Prosthodontics is a field of dental medicine that allows the replacement of lost teeth
, restoring function, health and aesthetics. Lost teeth can be replaced using fixed or removable prosthesis, on teeth or on implants
. In general, fixed solutions are preferable to removable prostheses not only for aesthetics and function, but also for the comfort and self-esteem they offer to patients.
Working closely with other specialties such as Oral Surgery, Implantology, Endodontics, Dentistry, Orthodontics and Periodontology, Prosthodontics is responsible for the restoration of oral function, through damaged teeth reconstruction and repair or the placement of dental prostheses (unit, partial or total) in order to replace the missing teeth.
Using the most advanced technological means and materials of excellence, at MALO CLINIC the specialists in Prosthodontics work in coordination with the technicians of MALO CLINIC Ceramics, a laboratory highly specialized in the production of fixed prostheses on implants or natural dentition.
Regardless of the clinical case or type of dental prosthesis, at the beginning of the treatment, impressions or digital images are taken in order to send clinical information to the laboratory.
Then takes place the preparation of the interim prostheses in acrylic or composite, which allow the maintenance of oral functions and are used to study the permanent teeth.
Thus, in this "test" consults, the doctor makes the necessary adjustments so that the final solution guarantees a high level of quality and comfort for the patient.