the vertical dimension which is referred to as increasing the bite.
Some patients who have undergone trauma require a
Whats involved: typically a full mouth reconstruction may involve any or all of these dental procedures for example veneers,orthodontic treatment,fillings,implants,root canals,crowns and bridges. The dental specialist will create a plan for the no of procedures and the sequence of the procedures involved.
The duration: The amount of time required for this kind of treatment is also estimated according to the each individual case. It could go on from a few weeks to months and some cases could require a year too depending on the severity of the case.
Cosmetic benefits: Undergoing full mouth rehabilitation can also help in initial esthetic issues, patient satisfaction if any. There are various means by which the patient can be shown the change we can bring example digital smile designing, models and photographs.
Specialists: while there is no branch of dentistry dedicated exclusively to full mouth rehabilitation but we work as team of highly qualified dentists for example prosthodontists, implantologists, periodontists, endodontists, orthodontists and oral surgeons.