Unfortunately, some individual's experience tooth loss due to different oral conditions (advanced tooth decay, periodontal (gum) disease, or advanced tooth attrition (wear). In worse case scenarios, one may even end up with complete tooth loss. It is recommended that lost teeth be replaced as soon as possible. When teeth are missing, the remaining ones begin to drift into different positions in the mouth. Teeth that are out of position can damage tissues in the mouth. In addition missing teeth can affect ones speech, and chewing function. This greatly impacts your overall health and quality of life.
Dentures may be used as an option to replace your missing teeth and restore the smile and confidence that you deserve. A removable partial denture or complete denture, fill in the space created by missing teeth and fills out your smile. Once a denture has been placed, one will regain the ability to speak and chew properly, something that becomes much more difficult once you lose teeth.
After a consultation and examination with Dr. Exler, he will decide if dentures are the right option for you.