Tooth loss can be a devastating experience, affecting your self-esteem, confidence, and overall quality of life. The visible gap created by a missing tooth can lead to feelings of self-consciousness and embarrassment. This is especially true when smiling or speaking.
This can hinder social interactions and limit participation in activities that once brought joy. Additionally, tooth loss can affect a person's self-esteem and confidence in their overall appearance. This leads to feelings of lack and self-doubt.
The lifetime consequences of not restoring a broken or lost tooth extend beyond aesthetics. Unreplaced missing teeth can disrupt the natural alignment of the remaining teeth. This causes them to shift and crowd each other.
This can lead to further tooth loss, gum problems, and other jaw disorders., The lack of proper support from missing teeth can cause the jawbone to decay. This will lead to a sunken appearance and facial deformities.
However, with advancements in modern dentistry, there are numerous options available to restore your smile and regain your confidence. Partial dentures are one such option that offers several advantages over traditional dentures.
What Are Partial Dentures?
Partial dentures are a removable dental appliance that replaces missing teeth. They still utilize the remaining natural teeth for support.
They are typically made of acrylic resin and can be customized to match the color and shape of your natural teeth. This provides a natural and aesthetically pleasing appearance. Restoring your confidence with a complete smile is worth it for your peace of mind.
Unlike full dentures, which replace an entire arch of teeth, partial dentures are designed to work in conjunction with your remaining teeth. This provides stability and support.
Why Choose Partials?
There are several compelling reasons why partials are a great choice for replacing missing teeth:
Improved Appearance: They restore the natural contour of your face and prevent the sunken appearance that can occur with tooth loss. They also enhance your smile, boosting your confidence and self-esteem.
Enhanced Eating and Speaking: They allow you to chew and speak more effectively, improving your overall quality of life. They provide support for your lips and cheeks, preventing them from collapsing inward, which can affect your speech and ability to form sounds clearly.
Preservation of Natural Teeth: They utilize your remaining natural teeth for support, helping to prevent bone loss and jaw decay. This preservation of your natural jawbone structure is crucial for maintaining long-term oral health.
Cost-effectiveness: They are generally more affordable than full dentures or dental implants. This makes them a cost-effective option for restoring your smile.
Benefits of Partial Dentures
At Smile Stop, we understand the impact of tooth loss and are dedicated to providing our patients with high-quality, affordable partial denture solutions. We offer a range of dental options, including:
Acrylic Partials: These are the most common and affordable type of partial dentures. They are durable and provide a natural-looking appearance.
Flexible Partials: These are made of a flexible material that provides a more comfortable fit and can be less bulky than traditional acrylics.
Metal Partials: These are often used when more support is needed, particularly when replacing multiple teeth.
Smile Stop Dentures & Implants is committed to making partial dentures accessible to everyone. We offer flexible payment options and work with your insurance provider. Ensuring you receive the best possible care at an affordable price.
Consultation and Treatment
If you are considering partial dentures, our experienced dentists will conduct a thorough examination and discuss your treatment options. They will work closely with you to create a personalized treatment plan that meets your individual needs and budget.
Contact Us Today
Don't let tooth loss hold you back. With partial dentures from Smile Stop Dentures & Implants, you can restore your smile, regain your confidence, and enjoy a better quality of life. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about our dental options.
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Wes Thompson, DDS
5676 W Skelly Drive, Suite A Tulsa, OK. 74107 (918) 446-0128
John Lard, DDS
1820 SE Washington Blvd Bartlesville, OK 74006