Do Your Dentures Need To Be Reshaped, Adjusted, Or Repaired?

If you’re missing teeth, you may rely on dentures to help you speak, eat, and smile normally. While your dentures are custom-designed to your mouth, you may run into fit issues down the line. If your dentures have become uncomfortable recently, you may be wondering what you can do if your dentures no longer seem to … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: A Look Back Through The History Of Dentures

If you have an imperfect smile, you might be considering a few ways to get the toothy grin of your dreams. Depending on your specific needs, your dentist may recommend full or partial dentures. But before investing, it’s important to know what dentures are and understand their history — allowing you to make a well-informed … [Read more...]

How Often Should I Change My Toothbrush?

You brush, floss, and keep up with your routine dental appointments for good preventative care. By all accounts, you’re the perfect dental patient! Have you given thought to just how often you change out your toothbrush though? Are the bristles frayed and broken? Have you been sick since you got your current … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: Can Dentures Affect Taste?

There are so many benefits to wearing dentures. For many denture wearers, the best part is the ability to once again enjoy biting and chewing some of their favorite foods. While they can bite and chew better now, some may find that they lose some of their ability to taste their favorite foods. Are the dentures are … [Read more...]

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...]