Denture Care

Recalls: It is recommended that you have an annual recare/check up for your dentures and your mouth including consultation and examination.

  • Updating of your dental and medical history.
  • Intra-Oral examination to check for abnormalities or changes in your oral tissues.
  • Checking the integrity of your dentures for chips, clips, cracks and worn loose or missing teeth.
  • Checking that all parts/and attachments on your implant dentures are engaging and not worn to cause undue stress.
  • Discussing options available to you based on your needs.
  • Reviewing of oral hygiene procedures and denture care.
  • Cleaning and polishing of your dentures, if required

Tips On Oral & Denture Hygiene  

Dentures:

  • Try and clean and rinse your dentures after every meal.
  • Between meals , brush your dentures with soft brush.
  • Dentures should be removed each day and soaked with a denture cleaner that kills bacteria.
  • Removing dentures at night is optional but keeping the dentures out for a period of time gives the supporting tissue in your mouth a chance to rest.
  • Polishing your dentures once a year will keep your dentures glossy and new.

Implants & Natural Teeth:

  • Implants are like natural teeth and need to be brushed with soft toothbrush.
  • Avoid plaque build-up with a daily regime of cleaning and rinsing
  • Avoid using metal tools to clean your implant components.
  • Regular professional cleanings by dental Hygienist is required to maintain healthy teeth, gums and implants.