Many things can cause you to lose your teeth. Collisions in sports, tooth decay, gum disease, and many other oral conditions all can contribute to tooth loss. Lose enough teeth, and that can cause serious problems for your life quality. Chewing food becomes difficult, speaking is harder, and you lose confidence in your smile. Dentures can be exactly what you are looking for to restore your smile.
Dentures are used to take the place of the teeth you’ve lost. It will restore your smile and your ability to enjoy your food fully. Our dentist can suggest partial dentures if you have lost only a few teeth, and full dentures if you’ve lost most or all of your teeth. To begin, they will take an impression of your gums which she will send to a dental lab where your dentures will be made.
After Dr. Laurin Cardwell takes the impression, she’ll send it to a dental technical lab where your dentures will be made. The technician will use the cast to made the foundation of your dentures so they will be comfortable in your mouth. Once you have them, you’ll be able to enjoy your favorite foods as you always did.
If you have lost multiple teeth and you are interested you should consider calling Cardwell Family Dentistry’s clinic in Sylva, North Carolina at 828-631-3567 to see if you are a good candidate for dentures.