Referring Doctors Can Trust Prosthodontics of the Carolinas to Provide Their Patients with Specialist Care

General dentistry offers a wide range of treatment methods to handle basic dental and oral care needs. However, not all dentists have the specialist training or availability to tools and technology to handle all forms of specialist care. In situations like this, many dentists in the Charlotte, North Carolina area can feel comfortable referring their patients to Prosthodontics of the... read more »

Bone Atrophy Can Affect the Way Your Dentures Fit

Dentures are meant to replace teeth lost to chronic periodontal disease and long-term issues with tooth decay. When Dr. Ralph Hoffmann first fit you for your dentures, they took a detailed impression of the underlying gum structure. This served as a guide for the professional dental lab technician that custom crafted the dental appliance. The end product was a set... read more »

Do You Know How to Care for Your Dental Implants?

Taking care of dental implants is the key to their longevity. Dental implants are extremely durable and long-lasting provided they are not abused, neglected, or damaged. If you let gum disease ravage your mouth, your gum tissue will not be strong enough to continue to hold your implants in place. To take good care of your new dental implants, we encourage... read more »

Oral Accidents Happen, Save Your Smile With Dental Implants

Oral accidents can happen, but you can save your smile with dental implants. Thankfully, if you lose a tooth or two it doesn’t have to be a permanent condition. Modern advances in technology and the state-of-the-art craftsmanship of our team at Prosthodontics of the Carolinas allows Dr. Hoffmann and Dr. Griswold to custom-craft implants that will look and act much like... read more »

A Bone Graft Can Restore Lost Structure in Your Mouth

Chronic problems with gum disease, or past tooth extractions can potentially result in a loss of bone structure in key parts of your mouth. This can sometimes be a problem for providing dentures with a secure fit, or having enough structure to restore a missing tooth with a dental implant. In a case like this Dr. Hoffmann and Dr. Griswold can... read more »