Full Mouth Rehabilitation

Full Mouth Rehabilitation

Why do you need Full Mouth Rehabilitation?

  • Teeth that have been lost due to decay or trauma.
  • Teeth that have been injured or fractured.
  • Teeth that have become severely worn as a result of long-term acid erosion (foods, beverages, acid reflux) or tooth grinding.
  • Ongoing complaints of jaw, muscle and headache pain requiring adjustments to the bite (occlusion).

Cause of tooth attrition

  1. badly worn teeth due to bruxism (teeth grinding)
  2. Some disorder eg. GERD, Bulimia
  3. Loss multiple teeth cause the rest attrition quickly.

How to do?

Prosthodontist will do crowns on all attrition teeth, increase lower facial height (looks younger) and restore the crown height to normal.  Patient will wear temporary crowns in order to get used to with the new level of occlusion for 1-2 months before fix the permanent crowns.  In case missing teeth, dental implant, dental bridge or removable denture is needed to reduce attrition of natural teeth.



How long does it take?

Normally, treatment time is around 2-3 months. If dental implant is included, treatment time will be increased to be 2-4 months.