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Brushing Dentures Is a Daily Activity

Posted on 6/15/2018 by Dr. Michael Drone
Dentures Drone Prosthodontics IN 46383When you get fitted for new dentures you're improving your life. It doesn't matter why you have them now, your life will get better. Of course, it's important for you to know how to properly take care of them.

Only then can you continue to enjoy these great benefits for more than a few days. Having clean, fresh dentures requires daily brushing. For this, you'll need to use the right products. One thing you'll need for this is a toothbrush with soft bristles.

How to Clean Your Dentures

Using a toothbrush to clean your dentures is something you'll need to do daily. This really is no different than brushing your God-given teeth daily. You need to remove the impacted food particles from your teeth - in this case, your dentures.

As you do so, you'll want to make sure that you don't scratch the dentures' surface. Here you'll need to be more careful than you are when you brush your natural teeth. This is because dentures are made from either acrylic plastic, porcelain, or a combination of these materials - all of which easily sustain scratches.

It's important that your dentures don't become scratched because when they do food can easily adhere to the material. When this happens, bacteria start settling and growing in these grooves. Once these particles turn rancid you'll have bad breath and your gums can also grow inflamed.

This can have an overall negative impact on your whole health. Don't let any of these things deter you from getting dentures though. You deserve to have a great smile - one that you feel proud of.

We're here to help you with this. We'll start by helping you get a new pair of dentures that you feel comfortable wearing then continue helping you properly maintain them. So, give us a call today.
Michael Drone Dentistry & Prosthodontics
809 Wall Street
Valparaiso, IN 46383
PH: (219) 250-1163
Northwest Indiana
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Michael Drone Dentistry & Prosthodontics, 809 Wall Street, Valparaiso, IN, 46383 - Related Phrases: Dentist Valparaiso IN• Dr. Michael Drone Prosthodontist Valparaiso IN• Michael Drone DDS Valparaiso IN• (219) 250-1163•• 11/15/2018