Category: Dentures

Comparing Partial and Full Dentures

Dentures have long been a symbol of effective tooth replacement, and as such, have helped countless patients regain their quality of life by restoring their ability to chew and speak correctly. However, not every patient who has lost teeth has lost enough of them to warrant full dentures, which are designed to replace all of… Read more »

Is It Time to Update My Denture?

Have you had your current set of dentures for several years? Recently, have you noticed your denture seems less comfortable? Are you having problems chewing comfortably because of your prostheses? Many people don’t realize that dentures actually should be replaced every five to ten years. That is because as you age, your jaw can begin… Read more »

FAQs About Dentures

Tooth loss hinders the health and beauty of our smiles. According to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, over 26% of people in the United States are missing all of their natural teeth. Without your teeth, eating and communicating can be difficult. Your Pella IA dentist, Dr. Jeffrey Allen, offers a solution for advanced… Read more »

Pella, IA Dentist Dishes on Dentures

Dentures may have been put in the backseat with the sleek technology of dental implants, but they still make the best option for some people. If you have been missing teeth for a great while, and this has led to a depletion in jawbone density, implants may not be a viable option for you. It’s… Read more »