Treating a patient who has bruxism and clenching and there is no restorative space by Carlos Castro, DDS, FACP, Board Certified Prosthodontist | Georgia Prosthodontics Joan was referred to us with a history of multiple fractures, bruxism, clenching, short clinical crowns, and a severe lack of restorative space. The patient’s aesthetics was compromised, and that
CASE SUMMARY: Complete Dentures by Carlos Castro, DDS, FACP, Board Certified Prosthodontist | Georgia Prosthodontics Patient “Ellen” was 70 years old when she was referred to our office by her general dentist. She did not want to have dental implants, yet she expected a stable denture on the mandible. Her diagnosis included: • History of
CASE SUMMARY: Treatment of Bilateral TMJ disorder by Norberto Delgado, DDS, Prosthodontist, and Specialist in TMJ of Georgia Prosthodontics Patient “Anne” was a 17-year-old girl, referred to our office by her father, a Maxillofacial surgeon, for evaluation and treatment of bilateral TMJ. She had symptoms of moderate pain and limited mandibular opening for about 1-year and
CASE SUMMARY: Full Mouth Reconstruction by Carlos Castro, DDS, FACP, Board Certified Prosthodontist Patient “Jill” was referred to me due to her complex dental needs. She presented to our office looking for a fixed solution to replace her unstable complete removable denture. She complained of problems when biting, speaking, and eating, and it was affecting
CASE SUMMARY: Full Mouth Reconstruction by Carlos Castro, DDS, FACP, Board Certified Prosthodontist Here’s the story of a patient who was referred by another dental professional... If you have a patient with several missing, broken, or severely worn teeth, they may be a candidate for a full mouth reconstruction with the assistance of a Prosthodontist.
CASE SUMMARY: Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorder by Norberto Delgado, DDS, Prosthodontist, and Specialist in TMJ of Georgia Prosthodontics Patient “Susan” was a 42-year-old woman who came to our office for treatment of TMJ disorder. She complained of bilateral TMJ noises, pain when she locks, and headaches every day. She had a history of mandibular closed-lock,
CASE SUMMARY: Full Mouth Reconstruction Patient “Paul” was referred to me due to his complex dental needs. I met with him at an initial consultation, then had a follow-up visit to review initial treatment recommendations. Paul had a history of trauma and had a heavy smoking habit that he was not willing to give up.