Dentures are a very common prosthetic that are used to recreate the appearance and function of normal teeth. Sometimes dentures are used for a few teeth, while other times they are used to replace all the teeth in a person’s mouth.
Many people associate denture with old age, but in fact younger people may require dentures as well. For a variety of reasons, it may be necessary to use dentures to restore the function of the teeth and mouth.
Are Dentures Right for Me?
If you are missing teeth or having trouble with the function of your teeth, it may be necessary to use dentures. You should schedule a consultation with us so that we can assess your need for dentures and create a plan going forward.
How Long Does it Take to Get Dentures?
The gums must be properly prepared for dentures, so depending on the extent of the dental work it can take several months to get your dentures.
Are Dentures Uncomfortable?
While it may take some time to get used to wearing dentures, you will learn how to manipulate your tongue and cheeks to keep them in place. After the adjustment period, they will feel more normal for you.