Denture Exams & Maintenance
Your dentures are an investment that requires proper care and attention to ensure their optimal performance. The fit of your dentures has a significant impact on your oral tissues and health. A yearly examination by L. Nicole Nash, DMD will ensure that your dentures function properly.
Medical and dental history
It is important to keep your medical and dental histories up to date with any significant changes to maintain good dental health and well-being. Several medical and dental conditions can affect the fit of dentures.
Yearly checkups can help detect oral irregularities such as cancerous and pre-cancerous lesions. In general, early diagnosis of these situations is advantageous for timely treatment.
Tissue and bone
Dentures that have a bad fit can cause bone and tissue changes, that must be fixed for your oral health. Our practice can evaluate and suggest solutions based on your specific requirements.
Comfort, fit, and integrity of dentures
An ill-fitting denture can cause bite issues, speech difficulties, and tissue irritations, all of which should be addressed. If this condition is not treated, it can lead to further dental complications. L. Nicole Nash, DMD can investigate your dentures for cracks, chips, and broken or loose teeth and make recommendations for repairs.