What is a Prosthodontist?

A prosthodontist is a dental professional who specializes in treating bite and tooth issues using a fixed or removable dental prostheses. Every prosthodontist is required to get a full dental degree before devoting an additional three years to the study of prosthodontics.

At Southwest Specialty Group, our prosthodontist Dr. Jose Viquez often serves as team lead during more complex dental restorations, working in tandem with our periodontists, oral surgeon and other specialists to help patients get the smile of their dreams.

Our Full Range of Prosthodontic Treatments

The role of a prosthodontist is complex and wide ranging. At Southwest Specialty Group, our prosthodontist can assist in restoring damaged teeth through the use of fillings, veneers and crowns, and also replace missing teeth using dentures, a removable partial denture, dental implants, a fixed bridge or a combination of the above.
Combining decades of experience with today’s latest dental technologies, we help patients achieve amazing results in terms of both aesthetics and functionality.

Reasons You Should See a Prosthodontist:

  • Missing teeth
  • Aesthetic concerns
  • TMJ problems
  • Bite issues