Dentures

Stephenville dentures dentistDr. Haley has had extensive post graduate training at the Pankey Institute specializing in Dentures

Dreading wearing dentures? Don’t, they can alter your life! Imagine being able to chew your food, smile without embarrassment, even speak properly. Dr. James Haley will help you achieve your dream.
With a lab on site we can repair your dentures while you wait!

What are Dentures?

Dentures are a set of artificial teeth used when a patient has lost real teeth. Patients lose their teeth to a variety of reasons, including:

  • severe malnutrition
  • genetic defects
  • poor oral hygiene
  • trauma

Dentures give better chewing abilities and greater aesthetic appeal by providing the illusion of natural teeth.

What’s more dentures can now be stabilized with an implant procedure bringing more comfort and better chewing abilities to the denture wearer.

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The Dentures Procedure

There are several types of dentures available:

Removable partial dentures are for patients who are missing some but not all of their teeth.

Fixed partial dentures (also known as permanent bridges) are made from crowns that are fitted on the remaining natural teeth as well as synthetic materials that are sculpted to resemble teeth.

Complete dentures or full dentures are for patients who are missing all their upper or lower teeth.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment if you are considering dentures.