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BISPHOSPHONATES AND ANTI-ANGIOGENIC MEDICATIONS IN DENTURE WEARERS

            A recent development in medications used in bone health or certain cancer treatments is the use of Bisphosphonates and anti-angiogenic medications. These medications are taken orally or by injection and can have a serious impact on the construction phase of new dentures, maintenance procedures with dentures and the long …

Enjoy Eating With Dentures – The Secret

You have probably been told; “Chew your food on both sides at the same time to give the denture stability, prevent rocking and ensure the denture stays comfortably supported by your gums.” Unfortunately, it is not possible to chew one piece of food on both sides of your mouth at the same time!  It is …

What does it feel like to have dentures?

At first, dentures may feel strange but they should not feel uncomfortable or painful. Every effort is taken to design dentures that you will get used to wearing in the shortest time possible. There are many factors affecting the comfort of your dentures, however to keep it simple we will focus on a small number …

Tooth Decay in Elderly Dependents – Minimal Intervention Silver Fluoride

Tooth decay presents as a major health problem for the aged members of our society.  As we become more dependent on others for our daily hygiene it can become difficult to access the appropriate care required for regular twice daily cleaning of our mouths, teeth and dentures.  When cognitive changes occur in a person we …