Many people who have missing teeth also lack confidence. They may feel embarrassed about their appearance, and this may also feed into feelings of anxiety and even depression. Though many dentists offer implants, they are generally quite expensive. The good news is that denture technology has come a really long way and can provide a real solution for people with missing teeth.
Manufacturing a Denture
After one of the professional and local Middlesex dental technicians has evaluated the problem and has made a mould, a denture can be made. The great news about modern dentures is that new technology, such as cobalt chrome, means that they look just like regular teeth! In fact, the dental technician will ensure that the teeth attached to the dental plate look as close as possible to existing teeth in terms of colour.
Looking After Your Denture
If you do have a denture, it requires regular cleaning, but it may also require occasional repairs and adjustments. A dental technician can do the following in these cases:
- Repair any broken dental plates
- Repair or replace broken teeth attached to the plate
- Adjust the denture so that it fits appropriately in the mouth if there is any looseness or discomfort
In fact, dental technicians can also manufacture special mouthguards for athletes. These mouthguards are custom-made for each individual and are made to be comfortable and also to provide maximum impact safety.
Many people like dentures because they offer a fast and affordable way to fix the issue of missing teeth. In this context, dentures can allow a person to live a full life without embarrassment and shame.