Jennifer L. Wiens Priebe, DDS MS FACP
Jonathan P. Wiens, DDS MSD FACP
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6177 Orchard Lake Road Suite 120, West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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An acquired defect in the jaw or soft palate due to an oral tumor or trauma
Your prosthodontist will fabricate an obturator or resection prosthesis, which may include precision attachments and/or implants, to close the defect in the jaw and to replace missing teeth.
An acquired or congenital defect resulting in loss of an ear, nose, eye, or other area of the face
Your prosthodontist will work closely with your team of physicians in order to determine the best treatment for you. Often times, replacement can be as simple as a silicone-based prosthetic which is retained with medical grade adhesive or even craniofacial implants. Our in-house laboratory technicians are true artists in fabricating life-like prosthetics. Each treatment plan is custom tailored to your needs, and it is best to consult with your prosthodontist for your unique treatment plan.
Some of the types of head & neck/oral cancers for which our West Bloomfield prosthodontists are involved in the patient's total rehabilitation include:
For further information on support groups for oral/head & neck cancers/tumors and other orofacial defects and resources, please visit the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics.