What is a cosmesis prosthetic?

Cosmetic/functional. A cosmetic prosthesis is generally for just that, cosmetic reasons. There is no real functionality to it. A functional prosthesis would have a purpose in helping to move or accomplish a task.

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What various types of cosmesis prosthetics are available?

Quality. There are different quality if material used to make the prosthesis, but more importantly is the quality of the makers ability to match your skin color. Read more...

Just how lifelike can today's cosmesis prosthetics look?

You have to be... ...Careful not to make them look better than your real teeth; other than looking too perfect, they are, well, perfect. Read more...

How much have cosmesis prosthetics improved over the years?

Prosthetics. You need to see a licensed prothetist and orthotist in an orthopaedic brace shop to be properly evaluated and fit with prosthetics due to your limb loss. Lots of hybrid joint combinations available based on the level of amputation. Would also strongly recc aggressive physical therapy after fitting to retrain you to stand and walk! best of luck and god bless ! Read more...