The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to offer. Dentures replace missing teeth... read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Tooth Replacements

  Enhancing your smile includes replacing any missing or damaged members. If teeth are so severely damaged that they must be extracted, it is a good idea to have a tooth prostatic in mind to replace it with. Highly effective procedures include dentures, dental implants, and dental bridges. Through the use of a tooth replacement, you can guarantee your smile... read more »

Dentures and Your Oral Hygiene Routine

The custom dentures or partial dentures fitted for you at DeMercy Dental effectively restore the function and appearance of one or more sets of your teeth. Even though your dentures are made out of artificial materials that aren’t susceptible to bacteria and tooth decay, they will still need important consideration in your oral hygiene routine and daily activities. Many people... read more »

Being Fitted For Dentures

Dentures are essentially removable teeth that are designed to help you regain full function of your mouth. Most people need dentures due to advanced gum disease, tooth decay or multiple extractions. Your teeth and gums do more than simply help you chew. They also provide structure for your facial muscles and are a factor in your speech. There might still... read more »

What Is Osteonecrosis Of The Jaw?

Osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) is a rare but serious condition that can cause deterioration to the jaw bone. Learn more about this disease and if you are at risk for it. Causes ONJ is also called antiresorptive agent-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw (ARONJ) because antiresorptive agents like bisphosphonates and denosumab can cause this condition. Antiresorptive agents are used by... read more »