Teeth are a necessity of life. Whether you’ve lost a few teeth or all of them, they need to be replaced. Advances in restorative dentistry give you numerous tooth replacement options to choose from. One of these is modern dentures for missing teeth. Today’s dentures are attractive, comfortable, practical and effective in replacing lost teeth. At Dhir Dentistry in San Diego, California, we offer denture services for anyone who needs replacement teeth.
If you’re not sure how you want to replace your missing teeth, we encourage you to explore the option of dentures. Partial dentures offer a solution for replacing a few teeth, while complete dentures can be used to replace a full arch or all of your teeth. Dr. Sanjay Dhir will conduct a comprehensive exam of your oral health to determine if dentures are the best fit for you. If so, we’ll take impressions of your mouth and teeth to create custom prosthetics to suit your dental needs.
If you prefer removable dentures, we’ll have traditional partial or complete dentures made to your specifications. These dentures are worn during the day and removed at night for cleaning. An alternative would be implant-supported dentures, where your prosthetics are combined with dental implants for better support and stability. The implants are imbedded into your jaw where they will be assimilated into your bone structure permanently. The dentures are then attached to the top of the implants as replacement teeth.
The advantages of choosing dentures for missing teeth are many. Today’s dentures look and function like natural teeth, giving you confidence to eat and smile with ease. Custom dentures are: