A Prosthodontist is a dentist who:
- Specializes in the esthetic and functional restoration and replacement of teeth
- Receives three years of additional didactic and clinical training after dental school
- Is a master of complete oral rehabilitation
Prosthodontic or Prosthetic Dentistry is one of the nine dental specialties recognized by the American Dental Association. Graduate program includes didactic, laboratory and clinical training in esthetics/cosmetics, crowns and bridges, veneers, inlays and onlays, complete and removable partial dentures, dental implants, TMD-jaw joint problems, traumatic injuries to the mouthï¿½s structures, congenital or birth anomalies to teeth, snoring, sleep disorders, oral cancer reconstruction and continuing care.
A prosthodontist is the skilled architect who can provide and restore optimum function and appearance to your smile. He or she is a dental specialist dedicated to the highest standards of care in the restoration and replacement of teeth.