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When Can I Go Back To Work After Getting A Full Upper Denture Done
Next day?: If you are talking about having the upper teeth pulled and then a plate put in immediately, your more that likely can go back to work the next day. It will depend on your pain, medications taking, and the type of work your have to do. You should discuss the thoroughly with your dentist or oral surgeon prior to your procedure. "don't bite off more than your can chew". ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
It varies: There are many factors to consider after teeth are removed and a full denture is placed. A simple replacement denture would require no extra time other than getting used to it but multiple extractions would require more recovery time. The number of teeth removed, how difficult the extracts were and you age and medical condition all are post of the equation. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Full upper denture vs implants I have dull upper denture at 40 years old what would the benefits of implants be?
Many: Comfort, function, speech, esthetics, and maintenance of remaining bone. Especially at your young age, the preservation of bone is critical for you to have function in your 70 - 90's. Think of how much you have lost since your 20's. Implants with a fixed set of teeth provide incredible improvements for you. You will be able to eat better and be much more confident, and healthier. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
What are the complications of having all your teeth pulled and replaced with a full upper denture?
Various: Having all of your teeth removed and replaced with a full upper denture can have many complications. These include, bleeding, bruising, swelling, pain, infection, poorly fitting immediat denture, poor esthetics with immediate denture, inability to eat with the immediate denture in place, sore spots, difficulty speaking and chewing, feeling of 'fullness', as well as increased saliva. Plus others. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
How long does it take gums to heal before I can wear dentures? I had a full mouth extraction done last week, and would like to know how long before my gums heal enough that I can get dentures and use adhesive? .
Immediate use: If you have an immediate dentures made, then you should start wearing them now. If you mouth is too sore, please see your dentist so he can adjust and possibly place a denture liner for you (ie. Tissue conditioner or soft reline). But in general it take 4 to 6 weeks for the gums to close fully from the extractions. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I am wondering if I could get a brief synopsis here of the steps done to put in dental implants using an existing denture.
Retrofit synopsis: Current denture examined carefully for ideal functioning before implants. The bone quality and health history of the patient is examined and then implants are placed. The upper jaw requires more time than the lower for the implants to be stable. 5-6 months for the upper, 3-4 for the lower as a guideline. Parts are ordered to connect the denture to the implants. More detail needs to be provided. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Root canal half done, have a temp filling. Cant afford 2nd visit. Can I extract tooth if root canal incomplete? Can I get denture for bottom front tooth?
Horrible taste and smell in my mouth after full upper extractions and immediate denture. How do I get rid of this?
See the surgeon: Dentures, like natural teeth, must be cleaned to keep your mouth healthy and odor free. Regardless, a bad taste or foul odor in the mouth, redness, drainage, or swelling is more likely due to a post-operative infection and will require a post-operative visit with the surgeon. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Do store-bought liners for dentures work well? They're a lot cheaper than heading back to the dentist, but do they work? .
I drink a lot of coffee, and it has stained my dentures. Soaking with cleaning tablets didn't work completely. I know the take-home trays don't, but since this stuff is stronger and uses a light to really get it working, I was hoping it might work? I'm wo
Sure: Partial removable dentures are one of the options to replace missing teeth. The best option are dental implants, to either support a removable partial denture, or better yet just individually replace your missing back teeth. A partial denture is a good option but has some significant draw backs compared to implants. Consult with your dentist to see the options specific for you. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Median rhomboid glossitis- can it change from light to dark and back again? Should I worry? Woman age 34 with full set of dentures.
Proper diagnosis: Has your dentist made a definitive diagnosis of median rhomboid glossitis? If not, it should be looked at by your dentist for other possibilities. If it has been definitely diagnosed, there is no need for concern as this does not neet treatment. However, if there is burning, you might benefit from an antifungal medication. See your oral surgeon for advice. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
No reason you cannot: Return to work the next day, unless there were some unforeseen complications encountered and the dentist advised you to be off for a certain period of time. If your job entails physical labor (heavy lifting, chain saws. ..) and you are on medications that make your drowsy, etc, then those activities cannot be performed. These things should be discussed with your dentist prior to treatment. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Does your teeth get so bad at some point that there's nothing a dentist can do. Like give you dentures. My teeth are the worst in world I am sure. I hope to be able to smile again someday. Is this realistic to think? I have like 3 full teeth left
Should I upgrade to dental implants? I'm 32 years old and was talked into full top and bottom dentures due to a lot of breakage and damage to my teeth. The procedure was done almost a year ago and while the tops look passable (much larger than my natural
Implants yes or no..: Considering ur very young age... If all the diagnostic, finances, and treatment steps are covered, then definitely go for it. But... Finding a true expert in field of surgery (periodontist, or oral surgeon) and also an expert in restorative field (prosthodontist) is a must.. ..Good luck! ...Read moreSee 12 more doctor answers
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