Maxillofacial Prosthetics in Scottsdale

We provide services for prostheses that are necessary for patients with defects or disabilities that were present at birth (congenital), or developed due to disease or trauma (acquired).

What is a Maxillofacial Prosthodontist?
What is Maxillofacial Prosthetics?
What treatments are available with Maxillofacial Prosthetics?
I am in need of a Maxillofacial Prosthodontist. How do I coordinate care with my medical specialist?
I have dentures. Why did my radiation oncologist send me for a dental evaluation?

Extraoral Prostheses:

Ocular Prosthesis – Replaces eye

Orbital Prosthesis – Replaces eye and surrounding tissues

Auricular Prosthesis – Replaces ear

Nasal Prosthesis – Replaces nose

Ocular Prosthesis - Replaces Eye | Scottsdale Cosmetic and Implant Dentist | Scottsdale Esthetic & Implant Dentistry
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Intraoral Prostheses:

Obturator Prosthesis – Covers palate after loss of all or a portion of the upper jaw

Palatal Lift Prosthesis – Improves speech by moving soft palate to proper position

Palatal Augmentation (Drop) Prosthesis – Changes palatal contour to improve speech when a portion of the tongue is missing

Mandibular Resection Prosthesis – Replaces a portion of the lower jaw, teeth, and gum tissues

Fluoride Carrier – A tray that is filled with fluoride gel to reduce the risk of cavities. Often used for patients undergoing radiation therapy