Most of the people in this world has many problems collectively in their mouth regarding teeth and gums and most common problems are having missing teeth, decayed teeth, discoloured teeth, malaligned teeth etc.
All these problems can be solved by choosing an optimal treatment which is known as Full Mouth Reconstruction. In Full Mouth Reconstruction all the efforts are done with each tooth to create a beautiful smile again.
Full Mouth Reconstruction Procedure
Full Mouth Reconstruction involves many steps that determine the number of dental procedures that has to be involved to create a beautiful smile. These steps are:
First of all in the procedure of Full Mouth Reconstruction proper examination is done regarding Teeth, Gums, and TMJ and jaw muscles.
Regarding teeth, the decision is to be made that what are needed to get off from the defects of teeth like where is the need of placing Crowns, Bridges, and Implants etc.
Regarding gums, it is necessary to notice if the gums are in proper shape and contour or otherwise some surgical treatment are done in Full Mouth Reconstruction to get rid from the defects.
Regarding TMJ and jaw muscles, the occlusion is properly checked and the ability to close or open the mouth is checked without having any discomfort or tickling sound.
2. Computer Designs
The whole pictures data is then transferred to the computer to create the designs and to choose the perfect treatment in Full Mouth Reconstruction. Also the patient can see his/her smile changes after the treatment by this method.
By taking the impressions the casts are made upon which the dental appliances are made and the crowns, bridges etc can be placed to check the fitness before placing in patient’s mouth. This work is done in laboratory to save the patient’s time.
4. Temporary Fittings
In Full Mouth Reconstruction, the next step is to give the temporary fittings and is left in the patient’s mouth for some time to check the comfort and if there needs any changes, these can be done in the permanents.
5. Fitting the permanents
In the final step of Full Mouth Reconstruction, the permanents are fitted in the mouth properly. Before fitting these it is necessary to accomplish all the prior procedures like restorations, teeth whitening etc in the mouth.
Full Mouth Reconstruction can cost $800 to $1500 but as we all know all the patients have different teeth, the cost properly depends upon the treatment planning and diagnosis.