What are the different ways a smile makeover can be done?

A smile makeover can be done in several ways. For some people, it's just some orthodontics, clear liner therapy, and whitening. For others, it's veneers, while some people require implants.

What constitutes a full mouth reconstruction?

A full mouth reconstruction refers to a situation when an individual still has a lot of their teeth or most of them, and they are in significantly good shape to be restored. This process involves a crown on either every tooth in the mouth or half of the teeth in the mouth.

How long does a patient wear temporary crowns during a full mouth reconstruction?

A patient will wear temporary crowns for two or three months during a full mouth reconstruction.

What is the purpose of the temporary crowns?

The purpose of the temporary crowns is to get the bite right, ensure the patient's jaw joint muscles are comfortable, confirm the patient is happy with the changes and the color chosen, and basically work out all the kinks before moving to the final restorations.

What is the cost of a full mouth reconstruction?

The cost of a full mouth reconstruction is around $1,500 per tooth, meaning the total cost can range from $30,000 to $50,000.

Are there financing options available for this procedure?

Yes, there are financing options available at Dulac Dental. They have a number of third-party financing options that patients can utilize, or patients can consider financing a second mortgage on their house.

How long does a full mouth reconstruction last?

If well taken care of, a full mouth reconstruction can last 20 to 30 years.

Who would be a good candidate for a full mouth reconstruction?

Full mouth reconstruction is a good option for people who want their smile back, but don't want to go to implants and are broken down beyond the point of whitening or veneers.

How can someone get more information or schedule a consultation for a full mouth reconstruction?

Anyone interested in more information or wanting to schedule a consultation for a full mouth reconstruction can call our office at (703) 451-4500.