Tooth Replacement: The Different Options

2018-10-19T09:12:33+00:00January 2nd, 2019|

For those who need tooth replacement, it can be overwhelming looking at all of the different options available at Commonwealth Prosthodontics, and difficult to figure out which treatment would best suit their individual needs. Below is an in-depth look at the various options for replacing missing teeth that will provide the information you need for [...]

Dr. Schleider Earns Best Bedside Manner Award

2018-11-14T09:27:43+00:00November 15th, 2018|

Please join us in congratulating Dr. David Schleider for being honored with an award for  “Best Bedside Manner” from OurHealth Richmond Magazine! For the past 6 years, OurHealth Richmond has polled the public for local medical providers that have the best bedside manner, and Dr. Schleider of Commonwealth Prosthodontics has been recognized in the Cosmetic [...]

Dr. Catherine Dallow Joins Commonwealth Prosthodontics!

2018-10-19T09:27:07+00:00November 2nd, 2018|

Commonwealth Prosthodontics is pleased to announce that Dr. Catherine Dallow is bringing her skills and experience to our team, joining us as an Associate Prosthodontist! Dr. Dallow received her education as a Doctor in Dental Surgery (D.D.S) from the University of Panama in the Republic of Panama in 2005, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. [...]

Five Ongoing Dental Implant Care Considerations

2018-09-28T13:38:27+00:00October 1st, 2018|

Dental implants are durable and long-lasting appliances, but they do require some degree of care, both immediately after the implant procedure and on a continuing basis. Commonwealth Prosthodontics wants to provide you with what you should know about caring for your dental implants and maintaining your oral health. Follow All Provided Instructions One of the [...]

Dental Implants: Are They Right For You?

2018-06-14T09:55:37+00:00September 1st, 2018|

It's not ideal to have a missing tooth. There is the aesthetic factor, of course: the empty space in your smile can lead to self-consciousness and an unwillingness to smile at all. That gap can also have an impact on how you eat or talk and your other teeth may shift to take advantage of [...]

Denture Implants or Dentures: Which Is Right For You?

2018-05-09T10:17:45+00:00July 1st, 2018|

Choosing between dentures or implant dentures can be a difficult decision for you to make. Both options can help those who are missing teeth and they come in several forms to accommodate a variety of patients. It is important to understand the differences when making the decision to invest in teeth replacement therapy. Commonwealth Prosthodontics [...]

What Is A Prosthodontist and Why Do I Need One?

2018-04-04T08:55:46+00:00June 1st, 2018|

There are many sub-specialties in dentistry, but one you may have never heard about is prosthodontics. Prosthodontics play a critical role in the overall treatment of many individuals needing more than just general dental care. Commonwealth Prosthodontics is a full service dental practice that specializes in prosthodontic dentistry. What Is Prosthodontics? Sometimes called dental prosthetics, [...]

Why Should You Choose Dental Implants?

2018-03-14T08:01:13+00:00May 1st, 2018|

Until recently, the only cosmetic and functional options available for people with missing teeth were removable dentures or bridges. Today, advancements in technology offer a more permanent solution for missing teeth called dental implants. Dental implants are replacement teeth and tooth roots. Implants provide a strong foundation for fixed (permanent) replacement teeth that are made [...]