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Santana Park Dental Care

Full And Partial Dentures

A denture is a removable dental appliance replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissue. They are made to closely resemble your natural teeth and may even enhance your smile.
There are 2 types of dentures - complete and partial dentures. Complete dentures are used when all of the teeth are missing, while partial dentures are used when some natural teeth remain.
Dentures are made to resemble your natural teeth so there should be no noticeable change in your appearance. In fact, they can even improve your smile!

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Dentures FAQ's

  • How do you clean your dentures?

    In cleaning your dentures you should first rinse away loose food particles thoroughly. Then moisten your toothbrush and apply denture cleanser. Brush every surface, scrubbing gently to avoid damage.

  • Why use a denture?

    This restoration method is used to restore your smile and mouth function if all your teeth have been lost.
    Dentures are custom created to resemble and take the place of your natural teeth. Complete dentures are removable and may require adjustments in order to create a proper fit with the gums and mouth.

  • Best candidates for dentures?

    Patients who are missing some or all of their teeth are considered good candidates for partial or complete dentures. A consultation with a dentist will help the patient understand their treatment options and choose the one that best fits their needs.