Life is about choices, and the goal for Providence Prosthodontics is to ensure that every patient has thorough understanding of the various treatment options and the benefits, costs and timelines of each so that each patient can make an informed decision relative to their dental care as it relates to their needs, means and desires.
We are Dental Implant Specialists. Our expertise in dental implant technology allows us the greatest capability in providing our patients with the best possible care for implant services. Often we treat patients that have experienced implant complications. Dental implants aid in replacing a single tooth, several teeth, or even all of your teeth to preserve patients’ natural bite and to achieve optimal comfort and stability.
Crowns, Bridges and Veneers
Our in-house dental lab technicians and skilled doctors customize the most appropriate restoration to meet the needs of our patients. Each crown, bridge or veneer is carefully crafted specifically for optimal function and appearance to give you the smile you deserve.
A crown is a permanent covering that fits over an original tooth that is either decayed, damaged or cracked.
Veneers are a great aesthetic solution to your smile that may even help you avoid orthodontic treatment. Subtle changes to your smile can be achieved with veneers, and in most cases, veneer application is completed in only two office visits.
Bridges safeguard the integrity of existing teeth and help maintain a healthy vibrant smile. There are three main types of bridges: Fixed Bridge, the “Maryland” Bridge and the Cantilever Bridge.
TMJ /Temporomandibular Disorders
The Temporomandibular Joint, more commonly referred to as the jaw joint assists in the basic opening and closing movements of the jaw. Unfortunately, this joint is a common area for recurring pain in the head, neck and shoulders, and is a big contributor to severe headaches. Our proven techniques restore the function of the oral cavity as well as eliminate pain associated with disorders of the TMJ.
Our in house dental laboratory allows the doctors to work closely with skilled dental technicians and ceramists. Providing the utmost in precision dentistry & personal aesthetic dental services.
High Technology Services
As recognized innovators of utilizing CT scanning technology in dentistry, Dr. Greg and Dr. David, are excited to provide patients with the most accurate low-dose diagnostic technology – 1/10 of the radiology emitted from medical scanners making it the safest and most ideal form of radiographic imaging.
The CS 9300 is designed for patient comfort and efficiency. Variable field technology enhances imaging quality which is a vital element to meet the
need of a variety of dental disciplines such as general dentistry, orthodontics, prosthodontics planning, implant planning and treatment, and TMJ related treatment.
Esthetic and Cosmetic Dental Services
We strive to create the beautiful smile you deserve. We offer many options to enhance the appearance of your smile with whitening, veneers, bonding and other restorative options. Every step of your care at our office includes aesthetics and occlusion management to give you a beautiful smile with a health bite.
Our on-site dental lab technicians work with our doctors and patients to ensure the utmost comfort, appearance and function for their customized denture. Our denture services range from partial dentures to full-mouth implant dentures allowing us to provide our patients with options that best meet their individual needs.
Preventative Dental Services
Routine dental cleanings, sealants and fluoride help prevent tooth decay as well as maintain and improve gum health.
As prosthodontists, we are dedicated to the highest standards of care in the restoration and replacement of teeth, making us the best choice when choosing your oral healthcare provider. We have specialized training in complete oral rehabilitation. Our expertise encompasses services to treat: traumatic facial injuries, birth abnormalities like cleft palates or other craniofacial anomalies requiring treatment that deals not only with the current problem, but looks ahead to the future to avoid compromises in appearance as well as function -including speech, swallowing and chewing. Additionally, we treat patients needing reconstruction due to oral cancers and those who have undergone surgery or radiation treatment of cancer.
Complicated Dental Procedures
Patients with extensive rehabilitation involving care from multiple medical disciplines, patients with deteriorated bone-structure and gums, and patients with extremely worn teeth, deep vertical overlap and/or a history of bruxism, clenching or Temporomandibular disorders present a difficult scenario, which often present unique problems that is best treated by a specialist. As Prosthodontists, we are trained to manage and appropriately stage the treatment needs of such patients.
Prosthodontists are dedicated to the highest standards of care in the restoration and replacement of teeth, making us the best choice when choosing your oral healthcare provider.
Root Canal Therapy and Extractions
A root canal involves therapy below the gum line to treat a diseased or damaged tooth root. A healthy root is needed in order to preserve the integrity of the tooth structure. Should the root or tooth structure be unsavable, an extraction may be recommended and other alternatives for tooth replacement will be recommended. Our high-tech images and expertise in the diagnosis and care of patients allow us to properly assess and plan for restorations.
Excessive sleepiness is common in people with Obtrusive Sleep Apnea and other sleep disorders treatable with a customized appliance available at our office.
Oral disease/pathology is the specialty of dentistry and pathology which deals with the nature, identification, and management of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial regions. It is a science that investigates the causes, processes and effects of these diseases.
Achieve confidence with a beautiful bright smile! We offer numerous teeth whitening options — ask our team about the best option to meet your dental needs.
We offer an invisible alternative to traditional braces. Invisalign is the clear way to straighten your teeth using aligners. Aligners are removable and virtually invisible, which means you can straighten your teeth without anyone knowing; and you can still eat and drink what you want. Removable braces allow you to brush and floss normally, and there are no wires, metal or brackets to cause mouth abrasions.
We offer one of the latest technological advances in dentistry with digital radiography, also known as digital X-rays. Not only are they friendly to the environment, they are much safer than traditional X-rays and allow the doctors to enhance images for the most precise diagnosis. Digital radiographs reduce a patient’s radiation exposure by 90 percent!