• Why a Prothosdontist

  • Benefits of Going To a "Pro"

    Prosthodontists are experts in the restoration and replacement of teeth- they make smiles look beautiful and function the way they should. After completing dental school, Prosthodontists receive and extra three years of specialized training in an American Dental Association (ADA)  accredited graduate program. The extra three years of intense formal training beyond regular dental school ensures your receive service in state-of-the-art procedures and techniques such as:

    • Restoration of dental implants
    • Cosmetic dentistry
    • Complex care management involving multiple specialists
    • Complete and removable partial dentures
    • Replacing lost teeth
    • Special needs of geriatric patients
    • Children born with cleft palate or missing teeth
    • TMD (TMJ)- jaw joint problems
    • Traumatic injuries
    • Snoring and sleep disorders
    • Maxillofacial prosthetic procedures such as oral cancer reconstruction and continuing care

    Replacing Lost Teeth

    Loss of natural teeth, whether in an accident or as part of the natural aging process, can be traumatic and affect your outlook on life. Simple pleasures- like smiling or going out to eat become a source of stress or embarrassment. With the help of a Prosthodontist, there are many options if you have lost some or all of your teeth.

    Crowns, bridges and full or partial dentures are just some of the procedures that can help you regain your smile and improve your appearance and self confidence. Anther option is dental implants, a more permanent solution that has improved greatly over the last ten years, thanks to the pioneering techniques of Prosthodontists.

    Whether you need to replace one tooth or many, Dr Liou and Dr Shiotsu will work with you every step of the way, from the initial consultation through follow-up care.

    Creating your Perfect Smile

    A healthy smile is among the top aspects of a person's appearance that impacts self-esteem. If you're like many Americans and are unhappy about the "look" of your smile, you may want to consult with Dr Liou and Dr Shiotsu. They can improve your appearance by fixing broken, discolored or misshapen teeth and associated structures. Here are some of the cosmetic procedures that can improve your smile:

    • Placing complete crowns or "caps" onto teeth
    • Placing Veneers to conceal defects
    • Using bonding technology on a tooth's surface to change shape or close unwanted gaps
    • Bleaching discolored teeth to brighten and whiten smile

    It is our mission to provide the highest quality of patient care. We work closely with other dental professionals to provide the most comprehensive and effective treatments, and improve the quality of patients' lives.