What is Prosthodontics?

Prosthodontics is a recognised dental speciality relating to the diagnosis, rehabilitation and maintenance of oral function involving numerous disciplines to restore missing, damaged or compromised teeth and/ or surrounding facial tissues.

 

What is a Prosthodontist?

A Prosthodontist is a registered dental specialist committed to the improvement of function and appearance of teeth through the reconstruction of teeth, the replacement of missing teeth and adjacent oral and facial tissues and the rehabilitation and maintenance of oral health.

A prosthodontist has completed an additional three years of intensive postgraduate study, research and training enabling them to provide complex restorative treatment at an advanced level.