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Removable dentures

When should a plate denture be applied?Totaalprotees

Plate denture is a plastic prosthesis prepared for temporary use during the healing period of implants or quickly restoring the chewing ability in the event of losing several teeth.

What should be taken into account upon preparing plastic dentures?

  • Cheaper;
  • Restores all or majority of teeth;
  • Unfortunately causes stress on the mucous membrane and jawbone;
  • The roof of the upper denture is covered with a prosthetic and has a negative effect on the ability to taste and feel the temperature and texture of food. Eating fish can be dangerous due to the inability to feel small bones;
  • High risk of breakage and developing fractures and breaks when falling.

When should a bugel denture be applied?  What should be taken into account, what can you expect?Büügelprotees

  • Bugel denture on metal framework is stronger and more durable;
  • The base or main part is significantly smaller, which enables feeling one’s roof of the mouth and the area of lower incisors, more comfortable to use;
  • Because the dentures are supported on teeth with support clamps, the pressure on the mucous membrane and jawbone is lesser;
  • More expensive than plate denture;
  • More hygienic, easier to maintain.

When should a combined denture be applied?

Combined dentures are easy to use, because the clamping elements are delicately a part of dental crowns as locks. The prosthetic itself is a bugel denture.

  • It requires very careful regular maintenance.

What should be taken into account with respect to all removable dentures?

  • Dentures are a foreign bodies;
  • Patients adjust very differently even with the best dentures. This will take a minimum of two weeks;
  • New dentures may require adjustment if it chafes the mucous membrane;
  • Regular check-up and filling in the denture bases by rebasing is essential;
  • Dentures must stay firmly in the mount. Any movement and unfastening requires immediate intervention by a doctor;
  • Oral hygiene and maintaining the dentures with special tools available from a pharmacy is again very important.

You can find the price list for applying prostheses HERE