What are dentures?
Dentures are a set of false teeth that made specifically to fit your mouth. If you think you need dentures, you should schedule an appointment with your dentist right away. They will do a full examination of your mouth and will check out the status of your current teeth. If they notice severe decay or teeth that have to be removed, they might suggest a set of dentures for you.
Are dentures the right choice for me?
Once your dentist has decided that you need dentures, the first thing your dentist will do is take a mold of your mouth. They will then send that mold to a lab where your dentures will be made. You get to chose the shade of white you want the teeth to be. If you want shiny white teeth – you can get those! If you want a more natural look, all you have to do is choose a slightly yellow shade to give the appearance of natural, normal teeth. If you have some remaining teeth in your mouth, your dentist can match the color exactly if that is what you choose.
How can I get dentures?
Once you have made all the choices, the dentist will starting making your dentures. There are some companies that can even offer same day dentures! These might be ideal for someone who is need of dentures right away or might be going out of town for awhile and needs them. Once you receive your dentures, you can meet with your dentist if you have any problem putting them in correctly. While they might provide you with a certain type of adhesive, you can also purchase great adhesive products from your local drug store.