Losing multiple teeth will affect how you smile, how you chew, and how you speak. Chances are you’ll smile less often due to feeling embarrassed about your appearance. Partial denture services from Scola Family Dentistry in Murrieta can resolve these issues and other dental problems caused by lost teeth. You’ll have your smile back and, along with it, the return of your confidence and self-esteem. Whether you’ve recently lost or have been living with missing teeth for a while, it’s never too late to restore your smile with partial denture treatment.
If you’ve lost one or several teeth in a row, you could be a candidate for partial dentures. Dr. Valerie Scola will evaluate your teeth and oral health to see if this restorative treatment is a good fit for you.
Partial dentures come in removable or fixed designs. Traditional partial dentures are removable prosthetics supported by a metal frame. They attach to adjacent teeth with metal clasps to hold them in place. For greater comfort and aesthetic appeal, you can choose flexible partial dentures which come with a nylon base instead of metal. Fixed partial dentures are anchored to surrounding natural teeth with dental crowns for better support, comfort, and stability.
Lost teeth leave unsightly gaps in your mouth, leading to problems with your bite, shifting teeth, and difficulties speaking and eating. Partial dentures fill the gaps left by missing teeth to restore your smile and oral health. Today’s dentures are more life-like than ever due to being made of lightweight, acrylic-resin material that offers a more comfortable, snug fit. They’re also one of the most affordable means of replacing lost teeth. Partial dentures are a popular tooth replacement option that offers the following benefits:
Dr. Valerie Scola of Scola Family Dentistry is a leading and reputed dentist in Murrieta, providing modern and customized dental care for everyone in your family! Dr. Scola comes from a dental family and graduated from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2011 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. With over one and a half decades of experience, she is committed to the oral health of you and your entire family. This includes dealing with any fears that you may have about the dentist’s chair! Dr. Scola brings the best of modern dental care and technique to you by participating in continuing education courses. She is also a member of the Tri-County Dental Society, the California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. Whether it is Invisalign, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, or even Dental Emergencies, reach out to Dr. Valerie Scola of Scola Family Dentistry for professional, yet gentle dental care!