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National Prosthodontics Awareness Week

April 19-25 we celebrate National Prosthodontics Awareness Week! This week is a time when we like to bring awareness to our dental specialty and educate people on what prosthodontists do. We often have patients that are referred to us by their family dentist and other dental specialists.  They may wonder, why did my dentist refer […]

Denture Sore Mouth (a.k.a. Denture Stomatitis)

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 […]

October is National Dental Hygiene Month

October is National Dental Hygiene month!  At San Diego Prosthodontics, it is our goal to help you attain a healthy smile.  We know that good dental hygiene starts at a young age. Dr. Recksiedler recently visited a local preschool to help educate children about the importance of brushing and flossing.