At Dr. Ghatnekar’s dental office, we are dedicated to doing whatever is necessary to give you a reason to smile again. For a total smile overhaul, we offer full mouth reconstruction in Irvine, California. A full mouth reconstruction treats the entire mouth comprehensively in order to restore beauty, function, and comfort.
"A full mouth reconstruction refers to rebuilding or replacing all of the teeth in a patient’s mouth. A full mouth reconstruction requires the dentist to have thorough knowledge and an ability to incorporate all the disciplines of dentistry: restorative, orthodontic, cosmetic, endodontic, etc."
There are a few reasons why a full mouth reconstruction may be necessary. When there are multiple conditions present for a patient: missing or broken teeth, problematic bite, cosmetic deformities, tooth wear, gum disease, decay, acid erosion, malformation, and trauma, etc. A full mouth reconstruction can also address a patient’s persisting TMJ problem’s. TMJ is a complex disorder – it can be caused by a number of oral/maxillofacial, cranial, orthodontic, or even dental issues. Dentists are an integral part of diagnosing and treating TMJ.
The mouth is incredibly complex; the teeth, soft tissues, and temporomandibular joints must be in harmony to work properly. When any one part of the system begins to break down, it affects all the others. However, with proper treatment, it is usually possible to reestablish harmony and give you back a beautiful smile that will last. We may suggest one or more of the following treatments for your full mouth reconstruction: