Dentures

If you have lost your natural teeth due to damage, decay or injury, dentures can replace your missing teeth and restore your smile. At our Parramatta clinic, we can help you with the followings:

When might you need dentures?

If you have missing teeth, our dentist can speak to you about getting dentures fitted. Dentures are specially made to fit your mouth.

There are three main types of dentures:

  • A full denture rests on your gum and replaces all your teeth on your upper or lower jaw, or both.
  • A partial denture replaces some teeth and is held in place by clasps around your remaining teeth.
  • An implant-retained denture replaces one or more teeth and is fitted through implants in your jaw.

What happens during a denture fitting?

If you’re having your teeth removed, you might choose to have dentures inserted on the same day. This is called an immediate denture. You may need frequent adjustments as your gums heal.

Your dentist might ask you if you would wait a few months before getting dentures. This allows your gums to heal so you won’t need as much adjustment once the dentures are in place.

What to expect after a denture fitting

Wearing dentures might feel strange at first. Most people take a few months to get used to how they feel. At first, you might need follow-up appointments so the dentist can make adjustments. After you have become used to the dentures, you’ll still need an appointment with your dentist, at least yearly, to check they fit correctly.

You’ll need to learn how to take care of your dentures daily. The Australian Dental Prosthetist Association recommends brushing your dentures nightly with regular hand soap and lukewarm water, using a soft-bristle toothbrush.

You should also brush your gums and tongue each day with a soft-bristle toothbrush, with or without toothpaste. It’s also a good idea to rinse your mouth with salty water.

Benefits and risks of denture fitting

Dentures can help make eating and speaking easier for most people, rather than not replacing missing teeth. Muscles in the face will sag without teeth, and dentures can help fill out a person's face. Most people take a few months to adjust to wearing a new set of dentures.

Address

Shop 5, 104-108 Church St
Parramatta NSW 2150
Australia

Hours

Mon - Wed

9am - 5pm

Thu

10am - 7pm

Fri - Sat

9am - 5pm

after hours appointments available upon request

Phone

02 8840 9826

Our Services

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ClearCorrect clear aligners straighten teeth invisibly, without metal braces. It’s easy to remove aligners and eat whatever you like. There are no wires to trap food or get in the way when you floss.

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If tooth decay is detected at your regular check up, fillings may help restore your tooth with small to moderate decay.

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Maintaining good dental hygiene is important throughout your whole life.

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Root canal therapy is considered when treating a tooth that has been affected by decay or disease.

United Dental Group Parramatta Dentist Extraction Service

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If a tooth is beyond saving or restoring then it will need to be removed, but will eventually need to be replaced by various means.

United Dental Group Parramatta Dentist Implants Service

Implants

Implants can be used to replace one or more missing teeth. They are an ideal tooth replacement option because they look and feel like a natural tooth.

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Dentures

If you have lost your natural teeth due to damage, decay or injury, dentures can replace your missing teeth and restore your smile.

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Crowns

A crown may be used when treating a heavily decayed tooth or used alongside root canal therapy and implants.

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Veneers

Veneers have many applications when it comes to restoring your smile.

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