The prosthetic dental appliance you received from our Atlanta denture specialists is intended to last you for many years. As time goes by, you may begin to consider getting a new set. Here are some reasons that you can use as signs to help you determine when that time is right.
Teeth Are Worn
Biting down and chewing can cause wear on prosthetic teeth. While they can sometimes be replaced with new ones, it may be best for you to just get a new denture.
Teeth Are Stained
Despite your best efforts to clean your denture well, years of use can cause persistent discoloration.
Teeth Keep Falling Out
From time to time you may have a tooth that falls off of your “plate.” Our Woodstock denture specialists can replace these teeth for you, but if it’s a frequent issue it may be in your best interest to get a new appliance.
Denture Is Cracked
When the base of a denture cracks, it can be difficult to repair. Smooth cracks are more predictable then jagged ones. Our team will advise you if they feel you’d be better off getting a new set of teeth.
Denture Is Loose
When you don’t have natural teeth, your gum tissue shrinks at a gradual pace. After having your dentures for several years, you may notice that it’s very loose. We can reline the inside of the appliance to make a tighter fit, or you may just opt for a new prosthetic.
Where to Get Dentures in Atlanta
For state-of-the-art dentures, an expert staff, and exceptional care, visit Georgia Denture & Implant Specialists of Woodstock and Atlanta. We look forward to meeting you and working with you to create your new smile!