Category: Dental Hygiene

How Brushing Dentures the Wrong Way Can Damage Them

October 20, 2019

Just like natural teeth, it’s essential to clean your dentures correctly. Failure to clean dentures correctly can lead to the formation of plaques. On top of that, failure to remove plaques every day will make your dentures less bright and white.Always clean…
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Are Crowns Able to Be Whitened?

September 20, 2019

Crowns are a great way to fix broken and decayed teeth. However, since they aren’t composed of the same type of material as your teeth are, it will make the whitening process a bit more complicated. Instead, they’re made from some type…
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Managing The Swelling From New Dentures

August 20, 2019

It is entirely normal to experience pain and discomfort for the first few days to weeks after receiving new dentures. If your pain is severe, please call our office right away, but if your pain is moderate and more just a discomfort,…
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What You Need to Do Should a Veneer Break

May 20, 2019

Veneers provide a beautiful look when you smile. When the teeth are cracked, chipped, discolored or have any other issue, then a veneer can work to hide this issue. They are beautiful and can last a long time, but they are prone…
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What Exactly is Dental Conditioning and Why Is It Necessary?

April 30, 2019

If you’ve been wearing ill-fitting dentures for a while or you’re having oral surgery to remove teeth and then being sent home with Immediate Dentures, then we’re likely going to recommend some tissue conditioning to make your transition a little easier. Tissue…
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How to Manage Denture Halitosis

April 20, 2019

Imagine a situation where you’re visiting with a close friend and sharing a few laughs, suddenly, you realize that you have incredibly bad breath. Mortified by this, you excuse yourself and try to find a quick remedy. Halitosis is dreaded by everyone,…
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Gum Disease Can Ruin Your Dental Implants if Left Untreated

March 30, 2019

Dental implants are a wonderful alternative to dentures when it comes to replacing one or several of your teeth. The implants are anchored directly into your jawbone much like your natural tooth and help to maintain the integrity and density of your…
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Are Sticky Foods Safe When You Have a Partial

December 30, 2018

Partial dentures are an alternative to dental implants if you’re missing just one or a few teeth. Whether it’s from an injury, dental defect or as a result of decay, getting a partial denture not only improves the appearance of your smile,…
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What Should You Soak Dentures In?

November 15, 2018

Most people are aware that if you wear dentures, you should take them out every night and leave them soaking. Commercials and television shows have shown this happening many times. While you may know you have to soak dentures, you may not…
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From Birth to Death: The Epic Journey of Tim the Tooth

July 18, 2017

Your teeth can last you a lifetime! Did you know that? Dentures are actually not an inevitable rite-of-passage into elder-hood. With proper care, you can keep your precious pearly chewing machines healthy, functional and (most importantly) in your mouth for the rest…
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