Book your full mouth reconstruction with renowned cosmetic dentists in Wauwatosa, WI.
Patients with multiple oral health problems can lose standard oral functions in addition to losing an aesthetically pleasing smile. If you have a combination of dental issues, you need custom full mouth reconstruction to rebuild your oral cavity and rejuvenate your smile.
At Firefly Family Dentistry, we have an in-house team of prosthodontists and orthodontists led by Dr. Matthew Sandberg. We combine the latest restorative and cosmetic dentistry techniques to restore damaged tooth structures and rehabilitate oral health across the Wauwatosa, WI, area.
What Is Full Mouth Reconstruction?
Full mouth reconstruction or full mouth restoration is a dental treatment that combines general and cosmetic dental procedures. The goal is to improve a patient’s dental health by using a combination of approaches to solve existing functional or aesthetic issues with their dentition.
A team of dentists will work together to create a custom treatment plan for each patient. Depending on the state of an individual’s dental health, some of the dental care specialists that will come together on a full mouth reconstruction include a:
- Root canal specialist
- Dental surgeon
- Cosmetic dentist
- Clear Aligner specialist
Who Is a Candidate for Full Mouth Reconstruction?
Most candidates for full mouth reconstruction present multiple dental pathologies. We’ll go over your oral health during our consultation session to confirm your candidacy and the type of full mouth reconstruction you need.
Why Do People Get Full Mouth Reconstruction?
Some of the main reasons why people need a full mouth reconstruction are:
- Unhealthy behaviors such as tooth grinding
- Root canal problems
- Severely worn teeth due to systemic disease and congenital disorders
- Mouth damage or missing teeth due to trauma
- Tooth decay, tooth loss, or gum disease due to infection
- Jaw pain, tension headaches, bite problems, and severe malocclusion
Our Full Mouth Reconstruction Process
At Firefly Family Dentistry, we understand that every full mouth reconstruction procedure is different. During our initial consultation, we will confirm the number of dental procedures you need after X-ray and CT scans. Some of the procedures you may go through as a patient include the following:
- Oral surgery to remove infected gums and unhealthy bones
- Bone and gum grafting to support diseased or missing areas
- Ceramic onlays and inlays to fix diseased tooth or uneven bite
- Invisalign therapy to fix alignment issues
- Dentures or dental bridges to replace missing teeth
- Dental crowns to provide cover for and strengthen the unhealthy tooth
What Is the Treatment Duration for a Full Mouth Reconstruction?
The timeline for full dental restorative reconstruction will vary for different individuals. Some of the factors that affect the length of treatment include:
- The number of dental procedures you need
- Your preferences
- The availability of funds
Generally, full mouth rehabilitation procedures take at least one month to complete. In some cases, treatment may continue up to two years for severe cases requiring multiple surgeries and several dental implants.
Book Your Full Mouth Reconstruction Appointment Today
At Firefly Family Dentistry, we’ve completed many full-mouth reconstruction projects over the years. Our multi-specialty Wauwatosa dentists led by Dr. Matthew Sandberg and Dr. Thomas Sircher have helped many patients in the Wauwatosa, WI, area improve their oral hygiene and avert more severe health problems.
We strike a bond with our clients, and we remain compassionate throughout the treatment process. Call us today at 414-348-4192 to begin your journey toward optimum oral health.