Dentures are another treatment options for missing teeth. If a tooth is not replaced after an extraction, very slowly, the teeth beside it will migrate or tilt. The opposite tooth may also grow into the gap, this may lead to gum trauma in the long run.
Dentures allow easy cleaning and does not need lead to treatment on the surrounding teeth.
- It may take some time to get used to dentures, but normally, you will be functioning as normal within 1-3 months
- Dentures allow the replacement of multiple teeth, you may also add teeth onto certain dentures
- Aesthetic of dentures have improved dramatically, there are dentures that do not use metal!
- As you can remove the denture to clean your teeth, it decreases the chance of having problems to the surrounding teeth