At some point in our lives we all experience bad breath. If you find brushing is insufficient and mouthwash can only mask the smell, you may need to seek an advise from a dentist
Dentures or ‘false teeth’ have been used as a solution for missing teeth for hundreds of years and still continue to be a cost effective and viable option.
People with dementia are often unable to verbally express their discomfort or pain, hence we need to focus on prevention when it comes to dental care.
Every day I am asked about the alternatives to replace missing teeth and whilst dentures are a relatively cost effective and easy option, they can present their own issues such as speech difficulties, gum or mouth irritation, inability to eat certain foods and poor stability/retention. I hope that this article can shed some light on the other alternatives for missing teeth.
Teeth wear involves loss of tooth structure (enamel and dentine). In my clinical experience teeth wear is closely linked to age, and it can become a serious issue as it impacts upon appearance, self-confidence, comfort and eating.
Dentures or ‘false teeth’ have been a long time solution for missing teeth and still continue to be a cost effective and viable option. Book a denture consultation in Sydney today.