Dentures and partial dentures are typically made of acrylic, a brittle material that can break or chip. Thus, dentures and partial dentures often need to be repaired. You should not wait if any problem occurs, because delay typically causes the problem to progress. You should immediately see your dentist for an evaluation and to discuss repair options.
If you live in the south Florida area, we are here to help you with your broken denture or partial. For over 25 years, our cosmetic dental office has provided emergency dental care for people in the Palm Beach County area. Even if you have never visited our office, we are still here for you. Our office policy is to see the person the day we are called.
How implants have changed the way I make dentures:
Over twenty-five years ago, my wife and I moved to south Florida from Boston, where I attended and taught at Tufts Dental School. My office has been located in the Boynton Beach and Delray Beach area since moving to Palm Beach County. In my practice, implant dentures have become a common dental procedure. New patients will present to our office with an ill-fitting denture or partial denture. We are often able to use dental implants to drastically improve its comfort and fit. The implants serve as an anchor and hold the denture in place while chewing and speaking. Quite honestly, our patients typically cannot understand how they used to cope with their old denture before implants. If you have an uncomfortable denture or you are considering a new denture, partial denture or implant denture, we would gladly provide a complimentary evaluation: