Implant treatment is recognized as the treatment of choice in replacing lost teeth. Because older methods of tooth replacement, such as bridges, partials, and dentures, have disadvantages in terms of both appearance and function, dental implants are better. Replacement teeth supported by dental implants have success rates higher than 90 percent in long-term function.
Aesthetic dentistry is an area of dentistry whose goal is to restore the natural beauty of teeth. Aesthetic or cosmetic dentistry combines all disciplines of Odontology. Initially, gum and tooth improvement techniques were developed for models, movie stars and all others who felt a professional need for a beautiful smile and were willing to take certain health risks.
Full mouth reconstruction, rehabilitation and restoration are terms often used interchangeably to describe the process of rebuilding or simultaneously restoring all of the teeth in both the upper and lower jaws. Full mouth reconstruction typically involves general or restorative dentists (performing procedures like crowns)
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome is a disorder of the jaw muscles and nerves caused by injury or inflammation to the temporomandibular joint. The temporomandibular joint is the connection between the jawbone and the skull. The injured or inflamed temporomandibular joint leads to pain with chewing, clicking, crackling, popping of the jaw and headaches.