Dentures are false tooth which is an important solution to tooth loss. They are comfortable and natural looking than they were in the past. However, it may cause problems for some people e.g.
• Gum and mouth irritation
• Problems eating and speaking
• Dentures that move around in your mouth
• Mouth infections
HOW IS DENTURE PROBLEMS DIAGNOSED?
A dentist diagnoses denture problems based on the clinical picture and symptoms
HOW IS DENTURE PROBLEMS TREATED?
If the dentures are very uncomfortable, you should visit your dentist who will recommend the best possible solution. Sometimes a quick relining of the denture will fix the problem and in some cases, you may need a replacement.
DID YOU KNOW?
Wearing dentures can be difficult at first. It may take time to get used to them. One can prevent denture problems by taking good care of them and seeing the dentist every six months for regular check-ups.