Dental hygiene

  • Oral health assessment, patient instruction and oral prophylaxis
  • Scaling and root planing to treat periodontal disease
  • Periodontal maintenance and dental implant maintenance

Dental sleep medicine

  • Comprehensive oral and radiographic examination for obstructive sleep apnea
  • Fabrication of oral appliance (mandibular advancement device) for obstructive sleep apnea

Note: For medical insurance benefit, consideration of a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea and a physician oral appliance order is necessary.

Maxillofacial prosthetics

  • Restore deficiencies within the mouth (intraoral): obturators and resection appliances using modern techniques of virtual surgical and prosthetic planning together with head and neck surgical team
  • Restore deficiencies outside the mouth (extraoral): ears, nose, eyes or any combination
  • Restore clefts: nasoalveolar molding and definitive prostheses
  • Radiation and medical oncology consultation: before, during and after cancer therapy

Orofacial pain and TMD

  • Pharmacological management of neuropathic pain conditions
  • Nonsurgical management of temporomandibular disorders
  • Surgical management of temporomandibular joint pain (arthrocentesis, arthroscopy, total joint replacement)
  • Referral to appropriate consultative services for evaluation and possible treatment, such as the Pain Rehabilitation Center

Orthodontic and dentofacial orthopedics

  • Craniofacial reconstruction and special needs: nasoalveolar molding (NAM) and Latham's appliances
  • Orthognathic surgical orthodontics
  • Pediatric, adolescent and adult orthodontic care, using metal or clear braces and clear aligners
  • Dentofacial orthopedic appliances and tooth guidance for the growing child

Periodontics

  • Periodontal disease: treatment of bone and gum around natural teeth
  • Dental implants: placement, treatment, and maintenance of implants
  • Gingival recession: treatment of gum loss around teeth and implants
  • Bone and soft tissue regeneration

Prosthodontics

  • Restore missing teeth with dental implants: single tooth or multiple teeth
  • Restore complete mouth with implants: may be fixed or removable, depending on clinical presentation
  • Restore natural teeth with crowns and veneers: single, multiple and full mouth
  • Restore missing teeth with removable prostheses: partial dentures and complete dentures
Sept. 13, 2017