Achieve a Smile You Can Be Proud Of
Patients looking to improve the health, function, and appearance of their smiles may benefit from a full mouth reconstruction. This special dental treatment involves the combination of several cosmetic and restorative procedures to take your smile from dull to dazzling and healthy.
At Precision Dentistry Implants of Kerrville, Dr. Huff is proud to offer this treatment as a way for patients to completely transform their smiles. Read on to learn more about full mouth reconstructions and how you may benefit.
What Is a Full Mouth Reconstruction?
A full mouth reconstruction consists of a variety of cosmetic and restorative treatments to help you achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. During this treatment, both the upper and lower arches of your teeth will be restored. Dr. Huff can help rebuild your teeth and improve your quality of life, allowing you to enjoy a stunning smile with the perfect bite and ideal function.
We offer a variety of dental procedures to customize your reconstruction treatment and help you achieve the smile of your dreams. From gum disease treatment to dental implants, your Kerrville dentist can do it all.
Benefits of a Full Mouth Reconstruction
Full mouth reconstruction comes with a host of benefits, such as:
- Reduced risk of tooth decay and oral health complications
- Improved appearance and teeth function
- Longevity and durability
- Ability to chew, speak, and smile with ease and comfort
- Improved bite force
Candidacy for a Full Mouth Reconstruction
Dr. Huff may recommend a full mouth reconstruction to patients with:
- Teeth that have been lost due to decay or trauma
- Teeth that have been severely injured or fractured
- Teeth that have become severely worn as a result of long-term acid erosion (foods, beverages, acid reflux) or tooth grinding
- Teeth that have been stained or discolored
- Ongoing complaints of jaw, muscle, and headache pain requiring adjustments to the bite (occlusion)
Full mouth reconstruction is a major undertaking and requires extensive assessment and treatment planning. To learn if this treatment is right for you, contact our Kerrville office at (830) 896-8343 to schedule your appointment with Dr. Huff.
What to Expect From a Full Mouth Reconstruction
During your initial consultation, Dr. Huff will examine your mouth, take updated x-rays, and assess whether you have sufficient bone density. Your Kerrville dentist will also take the time to discuss your concerns related to your smile and what you would like to accomplish with the procedures.
Depending on your preferences, the following adjustments can be made to improve the aesthetics of your smile:
- Dental crowns
- Fixed bridges
- Dental implants
- Partial and full dentures
- Tooth-colored fillings
- Gum recontouring
- Orthodontics with Invisalign
- Porcelain veneers and other cosmetic services
Dr. Huff will provide you with a customized treatment plan outlining any adjustments that need to be made to improve your smile and discuss any issues related to your oral health. If you have insufficient bone density, a bone graft may be necessary prior to reconstruction. Your personalized treatment plan will also include a timeline so you’ll know what to expect.
Frequently Asked Questions
The length of a full mouth reconstruction depends on the needs of each patient and the details of their procedure. During your free consultation, Dr. Huff will examine your oral health to create your customized treatment plan, which will include a more accurate description of your reconstruction timeline.
On average, the procedures take place over the course of several months, and may even take up to one year. To learn how long your treatment will take, schedule an appointment with Dr. Huff by calling our Kerrville office at (830) 896-8343.
The cost of your full mouth reconstruction treatment will depend on several factors, such as which cosmetic and restorative treatments are included in your personalized plan. Dr. Huff will provide you with a cost estimate at your initial consultation.
We recommend contacting your dental insurance provider beforehand to learn what your plan will cover. You can also visit our financing page to learn more about your payment options, as well as how to apply for aid from third-party financing companies like CareCredit and LendingClub.
Dental implants are used to improve the appearance of your smile with natural-looking crowns that fill in gaps between missing teeth. Full mouth reconstruction utilizes various cosmetic and restorative procedures, which may include dental implants, to address more complex needs to give you a completely new smile. Dr. Huff will assess your oral health needs at your free consultation to determine which treatment you’ll benefit the most from.