Many things can cause you to lose your teeth. Collisions in sports, tooth decay, gum disease, and many other oral conditions all can contribute to tooth loss. Lose enough teeth, and that can cause serious problems for your life quality. Chewing food becomes difficult, speaking is harder, and you lose confidence in your smile. Dentures can be exactly what you are looking for to restore your smile.
Dentures are used to take the place of the teeth you’ve lost. It will restore your smile and your ability to enjoy your food fully. Our dentist can suggest partial dentures if you have lost only a few teeth, and full dentures if you’ve lost most or all of your teeth. To begin, they will take an impression of your gums which he will send to a dental lab where your dentures will be made.
When the dental lab gets the casting of your gums, the dental technician will use them as a guide to make your dentures. They will make your dentures look perfectly natural and feel comfortable in your mouth. Dr. H. Michael Long will make sure they fit properly in your mouth. Then you can smile and enjoy your favorite foods, just like before.
If you have lost multiple teeth and you are interested you should consider calling H. Michael Long, DDS’s clinic in Tullahoma, Tennessee at 931-455-2595 to see if you are a good candidate for dentures.