Your dentures are an investment and require
care and attention. Your denturist will help
maintain your denture(s) and oral tissues so they
stay at their optimum performance. The fit and
function of your dentures and oral tissues are an integral
part of your well-being.
An annual examination
by your denturist will ensure peace of mind.
Exams, Care and Maintenance
MEDICAL AND DENTAL HISTORY
Updating your medical and dental history is a significant
segment of your patient files. Changes in your medical and
or dental health may affect the fit and function of your dentures.
Annual examinations can assist in detecting oral abnormalities.
TISSUE AND BONE
Changes in tissue and bone can occur for a number of reasons.
Ill-fitting dentures may cause further bone and tissue changes.
Your denturist can assess and recommend solutions for you
FIT AND FEEL OF YOUR DENTURES
Poor fitting dentures can lead to bite problems, speech impediments
and tissue irritations. Leaving this condition unchecked
can lead to complicated situations in the future.
CHECKING YOUR DENTURES FOR STRUCTURAL
Your denturist can assess your dentures for cracks, chips, and
broken or loose teeth. Th e denturist will advise you regarding
a course of action to remedy the situation.
CARE AND MAINTENANCE ENTAILS
Medical and dental history chart updating
An examination of your oral cavity as well as your
head and neck region
Tissue and bone assessment
Denture stability, structural integrity of your denture and bite
Clean and polish your denture at your request
Review oral hygiene care
Counsel you concerning any procedures, present