The experts at one of Calgary’s best denture clinics, Future Smiles, want to shed some light on dentures. Whether you currently use dentures or not, it’s good to be educated on these amazing implants and how they enhance lives. Continue reading this blog to learn more about dentures in Calgary.

First of all, like most things, dentures don’t last forever. They require maintenance like everything else. It’s crucial that you care for your dentures like you would your natural teeth. This includes regular check-ups with your denturist and proper daily cleaning of your dentures at home. Since we continue to change and grow throughout our lifetime, dentures will require some adjusting to ensure continued comfort and functionality. Denturists not only maintain your dentures but they also assess the overall health of your mouth. Your mouth can reveal numerous ailments in the body such as oral cancer or diabetes so it is highly recommended that you continue regular check-ups with your denturist.

Next, with today’s modern dentures looking and feeling so natural, no one even needs to know you have them. Your denturist will build implants specifically to fit your mouth. This precision allows people to feel comfortable smiling again, eat their favourite foods, speak more clearly and regain their confidence.

Another important fact about dentures is being aware of which over the counter medications you’re taking and disclosing that information to your denturist. Some of these drugs can impact your saliva production causing severe dry mouth, issues swallowing and effect the way your dentures fit. So be sure to always make a list of these medications and provide them to your denturist.

One the most important facts you need to know about dentures is the actual cost. Talk to your Calgary denture clinic and discuss the finances associated with dentures. It’s less than you think! Most people are researching dentures around the age of 60. You’re probably going to have 20 additional years spent eating, drinking, smiling and laughing. What’s a better investment than that? If you would like to learn more about dentures or need repairs, call Vlad Dumbrava at Future Smiles today at 403.475.0016.     

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Vlad Dumbrava has been active in the field of denture therapy since 2008. Upon receiving his denturist degree in 2011 from George Brown College in Toronto, Ontario, he continued his education in Medical Sciences at Western University.