Bruxism And Dentures – 5 Things To Know About Grinding Your Dentures

Bruxism, or teeth clenching, can take a toll on your oral health. Many who live with bruxism, particularly sleep bruxism, can see their natural teeth sustaining damage over time. Bruxism continues even once you have dentures and can impact their condition from grinding dentures. Learning more about bruxism and how to … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: Sleeping With Dentures

Dentures are an excellent solution for the replacement of lost natural teeth. Your dentures can restore your smile and the functionality that was lost with the loss of natural teeth. While some dentists may recommend that you keep your new dentures in overnight for that first night, the truth is that there are some concerns … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: What Are Denture Liners?

Dentures are a great way to restore your smile, and of course, restore some of that functionality that was lost when your natural teeth were no longer in place. Still, it can seem like there is a steep learning curve as a denture wearer, with so many new products and phrases. One of the terms you may hear when getting … [Read more...]

Should You Fix Your Teeth Or Get Dentures?

Have you struggled for several years with several dental concerns? We often hear from patients that they are torn between the decision to fix teeth or get dentures after having their problem teeth pulled. When teeth are continually causing difficulties, it can be easy to understand why you are tempted to have them removed … [Read more...]

Dental Phobia – 5 Tips To Overcome Your Fear Of The Dentist

One of the most common reasons that people don’t visit the dentist is because they have an overwhelming fear of the dentist. The fear can extend to several things that are associated with dentists. Dental phobia can be related to a fear of medical professionals and a fear of needles. As with any type of phobia, it can … [Read more...]

Complete Denture Anatomy – What Makes Up Your Dentures?

Whether partial or full, dentures can restore both your ability to smile with confidence and your ability to enjoy foods that you love. But do you know what goes into the making of your dentures? There are several parts to your complete dentures, each serving a vital role in ensuring that your dentures look and function … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: What Can You Eat With Dentures?

There are so many benefits to getting dentures. Your new dentures have restored your smile, boosted your confidence and best of all restored your ability to enjoy your favorite foods again. You may wonder what to eat with new dentures, or whether some of your comfort foods are off limits now that you are a denture wearer. … [Read more...]

Facial Collapse – What Is It And How To Avoid It

After the loss of your natural teeth, dentures can offer the restorative solution you are looking for. More than restoring your smile, dentures can restore functionality where it was once lost when the natural teeth were in poor health or had been lost. Over time, denture wearers may start to notice several changes to their … [Read more...]

Everything You Need To Know About TMJ And Dentures

Dentures can restore functionality and aesthetics after having lost multiple teeth. There are some well-known concerns about dentures, but many are not aware of the connection between TMJ and dentures. The more that you understand about your dentures and how they can have an impact on your life overall, the better you will … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: Will Drinking Alcohol Damage My Dentures?

Your dentures will restore your smile and your oral functionality. They also come with some restrictions, including avoiding soaking them overnight in solutions that contain alcohol. It can be tempting to leave your dentures soaking overnight in mouthwash, or to use products containing isopropyl alcohol to clean them. This … [Read more...]