The Benefits of Going to a “PRO” Did you know that some dentists perform reconstructive dentistry after just a weekend course on a procedure? That may be okay, but you should know that dentists like Houston Prosthodontist, Dr. Mark Stankewitz receive an extra three years of intense, formal training after dental school. Formal postdoctoral training programs are only available in American Dental Association (ADA) accredited dental schools. Prosthodontics is one of the ten recognized dental specialties and are considered experts in RECONSTRUCTIVE DENTISTRY. This complex area of dentistry is one of the most difficult types of treatment and can take months or years to complete and sometimes involve the expertise and teamwork of other types of dental specialists as well as Prosthodontists. Effective management of these teams is the purview of the Prosthodontist who develop detailed treatment plans and sequencing to achieve an outstanding result. If you are considering reconstructive dentistry, you should do your research before making a decision in order to ensure proper care. As ADA recognized specialists, prosthodontists are qualified to offer care in state-of-the-art procedures and techniques, such as:
Complete and removable partial dentures
Replacing lost teeth
Temporomandibular joint syndrome/disorder
Snoring and sleep disorders
Rigorous training and experience provide prosthodontists with a special understanding of the dynamics of a smile, the preservation of a healthy mouth, and the creation of tooth replacements. Dr. Mark Stankewitz offers unique skills to deliver beautiful smiles that are biologically functional. If your looking for lasting results, call 713-4674-6335.