Education Clinics: Prosthodontics
Description of Care
A prosthodontist is a dental specialist who is
skilled in the replacement of missing teeth and
the restoration of natural teeth.
Prosthodontists are trained to
mouth problems, optimal esthetic demands, and
facial deformities. Common procedures performed
by prosthodontists include complete dentures,
partial dentures, fixed bridges, crowns,
implants, veneers, and more.
Become a Patient
Patients are screened by referral from a dentist and are selected for
treatment according to the needs of the program.
Not all patients will be accepted for treatment.
Patients who are accepted into the LSUHSC
Prosthodontics Clinic will be treated by one of our
residents. Residents in our program have
completed four years of dental training and have
been awarded their dental degree. They have
opted to return for three additional years of
training to increase their skills in diagnosing
and treating whole-mouth restorations under
Dentists may fax referrals to 504-941-8284.
Payment for prosthodontic treatment in the
advanced education clinic is required
prior to initiation of treatment.
in other departments
at the LSUHSC School of Dentistry will require
The Prosthodontic Clinic is located on the 4th
floor of the LSUHSC School of Dentistry Clinic
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:00
-12:00 a.m. and 1:00-4:30 p.m.