Denture Care & FAQs

What should be done to care for a denture?

Denture FAQs

Most dental experts recommend replacing your dentures as often as every five years. Primarily, that's because the gums and ridges in your mouth change as you age.
You may experience a little difficulty speaking as your mouth and tongue become accustomed to the new dentures. Just be patient during this adjustment period.
Your dentures are specifically made to fit your mouth. However, denture adhesives may provide additional comfort and confidence.
Your dentures are specifically made to fit your mouth. However, denture adhesives may provide additional comfort and confidence.
Your dentures can warp if placed in boiling water. Always rinse and store your dentures in cold or lukewarm water.
Abrasive tooth paste and brushes with rigid bristles can dull your dentures and cause premature wear. For gentle and effective denture cleaning, use a denture brush with soft bristles and a non-abrasive denture cleaner each day.