You are never too old to have healthy teeth and gums, and you do not have to lose your teeth as you get older. If you do lose one or more teeth you can have them replaced with either a full denture, partial denture or an implant supported denture. Our team will always help select the best option for you. From cosmetic repairs to denture relines, our Edmonton clinic specializes in maximizing your overall comfort.
Reasons for Tooth Loss
Gum disease is one of the main dental problems adults face. Here are some things you should know about gum disease.
CavitiesThere are 2 main reasons why adults get cavities:
Regular checkups along with regular brushing and flossing are the most important things you can do to keep your teeth in good shape. A yearly visit to the dentist is recommended. If you do happen to wear a denture, remember, even the best fitting denture is only a prosthetic replacement for your missing teeth.
Common Problems Seniors Have with Brushing and Flossing
If you find it hard to hold your toothbrush because you have arthritis, or some other health condition, you can;
If you find flossing hard, or if your fingers get in the way, try these tricks:
Our office offers some very effective professional strength fluoride rinses and brushing gels that can be used to reduce the number of cavities you get. They are also effective in:
These products are beneficial for patients affected by any of the following:
Book your checkup with us today.