There are some common misconceptions about having dentures. The most noted one, I come across in my practice is that you should leave them in all the time, day and night. Our mouth is full of bacteria that help protect the delicate tissues and gums but they are not good for dentures. Leaving them in allows for build up and stain to adhere to the surfaces. This can lead to increased bad breath and darkening of the teeth. Leaving them out over night allows for a denture clea
With the holidays coming up fast you don't want to miss out on the food and festivities. Creating your new smile can often take several appointments to complete. When you get your new dentures it is normal that you may require adjustments to make your gums and teeth comfortable. Don't be left wishing for your two front teeth from Santa, come to the clinic and get your smile started today.