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Dr. John Thaler
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False Teeth (Definition)

False teeth, also called dentures, are devices ...Read more


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Can you tell me how I could whiten my false teeth?

Visit your dentist: for the professional cleaning and polishing. If it is a removable denture, your dentist can clean it in ultrasonic solution first and then polish the surface with a low speed motor. Do not try to do it yourself, you can ruin the false teeth. Take care. ...Read more

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What are the differences in denture design and materials?

Custom made: Every individual's mouth is different, and each denture must be custom made with modern dental materials and techniques. ...Read more

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What are denture cushions?

What are denture cushions?

Foam Inserts: It is a quick "fix" for ill fitting dentures. A well fitting denture has intimate contact with the soft tissues and does not require any foreign material to fill in excess space. Over the long run, you will feel better and spend less having your denture relined or remade by a dentist. ...Read more

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What does denture svc stand for exactly?

We use the : Abbreviation "svc" routinely to denote service. Perhaps it pertains to some associated denture procedure like an adjustment if a reline. ...Read more

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What is the "wax try in" when getting a denture?

What is the "wax try in" when getting a denture?

A preview: This is an appointment during which you will see how the preliminary tooth arrangement looks. Because the teeth are set in wax only, changes can easily be made (often while you wait there ) based on your preferences and the latitude allowed by your mouth and jaw position. The dentist can assess the position of the teeth , the jaw position and alignment with the jaw in multiple positions. ...Read more

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What kind of denture adhesive is best for chewing food?

Several available: if you have to use any adhesive means dentures not fitting right see your dentist ASAP. Good luck ...Read more

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Is it ok to use fittydent for lower jaws for my denture?

In some situations: Denture adhesive--such as fixodent or poligrip--is not a substitute for poorly fitting dentures. It can safely be used--into help retain a well fitting lower denture. These days, dental implants are the very best way to help hold in that wobbly lower denture. If cost is an issue, check out a dental school where the cost can be greatly reduced! a routine procedure that can improve your life! ...Read more

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