Maybe you know what dentures are. Maybe you even know a bit about them like what they cost, how they differ from implants, and other basic info about them. But do you know what dentures are made out of? And, more importantly, how the different materials they're made out of impact their performance, price, etc.? If not, keep reading this short articles and you'll get a simple, easy-to-understand overview of the materials dentures are made out of and what the benefits and drawbacks of these material are. Plastic Dentures Like so many things we use each day, for better or worse, many dentures … [Read more...] about What Are Dentures Made Out Of?
If you're looking to replace a missing tooth (or multiple teeth) then dentures are a good option to consider. However, the term "denture" may cause some confusion for many. Because if you search around online for dentures, you'll find a number of references to "denture implants". And you might think that dentures implants are basically the same thing as dentures. However, that's not the case. Dentures and denture implants are not the same and, in this article, we try to clear up the confusion. And, by the end, you'll have a good understanding how these two similar sounding things are quite … [Read more...] about What’s the Difference Between Dentures and Denture Implants?
You've lost one or more teeth. You want to replace them. One of the first questions that pops into your head is "what's that going to cost me?" If money were no object, then dental implants is the best, most permanent way to replace missing teeth. However, costs for implants can range anywhere from $4000 per tooth to $100,000 or so for a top of the line replacement of all your teeth. And that simply isn't an option for many. Another good option (and one that costs less money) for replacing teeth are dentures. Unlike dental implants, dentures are not permanent options. In fact, many dentures … [Read more...] about How Much Do Dentures Cost in the US?
If you've lost one or more teeth, a dentist may recommend that you get dental implants. But what exactly are dental implants? Below you'll find a brief, but informative, overview of implants so you understand what they are. What Are Dental Implants? Dental implants are an option for replacing missing teeth. They are called implants because they are actually implanted under your gums (often directly into the jawbone). They are usually made out of titanium or zirconium. This metal will eventually fuse with your jawbone making implants a relatively permanent option for replacing missing … [Read more...] about What Are Dental Implants?
If you've found this article, you have probably heard of Invisalign but you may not know that much about it. Invisalign is a popular option for straightening teeth that's been used over 2 million people across the globe. Let's look take a closer look at Invisalign and answer some of the most common questions people have about it. What is Invisalign? Invisalign are a way to get straighter teeth. They do this using clear, plastic aligners instead of the traditional metal and wire braces that most people are familiar with. Invisalign aligners are nearly invisible so it's hard for others to … [Read more...] about A Brief, Easy To Understand Guide To Invisalign®