Category Archives: Full Mouth Rehab

Worn down teeth

front teeth worn down dental veneers

Case of the week Do you have worn down teeth? Worn down teeth, especially the front teeth, is a concern that many people have with the look of their smile. The reasons your teeth have worn down is likely multi-factorial but nearly all involve some sort of teeth grinding. Before and after photos Sharon was […]

Anterior wear

Cupped teeth

Anterior wear no posterior must make shallow guidance. unknown source Must ortho intrude or cl anteriors? Spear Cupped anteriors showing lack of room for envelope of movement.   Pathway Wear From Spear The wear this patient has on her lower anteriors is something I know you all have seen before. I bet if you look […]

Pre Work Thoughts

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

Step 1 for full mouth dental rehabilitation Step 2–> Prior to impressing for final prosthesis ideally Temporomandibular joints in proper disc and condylar position in centric relation Occlusally equal intensity stops on teeth or acceptable substitute checked with T-Scan No posterior contact in excursive movements Anterior guidance in harmony with envelope of function If joints […]

Data gathering Visit #1

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

<–Step 1  Step 2 for full mouth dental rehabilitation    Step 3–> Patient Visit Discussion of what patient hopes to accomplish.  Patient goals. Photo series and maxillary and mandibular PVS impressions. Fabricate NTI or similar AMPSA for immediate night time use Power bleach Doctor time Length determination -Esthetic point A Max incisal edge position first then […]

Treatment plan – Visit #2

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

<–Step 2  Step 3 for full mouth dental rehabilitation    Step 4–> During appointment With AMPSA take bite registration with Futar D being sure to get molars Decrease height and take again repeat 2-3 until nearly touching or ICP Get Kois Dento-Facial Analyzer with photos Present treatment plan and discuss options Show digital photo of proposed […]

Prep and temp Visit #3

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

<–Step 3  Step 4 for full mouth dental rehabilitation    Step 5–> Appointment time If subtractive preparation needed then proceed with that first Place siltech stent and fabricate additive temporaries (can skip but makes ideal prep easier) If changing incisal position or vertical then must do temps and confirm speech and spacing Check E and S […]

Open vertical dimension occlusion

flow vents

Vertical dimension occlusion can be opened Vertical can be opened to almost anything that appears esthetic and works with speech.  Must open anterior at same time as posterior to avoid headaches, muscle fatigue, and para-function.  Prep, temp, and restore via a SDA theory.  Then do molars last. Uwe Mohr post #10 Steps Accurate pre-op casts […]