Dentures in Freehold | affordable dentures, partial dentures, same day dentures, cheap dentures, permanent dentures, denture repairs, emergency denture care, broken dentures, discount dentures, affordable dentures, same day dentures, false teeth, removable dentures | missing teeth, tooth loss, rotting teeth, trouble chewing, diseased gums, tooth decay

S. Harvey Karpinos, DDS, FAGD

FELLOW & MASTER OF THE CONGRESS OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGISTS

Dental Care for the Entire Family

(732) 414-6321

Dentures

 

Dentures are a replacement for missing teeth that can be removed and put back into your mouth as you please. Depending on each individual patient case, they may receive full or partial dentures. Full dentures are used when all of the natural teeth are removed from the mouth and replaced with a full set of dentures. There are two types of full dentures.

  • Immediate Full Dentures - Prior to having your teeth removed, I will take measurements and have dentures fitted for your mouth. After removing the teeth, the dentures are immediately placed in your mouth. The benefit is that you do not have to spend any time without teeth. You will, however, need to have a follow up visit to refit your dentures because the jaw bone will slightly change shape as your mouth heels. The dentures will need to be tightened after the jaw bone has healed.

Partial dentures are another option when not all of your teeth need to be removed. This is similar to a bridge, but it is not a permanent fixture in your mouth.

Your dentures may take some time to get used to. The flesh colored base of the dentures is placed over your gums. Some people say that it feels bulky or that they don't have enough room for their tongue. Other times the dentures might feel loose. These feelings will affect the way you eat and talk for a little while. Over time, your mouth becomes trained to eat and speak with your dentures and they begin to feel more and more like your natural teeth. They may never feel perfectly comfortable, but it is much better than the alternative of not having teeth.

Even though dentures are not real teeth, you should care for them like they are. You should brush them to remove plaque and food particles before removing your dentures. After they have been removed you should place them directly into room temperature water or a denture cleaning solution. Never use hot water because it could warp the dentures. Your dentures are delicate, so make sure you are careful when handling them so you don't drop them. Also, never try to adjust your dentures yourself. You could ruin them, so you should always seek assistance from me if they feel uncomfortable or loose.

 

 
 
 
Freehold Dentist. Dr. S.HARVEY KARPINOS provides Dentures, affordable dentures, partial dentures, same day dentures, cheap dentures, permanent dentures, denture repairs, emergency denture care, broken dentures, discount dentures, affordable dentures, same day dentures, false teeth, removable dentures to patients suffering from missing teeth, tooth loss, rotting teeth, trouble chewing, diseased gums, tooth decay in Jackson, NJ, Malboro, NJ, Manalapan, NJ, Morganville, NJ. Jackson, NJ Dentist providing Dentures in Freehold, New Jersey.