Numerous problems can arise with your oral health if you are missing any teeth. Thus, it is important to visit your dentist about having them replaced as soon as possible. A highly effective and customizable tooth prosthetic to consider is dentures. Dentures are designed to replace missing teeth with temporary prosthetics that can be easily removed and cleaned on a daily basis.
Restoring a smile with effective tooth replacements can be extremely beneficial. This is especially true in situations where missing teeth can lead to further oral accidents and injuries. Moreover, missing teeth can sink in your dental profile and make your face look more aged and worn than it is. In addition, it can cause your jaw to the weaken and destabilize your gums. This can lead to tooth slippage and cause healthy teeth to rotate out of alignment. To reverse these ailments and restore the functions of your smile, tooth replacements such as dentures will be needed.
Because dentures are removable tooth prosthetics, they will need to be handled with care. Never allow your dentures to sit out on a table as they can easily dry out and crack. Whenever they are removed, exercise caution when handling them and place them in a denture cleaning solution. After they are soaked overnight, they all need to be rinsed off, so they can be safely inserted back into your mouth. Always remember to avoid using abrasive products on them such as hot water or bleach. For any repairs that may be needed to your dentures, do not try to fix them yourself. Instead, bring them to your dentist for a restoration.
When you are ready to take the next step in your oral health care quest with dentures, we will be here for you. If you are interested in dentures from Nova Dental Care at our dentist office in Vienna, Virginia, call us at 703-938-7615. Dr. Neal Emad and our team look forward to helping you with dentures.