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Do you have questions about dentures? If so, our dentist, Dr. James C. Ma, is happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. The more you know about the appliance, the better. In fact, knowing all about the appliance can help you ensure that it’s the right treatment for you and it can even help you have the best treatment possible. To help you, he is happy to list the answers to commonly asked questions about dentures here:

Q: What types of dentures are available?
A: There are two different types of dentures: complete and partial dentures. Complete dentures replace all of the teeth in the arch while partial dentures replace one or more missing teeth in a row.

Q: How do dentures fit in the mouth?
A: Complete dentures are suctioned to the roof of the mouth while partial dentures are clasped to the remaining teeth on both sides of the gap in the smile.

Q: Is there a way to make dentures fit securely in the mouth?
A: You can use denture adhesive to keep the appliance securely in place. This product is like glue for dentures.

If you have any questions or if you would like to know more about dentures in Tulare, California, please contact us at 559-688-4111 at your earliest convenience. Our dental team is happy to hear from and help you, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to our office!