If missing teeth is making is making your life miserable and ending your social life as you hesitate to make new friends, then instead of worrying you should go for partial dentures. It is a dentistry method which is used to replace one or more teeth. Poor dental care, bad oral hygiene, aging, injuries are some of the factors responsible for missing teeth.
When any of your teeth is missing, the remaining teeth start drifting or change their position which can cause further tooth loss. When left untreated, there are also chances of gum disease or tooth decay which could cause more loss of teeth. With partial dentures, the gap between the teeth can be filled. Today it has become one of the popular dentistry methods preferred by people of all age group.
It is made up of metal alloy or acrylic that is attached to a gum-colored (pink) plastic base. Partial dentures will give your face a fuller look, support your cheeks and lips and furthermore, it will help you chew food properly.
Though, you may feel uncomfortable for first few weeks but you will get used to of it. You will also be able to master inserting and removing the dentures following instructions from your dentist. In case if you feel that your partial dentures are fitted properly, don’t fix it by force, it may break or bend the clasp and you may have to buy another one.
Before using it, take proper instructions from the dentist that for how long you will have to wear the partial dentures. You should maintain proper hygiene and follow dental practice while using dentures. Clean the dentures everyday with brush to prevent food deposits and plaque take proper balanced for perfect oral health.
If you are also having missing tooth, immediately you should consult a dentist for partial dentures. Dentist will help you and guide you in this regard.