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Dentures Improve your confidence about dentures Ipswich


some people think dentures are something from the past especially with the advent of dental implants. However this is not the case, because by using the technology Dentures Ipswich can create the ultimate smile makeover for you.

Dentures use to be called false teeth and were made with a variety of different materials. At GB Dental they are made to fit snugly over the gums which replace your missing teeth. Dentures also help you eat, speak, function, and usually improves a person’s appearance.

Gaps left by missing teeth cause other problems with eating and speech. The teeth at each side of the gap can grow into the space at an angle, this is referred to as drift. Sometimes, all your teeth will need to be removed and replaced.

You may therefore need either:

Complete dentures a full set - which replace all your upper or lower teeth, or Partial dentures - which replace just one or a few missing teeth.

FAQ

Will my eating habits need to change?

Very few people who have dentures fitted experience any eating restrictions. Once you are used to wearing them. However dentures are will never be as good as your natural teeth. You may experience eating difficulties, if you do it is important to contact your GB Dental. Poor-fitting dentures are more likely to contribute to eating difficulties. Dentures that fit well are vital for enjoying a well-balanced diet that includes a wide assortment of foods.

Will my new dentures last a lifetime?

Dentures are extremely hard wearing and durable but that doesn’t make them indestructible. They can discolour just like your natural teeth, they can chip, break and bend out of shape. However with good care, dentures should last you many years. Here are some tips for maintaining the look and extending the life of your denture:

YOU SHOULD:
  • Brush dentures with toothpaste or a soapy solution before soaking them to remove any food particles.
  • Then soak them in a mixture of water and denture-cleaning tablets to remove stains and bacteria. Follow the instructions on the pack
  • Always brush them as you would your normal teeth.
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