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More About Dentures
Dentures are replacements for missing teeth that can be taken out and put back into your mouth. Although dentures may take some getting used to, modern dentistry provides a natural looking and comfortable alternative to the loss of teeth. We will look at the following types of dentures in detail below:
Conventional Full Dentures
Immediate Full Dentures
Conventional full dentures begin with lll of your teeth being removed. Your gum tissue then goes through a month(s) long healing process without teeth in place. Once the extraction site is healed, your custom dentures will be put in place.
Immediate full dentures begin with measurements so that your dentures can be fitted perfectly to your mouth. Your teeth are then removed. After this, your dentures are placed in the mouth directly after removal. Unlike conventional dentures, you will spend no time without teeth.
Partial dentures are also a non permanent option that can be taken in and out.
There are several factors that will affect the lifespan of your dentures. They will wear down and become discolored with use and age just like natural teeth. Your mouth will also change as you age, and your dentures may need to be refitted from time to time in order to match your mouth shape. In general, most people can expect to wear a set of dentures for 5 to 7 years before they need to be replaced.
It will likely take you some time to adjust to chewing and eating with your new dentures, but over time you should be able to eat most foods normally. Always check with your dentist if any foods are causing you discomfort while chewing or if you are unsure of whether or not you should eat something.
We strive to...
Value what you have to say and constantly work to satisfy your needs
Maintain an excellence in dentistry through continuing education courses and seminars.
Provide you with an environment that is calm, clean and collected
Invest in the latest modern technological advancements to ensure that your visit is as comfortable as possible
Insurance & Billing
We make the financial aspect simple and will direct bill major insurance providers. We know it’s not always easy to finance a dental situation but we are happy to work with you on payment arrangements to take some of the stress off your shoulders. We accept CareCredit at our practice.
Why Choose Our Practice
A KIND AND HOSPITABLE ATMOSPHERE
You can talk to us. We will ease your anxiety and assure that you are fully informed by answering all of your questions. When all is said and done, we can even have fun.
A PRACTICE THAT EMBRACES CHANGE
We know that dentistry is not what is used to be. At our practice we use the latest modern technological advancements to ensure that your visit is as comfortable as possible.
5 STAR SERVICE THANKS TO YOU
We value what you have to say and we constantly work to satisfy your needs. Our first-rate service is because of you. Check out some of our online patient reviews!
Our Satisfied Patients
We are so thankful to all of our amazing patients who have taken the time to share their experiences on Google, Facebook, and other online sources.
Entire staff is very friendly. Great dentist office for the entire family !!
Always a great experience. Friendly staff, wonderful hygienist and dentist.
I have used Dr. Owens for 15+ years and he has always made sure I am comfortable and ok during procedures. Great dentist and his staff is always super friendly and welcoming!
Contact us and let us help you achieve your smile goals today.
3511 Cypress St
West Monroe, LA 71291
Mon: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tues: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thurs: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri - Sun: Closed
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