What are the most common misconceptions about dentures?
Dentures or “plates” are one of the most commonly misunderstood treatment options. Dentures can be a great treatment for some, and nightmare for others, but what makes the difference? How can you tell if dentures are a good alternative for you or your loved one?
Difficulties and Advantages of Dentures
Why are dentures difficult? Poorly made dentures, will not fit well and can be miserable. Every person is different. Dentures can be difficult to adapt to and cover the roof of the mouth. They also need to be taken out every night. For a select group of patients, the upper denture triggers the gag reflex. The analogy I always tell my ...