Patient with Severe Wear - case Full Mouth Reconstruction

Patient with Severe Wear

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.
TMJ Treatment in Atlanta

Treatment of TMJ Disorder

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,

Let’s prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease

Take steps to protect yourself and your community The best way to prevent illness is to avoid exposing The USA federal government, CDC and Georgia State government are responding to an outbreak of a new respiratory virus commonly call coronavirus (COVID-19). This virus has demonstrated a high infection potential and is spreading at an accelerated
Full Mouth Reconstruction in Georgia Prosthodontics Atlanta

Do You Have a Patient Needing Comprehensive Care?

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.
tmj disorder treated by georgia prosthodontics

What is TMD/TMJ Disorders ? Am I am suffering from TMJ/TMD?

TMJ Disorders are the common name given to a group of conditions (Temporomandibular Disorders, TMD) of the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ). The TMJ is the joint that connects the mandible to the cranium, and it is in front of your ears. The most common causes of problems with the TMJ are arthritis and trauma. This trauma
Soft Diet After 1st week dental implants

All-on-4 Diet (1st. week)

A non-chewing All-on-4 Diet is important to follow for the week following surgery. When choosing foods, think VERY soft and calorie-rich. The following is a list of a few items we recommend for the first 24 hrs and 1 week following surgery. First 24 – 48 Hours (Cool Liquids) Pudding, Jell-O, Applesauce, Protein Drinks (Ensure),
All-on-4 Diet (1 Week Post-Operative-Definitive)

All-on-4 Diet (1 Week Post-Operative-Definitive)

You can now introduce ‘‘Easy to chew” foods to your diet. Anything you can easily cut with a fork. Here’s a list of suggestions: Soft/ tender Fish Soft/ Tender Chicken Pasta (Spaghetti / Lasagna) Beef Stroganoff Stay away from hard crunchy foods where you would be using a lot of force, such as: Nuts/Seeds Popcorn