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RELINING OF OLD DENTURE

When it’s time for denture reline?

If denture is old and you haven’t visit a dentist for a while, who would reviewed the current situation in your mouth, then it may be the time to make an appointment. Old denture can lose on its stability and retention, because it is sitting all the time on jaw bone, which is reshaping through whole life. Bone can over the years increasingly disappear, so you can eventually start to notice, that your previously good denture is starting to become loose and falling out of the mouth. In some cases the problem can be corrected by relining procedure. Your dentist will decide, whether this procedure is feasible on your denture. Read more

IMMEDIATE DENTURE

Is it possible to remove the teeth and immediately insert a denture?

The answer is yes. Such dentures are called immediate dentures. They are inserted on the same day that natural teeth are removed.

What are the advantages?

Immediate dentures ensure, that you never show up in a public with missing teeth. It is also easier to imitate the shape, color and placement of artificial teeth according to your natural teeth. Immediate denture is inserted over the wound that was created after teeth were extracted, so it can act as a patch and stops bleeding. Immediate denture also allows instant chewing.  Read more