Dentistry is not just about teeth!
Maxillofacial Prosthetics is a sub-specialty of Prosthodontics that involves rehabilitation of patients with defects or disabilities that were present when born or developed due to diseases. Prostheses are often needed to replace missing areas of bone or tissue and restore oral functions such as swallowing, speech, and chewing.
It can help patients with intra oral defect and extra oral defect with respect to nose, eyes, ears or combined.
The objectives of these prosthesis is :
- Restore function
- Promote healing
- Psychological support Prosthesis for intraoral Defect: