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5 Tips for Eating with New Dentures

Dentures are a great option for many people to make their smile new again. Dentures look and feel natural, which is one of their top benefits. While dentures have many advantages, adapting to them may be challenging at first. 

When you are first learning the feel of your dentures it might take a little over a week for your dentures to feel natural. 

The good news is that there are some ways to improve the process of eating with new dentures. With the helpful tips below, you will be used to your dentures in no time!

A Dentist Offering Tips On How To Eat Comfortably With New Dentures

What Are Dentures?

Dentures are a helpful removable device to replace missing teeth. The surrounding soft and hard tissue in the mouth helps support them.

Dentures can come in different forms. Conventional dentures are removable. Some dentures must clasp or bond to dental implants or the remaining teeth to stay secure. They can replace all of the teeth or maybe just a few, and are commonly made of nylon, acrylic, or metal.

The Best Tips For Eating With New Dentures

As mentioned before, it can be a bit difficult to eat and function with new dentures. Here are some tips to make the process a bit easier:

Contact your dentist – If you are still struggling a lot after the first few days, contact your dentist for more personalized information. You may want to set up an appointment to have your dentures adjusted.

Dentures in Burlington, ON

Dentures help you continue to eat a wholesome diet, and stay confident in your smile  by replacing missing teeth. We offer personalized care at Lighthouse Dental and will assure that your dentures feel and look natural, allowing you to live your life normally. Schedule your appointment at our Burlington, ON location today!

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