Oral Healthcare for Seniors

On September 28, 2016, in Blog, Prosthesis Care, Prosthodontics, senior dental care, senior dental care, by Joanne

Oral Healthcare for Seniors   Having more candles on your birthday cake and fewer teeth in your mouth do not necessarily go hand in hand. Oral healthcare for seniors is extremely important.  It is true that aging does make your teeth more susceptible to dental damage due to wear.  However, there are several things you […]

Dental Implants– Benefits of the Specialist Team Approach to Treatment

On April 13, 2016, in Blog, Implants, Prosthodontics, Restoration Options, by Joanne

Are you confused about where to go for dental implant treatment?  Many different dentists claim to be ‘leaders and experts’ in the field of implant dentistry.  There are a number of implant centers and general dentists who offer to provide both the surgical and restorative aspects of dental implant treatment.  In order to decide what […]

What are the options when missing multiple teeth?

Part 2: Replacing Multiple Teeth Replacing multiple teeth can be achieved using one of several therapeutic options: a conventional fixed bridge, multiple single-tooth implant restorations, a fixed implant supported bridge, a removable partial denture, or an implant-assisted removable partial denture.  Treatment options vary with individual needs.  Appropriate space, gum tissue, underlying bone and overall health […]

 

What Are The Options To Replace Your Missing Tooth – Fixed Bridge

On December 7, 2015, in Blog, Dental Bridge, Prosthodontics, Uncategorized, by Scott Recksiedler

When replacing a missing tooth or multiple teeth, there are several acceptable therapeutic options. Depending on the number and health of the remaining teeth, options to replace missing teeth can include something “fixed” or “removable”. Both of these options can either be attached to the reamining teeth or to dental implants surgically placed in the […]

Dr. Gulbransen Appointed Prosthodontic Consultant

On November 16, 2015, in Announcements, Blog, Implants, Prosthodontics, by Scott Recksiedler

San Diego Prosthodontics is proud to announce that Dr. Harold Gulbransen has been appointed to the position of prosthodontic consultant for the San Diego Mini Residency Implant Study Club run by Drs. Jason Gile, Brian Oleksy, and James Eckstein of the Center for Oral and Facial Surgery. Dr. Gulbransen has lectured extensively both nationally and […]

Denture Sore Mouth (Denture Stomatitis)

On September 4, 2015, in Announcements, Blog, Dentures, Prosthesis Care, Prosthodontics, by Scott Recksiedler

Denture Sore Mouth or Denture Stomatitis is characterized by inflammation, irritation, and redness of the oral mucosa covered by a denture bearing surface. While the incidence of complete edentulism is declining, continued growth in the population strongly suggests the rate of edentulism will remain constant or even increase. Thus, denture sore mouth and the need […]

 

San Diego Prosthodontics Welcomes Dr. Scott Recksiedler

On April 21, 2015, in Announcements, Blog, Prosthodontics, Uncategorized, by Joanne

It is with the greatest pleasure that we welcome Dr. Scott Recksiedler to San Diego Prosthodontics!   Beginning in July 2015, Dr. Recksiedler will be joining our prosthodontic dental team. We feel very fortunate to have such a competent, qualified and skilled specialist join our San Diego prosthodontic practice. You will find him very approachable […]

National Prosthodontics Awareness Week–April 12-18, 2015

What is National Prosthodontics Awareness Week? The American College of Prosthodontists advocates for the valuable role that prosthodontists play on the dental team. To this end, our National Prosthodontics Awareness Week (April 12-18) focuses on raising public awareness about the critical importance of a healthy mouth. A healthy mouth and replacing missing teeth are necessary […]

 

Continuing Education at San Diego Prosthodontics

Dr. Recksiedler, Dr. Gulbransen and his grandson, Andrew   Continuing education in the field of Prosthodontics is very important at the office of SAN DIEGO PROSTHODONTICS. March 12-14, 2015, Dr. Gulbransen attended the ACADEMY OF OSSEOINTEGRATION annual meeting in San Francisco. Dr. Gulbransen is proud to be a member of this specialist organization which meets […]