DENTURE IN KOLKATA
What are dentures?
People who have lost their teeth due to some unavoidable circumstances are eligible to be denture wearers. Dentures are generally false teeth made to replace teeth which have been lost. Dentures can be complete or partial. Complete dentures cover your entire upper or lower jaw. Partials replace one or a few teeth.
What type of denture is best for me?
The number of missing teeth, the condition of the gum with respect to the existing teeth and the general health of the patient is taken into consideration by taking blood reports, xray of single tooth or Oral Pantograph-OPG (Full Mouth Xray in a single visit) to confirm any abnormalities and give a planned treatment.
Sometimes we have to sacrifice existing teeth, if their existence as well as surrounding gum and supporting bone condition is not good. In certain cases we have to do root canal treatment (RCTs) to save some teeth and give a denture along with their support. Thus, it is required to have a physical examination of the mouth to be done by the Prosthodontist and suggest you the best denture (removal or fixed) as per the situation.
There are many types of dentures available. They can be broadly classified into Removable Dentures & Fixed Dentures.
–Dentures can be easily removed from mouth and then can be worn.
It is a type of removable denture and is given to a patient, where the patient has lost his complete teeth.
Removable Partial Denture:-
It is a type of removable denture, which is given to a patient who has lost only few teeth and is basically a tooth supported denture.It takes the support of existing teeth to stay at its place in mouth. There are many types of removable dentures in Kolkata.Recent trend in denture in Kolkata have bought Flexible Denture, which is flexible in nature and is considered to be unbreakable.
Flexible Partial Denture
Cast Partial Or Metal Partial Denture
Fixed Partial Denture:-
Fixed Partial Denture –Dental Bridge-“Fixed Teeth options are made by reducing the existing teeth surface of teeth present near the missing teeth area .Accurate measurements are made and then the cast is made to fabricate metal, metal caramic or metal free ceramic prosthesis and are luted with the help of cements which are bio compatible and have good strength.”
It is a metal made up of bio compatible Titanium, which is placed in the area of the missing teeth to replace it.
Do we get different types of Denture in Kolkata?
Yes, we do. We have all different types of Denture in Kolkata. Teeth Care Multispeciality Dental Clinic deals with all types of denture in Kolkata. It basically depends upon the type of denture you want to do as per your budget and requirement.
Can I get my denture repaired in Kolkata?
Yes you can get your denture repaired in Kolkata. But, yes it still depends upon the nature of damage caused to denture and we have to inspect it before repairing the denture.
You should always see a dentist to get your dentures repaired incase of any break in denture or crack in denture or tooth coming out of denture .Never try to repair the denture by yourself which can result in further damage of denture and it can even lead to irreparable damage of the denture.
Does Insurance Cover the Cost of Denture in Kolkata?
Yes there are few insurance company who cover denture. We are still optimistic that more and more dental insurance companies will start giving insurance for Denture. It will be always better to check your insurance policy and if dental insurance is being provided by the company, then it will be better to include it.
Can I get finance for making Denture in Kolkata?
Yes you can get finance for denture from Bajaj allianz, Arogya financial Services and other financial companies with emi facilities.
How can I take care of denture ?
Those instructions are for the after care of denture. These are top oral care tips for denture.
- You should always use a soft cloth like Towel to clean your denture and it should be done with utmost care near basin of water, so that the denture doesn’t slips away from your hand and breaks.
- You should always store your dentures in water with a little mouthwash solution to kill any microorganism, when you are not using it. You should never use hot water to clean or store, that can lead to denture distortion.
- You should brush your denture daily to remove any food deposit and deposition of plaque.
- Massage your gums, rinse your mouth with mouthwash, and clean your tongue as well as gums by a soft brush. This helps in relaxing the tissues and muscles by increasing the circulation of blood within.