Are Dentures Right For You?

Are Dentures Right For Me Dana Walters DDS July 2017Dentures may not be as popular as they were in the past, but this does not mean they are not useful. There are a number of reasons to consider dentures over other options. Dentures may be the best choice for you.

How Many Missing Teeth Must Be Replaced?

If you are missing all or most of your natural teeth or if many of your teeth are in poor condition and need to be replaced, dentures can be the option that is right for you. Whether you need a full set of dentures or partial dentures, it is easier and much less expensive than alternative methods of tooth replacement. In fact, the cost is one of the main reasons people choose dentures.

How Quickly Do You Want Tooth Replacement?

It takes very little time to create a perfect set of dentures. Whether you want to look nice for a special occasion or are looking forward to eating healthy foods, dentures can be the dental treatment for you when you want the fastest results.

How Much Bone Is Available?

When you do not have adequate bone, dentures can be the best solution. Although bone grafting is possible, it can be time-consuming and expensive. If you have already lost a considerable amount of bone, you may want to avoid the complications associated with implants by choosing dentures instead.

If you do not currently have a general dentist, call Dr. Dana Walters for an appointment. We can discuss your needs and preferences, and help you decide if you are a good candidate for dentures. Modern dentures are effective and look almost like your natural teeth.

When you have dentures, you will like the way you look again and be able to enjoy a healthy diet. A better life awaits without missing teeth.