maxillofacial prosthodontics

The Slippery Slope of Dental Bone Loss

Erosion of the Earth and Dental Bone Loss in the human mouth share some similarities.  Both are devastatingly damaging; both are financially costly; and both have similar solutions. We have all seen images of hillside homes toppling from cliffs in California and heard about the destruction of … [Read more...] about The Slippery Slope of Dental Bone Loss

Pulling the Trigger: Going from “I Need Dental Implants” to “I Want Dental Implants”

Dental implants have become the state of the art in keeping a smile young and healthy, but until that priceless life asset is firmly intact as a part of you, there can often be a strenuous exercise in hesitation. … [Read more...] about Pulling the Trigger: Going from “I Need Dental Implants” to “I Want Dental Implants”

What is Maxillofacial Prosthetics? A Subspecialty of Prosthodontics

Maxillofacial Prosthetics is a subspecialty of Prosthodontics that involves rehabilitation of patients with defects or disabilities that were present at birth, sustained following trauma, or acquired following cancer or other disease treatment.  Many patients require replacement of more than just … [Read more...] about What is Maxillofacial Prosthetics? A Subspecialty of Prosthodontics

Join Pi for National Prosthodontics Awareness Week Open House

The American College of Prosthodontists supports the valuable role that prosthodontists play on the dental team. Prosthodontists, like orthodontists, periodontists, endodontists and pedodontists, are specialists in one specific field of dentistry. Their training to provide expertise in restorative … [Read more...] about Join Pi for National Prosthodontics Awareness Week Open House

Pi Dental Center Celebrates National Prosthodontics Awareness Week

At Fort Washington’s Pi Dental Center, we are celebrating the achievements this week of two board certified prosthodontists.  Dr. Tom Balshi, founder of the center and his partner, Dr. Glenn Wolfinger, are Fellows of the American College of Prosthodontists and are actively involved in cutting edge … [Read more...] about Pi Dental Center Celebrates National Prosthodontics Awareness Week

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