Prosthodontist specialize in crowns, bridges and dentures and other methods to replace missing teeth. They construct oral prostheses to correct natural and acquired deformation of mouth and jaws to restore and maintain oral function, such as chewing and speaking, and to improve appearance.
After obtaining a Doctor of Dentistry degree, completing a residency in prosthodontic dentistry to specialize in this area is required.
Metropolitan Community College – Maple Woods2601 N.E. Barry Road
Kansas City, 64156-1299