When you have recurring dental problems, like decaying teeth, jaw pain, or broken teeth, that could mean you have underlying issues that bite restoration can resolve. Scott E. Prawat, DDS, of Los Gatos, California, offers holistic bite restoration that finds the source of your dental issues and helps prevent long-term damage to your teeth and gums. To see how a bite restoration can help you, call the office, or schedule an appointment online today.
A bite restoration is a dental process that improves your oral health by treating underlying problems that could be causing pain or recurrent issues. As a holistic dentist, Dr. Prawat is concerned about your:
Aging, past dental work, and long-term stress also impact the tissues that support your teeth, gums, and face. Even subtle changes in your mouth's structure can cause pain, increased risk of infection, and need for frequent dental intervention. Bite restoration helps to identify the issues that could impact your long-term oral health and correct them.
Initially, Dr. Prawat collects your health history and performs a thorough dental assessment, including an oral exam and digital X-rays. He creates a customized bite restoration plan that may include:
Dr. Prawat discusses each phase of your bite restoration and helps you understand your personalized treatment plan's risks and benefits.
Even subtle changes, like building up a short or uneven tooth, could make a big difference in how your upper and lower bite work together. Quality bite restoration offers many benefits, including:
By fixing your bite problems, you can relax the muscles and tissues in your face, which can soften wrinkles and give you a more youthful appearance. Bite restoration fixes the issues that lead to other costly and painful issues down the road. Rather than just treating the symptoms, bite restoration corrects the problems before they happen.
To see if bite restoration can help improve your oral health, call the office, or schedule an appointment online with Scott E. Prawat, DDS today.