Dentures that can’t be beat in Hackettstown.
Dentures that can’t be beat in Hackettstown.
Types of dentures.
Reasons someone might need a denture.
- Ntooth decay
- Nperiodontal disease
- Ntooth loss from an injury
- Neeth that need to be removed due to crowding or other dental issues.
Cost of dentures.
It will also depend on whether your dental insurance has denture coverage. If it does, dentures may be covered in part or in full depending on your plan.
If you are curious as to whether a denture would be covered for you, our friendly front desk team would be happy to look into that for you.
The denture process
Once it has been decided that dentures are the best option, the next step is to have any remaining teeth removed.
The first step
Using an immediate denture means that there is no healing period required between extraction of teeth and denture placement. However, as these dentures rest on soft tissues, they may cause some irritation until those tissues have healed over time. In the case of an immediate denture, you will have impressions taken of your mouth prior to having the teeth removed. This allows for the dentures to be ready for you to use as soon as your teeth are removed.
Aftercare for dentures
You should also soak your dentures nightly in either water or a denture-soaking solution to keep them from drying out and to remove any remaining plaque. Be sure to handle them with care as they can break if dropped.
It is also important to visit your dentist regularly to have your dentures checked and cleaned.
Frequlently Asked Questions
Will dentures feel uncomfortable?
Do dentures need to be removed?
Can I eat with dentures?
How often do dentures need to be replaced?
How can I tell if my denture needs to be replaced?
If you have any other questions about dentures or would like to schedule an appointment, please call us at (908) 852-8858.
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Dr. Gary Vander Vliet
Preventive, Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry
Hastings Commons, Building 2B;
486 Schooley’s Mountain Road;
Hackettstown, New Jersey 07840
Monday 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Saturday by Appointment Only