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Did you know that if you have any lost or missing teeth, nearby or neighboring teeth have the potential to move around as well? In order to ensure that your remaining teeth remain in their natural positions, it is important to have a prosthetic put in place to keep other teeth at bay. one highly effective treatment to consider is with dentures.

In order to keep your smile safe, always understand that dentures can be highly effective treatment options. Dentures are designed to enhance your smile by providing you with numerous oral health care treatments that will reverse tooth decay and other issues associated with lost or missing teeth. This includes tooth slippages, and speech impediments, or any other issues that can arise due to missing teeth.

Dentures always need to be soaked in a liquid so they do not dry out. If they dry out, they will crack and split. This can cause numerous problems that need to be repaired by your dentist. In addition, they are extremely fragile, so always handle them with care. If your dentures should break, never try to repair them yourself. Instead, bring them in for dental restorations.

Make sure you’re soaking your dentures in a cleaning solution every night. This ensures that contamination will not arise, and will keep your dentures clean. However, before inserting your dentures back into your mouth, always clean out your mouth and rinse off any residue that may linger on your dentures. In addition, avoid using abrasive products on your dentures, including whiteners, bleach, and extremely hot water.

Is there anything you wish to know about dentures? There has never been a better time to receive dentures in Lakewood, Colorado. You are welcome to schedule an appointment at Hampden Dental Care by calling us at 303-586-4034. Dr. David Edlund looks forward to taking your smile and your oral health care to the next level with dentures.