Full or partial dentures are an affordable and quick way to replace missing teeth. Your dental professionals at Midtown Dental Care in Manhattan, New York, custom-design dentures to fit you snugly and to look like your natural teeth. If you live in the Greater New York area — including Queens, Rego Park, Manhattan, and New York City — and want to restore your confident smile with dentures, call Midtown Dental Care or book an appointment online.
If you’re missing more than one or two teeth, dentures are a fast and cost-effective way to restore your smile and improve your bite. You can choose from one of three denture types:
Not only do the false teeth in dentures make you look more attractive, but they can also keep you from developing functional problems of the jaw and digestive system that arise from not having teeth.
If you don’t replace your teeth with dentures, bridges, or dental implants, your jawbone may degrade from lack of healthy stress, you may have digestive problems due to poorly chewed foods, or your facial muscles may sag and atrophy from lack of use.
Dentures are also an affordable way of replacing missing teeth until you decide to opt for a more permanent procedure, such as dental implants.
Dentures are composed of two attached parts. First, the false teeth that are made of ceramic, porcelain, or acrylic. Second, the plastic base that matches your gum color and fits snugly on your gums with removable adhesive.
Dentures have a few distinct disadvantages when it comes to convenience and function, such as:
When you need to choose between dental implants, dental bridges, and dentures, consider the following:
To get started with dentures, either as a permanent or temporary solution to tooth loss, call Midtown Dental Care or use the online form to book a consultation quickly and easily.