Dentures

Dentures are used when a person is missing most or all of their natural teeth. Rediscover your smile with custom-fit dentures at DeFuniak Springs Family Dental.

Dentures in DeFuniak Springs, FL

Embrace life with confidence with DeFuniak Springs Family Dental’s custom-fit dentures. Whether you’re experiencing partial or complete tooth loss, our dentures are designed to restore the function and aesthetics of your smile, allowing you to speak, eat, and laugh without hesitation.

Our compassionate team is dedicated to providing personalized, comfortable solutions that meet your specific needs, ensuring your transition to dentures is smooth and satisfactory.

Four different types of dentures
  • How do I clean dentures?

    Maintaining your dentures is crucial for oral health and longevity of the appliance. Follow these steps for effective cleaning:

    1. Rinse After Eating: Remove and rinse dentures under water to remove food particles.
    2. Brush Daily: Use a soft-bristled brush and non-abrasive denture cleanser to gently clean the surfaces, avoiding damage.
    3. Soak Overnight: Most dentures should be soaked in water or a mild denture-soaking solution overnight to remain moist and maintain their shape.
    4. Rinse Before Wearing: After soaking in any solution, rinse the dentures thoroughly under water before putting them back in your mouth.
    5. Regular Dental Check-Ups: Besides home care, ensure regular visits to DeFuniak Springs Family Dental for professional cleaning and to check the fit of your dentures.
  • What are full dentures?

    Full dentures, also known as complete dentures, are designed to replace an entire set of teeth, either the upper jaw, lower jaw, or both. They rest on the gums, not on the teeth or dental implants, and can be removed for cleaning or while sleeping. Full dentures are a solution for patients who have lost all of their teeth due to decay, gum disease, or injury, providing a functional and aesthetic replacement.

  • What are partial dentures?

    Partial dentures are a type of dental prosthetic that are used when a person has one or more missing teeth in either their upper or lower jaw. They are made up of replacement teeth that are attached to a gum-colored plastic base. This base is connected by a metal framework that helps to hold the denture in place within the mouth. Partial dentures are designed not only to fill in the gaps left by missing teeth, but also to prevent the remaining teeth from shifting out of position.changing position. They are removable and can be taken out for cleaning or sleeping.

More Questions?

If you have more questions about dentures, please contact our office, and we will be happy to discuss further.

DeFuniak Springs Family Dental

746 Baldwin Ave
DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32435
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Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm
Friday: 8 am - 2 pm

Phone

850-892-0866

Email Address

dfsdental@gmail.com