Prosthetics

Denture hygiene

All dental appliances and dentures need to be cleaned and used according to the instructions of the dental prosthetist. Failure to regularly clean the dentures and maintaining their hygiene may cause severe problems and infections later on. Dentures need special care, just like any other dental appl read more

Denture Induced stomatitis

Denture Induced stomatitis is the occurrence of stomatitis caused by dentures. Stomatitis is a condition in which the lips, cheeks, gums, tongue, throat, the roof of the mouth and floor of the mouth can become affected and inflamed. Denture-induced stomatitis is experienced by people who wear den read more

Acrylic and chrome dentures

Dentures can be acrylic or chrome. As the names suggest, the acrylic dentures are made of acrylonitrile, it is used for making plastics, while chrome dentures are made of chromium, which is a metal. There are some differences among these types of dentures and you can choose the type you prefer. S read more

Overdentures precision attachments

Overdentures are like regular dentures. When teeth are replaced by regular dentures, the bone in the jaw can recede. Overdentures can be used to deal with this problem. These are the dentures which use precision attachments to hold the dentures. With overdentures, the teeth are not completely ext read more

Full dentures

Dentures are the prosthetic or false teeth which replace missing teeth in the mouth. These dentures are made in such a way that the adjacent soft and hard tissues in the oral cavity support them. When the individual does not have any the teeth in a complete arch, either the upper or the lower, or bo read more

Partial dentures

Partial dentures can be of two types: < read more

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