Three Telltale Signs Your Dentures Do Not Fit Anymore
2 February 2015
Dentures are made from molds of your gums and therefore are supposed to fit your mouth perfectly. Although your dentist may have tweaked the dentures for bite fit during your initial appointment, he or she made sure that there were no other problems with your dentures. If you now discover that it is uncomfortable to wear your dentures, here are three signs that your dentures no longer fit and the reasons behind them.
What To Do When Your Dentures Break
24 January 2015
If you are chewing your favorite piece of fruit, and suddenly feel one of the teeth on your dentures break, you may enter panic mode. While the first step should be to call your dentist, this isn't always possible. You might be on a business trip and your dentist like Jeffrey S. Thaller DMD isn't nearby, or it is over the weekend or a holiday when they aren't available. In this case, here are some tips for what you can do if the dentures break.
Multiple Tooth Extraction – Is It Really That Bad?
15 January 2015
There may come a day in which your dentist recommends that you have several teeth removed at once. This can be devastating news. You will likely have a difficult time accepting his or her recommendation because the thought of losing your teeth is emotionally, physically and financially difficult. Here, you will learn some truths about getting multiple teeth extracted that can help make an impossible situation much more bearable.
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Protecting Your Teeth When You Play Rough Sports
5 January 2015
Rough sports can be very exciting, but they also come with the risk of getting injured. You want to be sure you wear protective gear and also be sure you do everything you can to protect your teeth. Your teeth can get knocked loose, get chipped and even get knocked out if you aren't careful. This is why you want to make sure you take the following steps to protect your teeth when you play sports: