Dentures Then and Now

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The world of cosmetic dentistry is constantly evolving and improving. New materials are being developed, new techniques are being perfected, and things we never even dreamed of twenty years ago are now common procedures in most general and cosmetic dentistry offices. But of all the cosmetic dentistry procedures available, none has received so massive an upgrade as dentures.

Dentures used to be clunky, imprecise, and time-consuming. They were held in place with adhesive glue that easily come unstuck. They were often a drastic departure from the patient’s previous bite pattern, which would result in an uncomfortable adjustment period as the jaw muscles realigned themselves. They required periodic adjustments for a secure fit, as well as to perform any denture repairs that may be needed. And the Continue reading