Medical-grade silicone maxillofacial prosthetic
material has the ability to match any skin colour using intrinsic and extrinsic colour system and is colour stable, has rubbery consistency to match the elasticity of the skin, is biologically inert, and is thus biocompatible.
Therapeutic effect- After surgical procedures in trauma and carcinoma cases, maxillofacial prosthetic
aids help by acting as carriers for medicinal applications.
Effects of processing parameters on physical properties of the silicone maxillofacial prosthetic
Taniguchi, "Development of an automatic speech intelligibility test system using a computerized speech recognition technique," Maxillofacial Prosthetics
; multidisciplinary practice.
Called the Maxillofacial Prosthetics
department, it is the phase of rehabilitation "when surgeons get done trying to fix somebody with tissue and bone issues," according to the department chief, Col.
Dental surgical intervention services include CDT codes for surgical periodontal services, maxillofacial prosthetics
, implant services, oral and maxillofacial surgery and surgical endodontic services.
He had a Residency in Prosthetic Dentistry at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Wood Wisconsin and a Residency in Maxillofacial Prosthetics
at the United States Naval Dental School in Bethesda, Maryland.
Over the past 3 1/2 days, two specialists in maxillofacial prosthetics
- one from Eugene and one from Florida - created a prosthetic "face" for Steltz.
In such cases, restoration of facial tissues can be done using maxillofacial prosthetics
. Introduction of newer materials like silicones, poly ether rubbers and use of implants to retain these prostheses have provided a new hope for the rehabilitation of such patients.