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Do you have dentures that you use to replace missing or lost teeth? If you do, it is important to make sure you are employing proper treatments and techniques to ensure they continue to function effectively and will not suffer any form of harm. To help prevent contamination and damage from occurring, look for ways to improve your denture care.

In order to ensure your dentures will last, always make sure to clean them and care for them as necessary. Due to the fragile nature of dentures, always make sure to exercise caution when handling them. This includes any time you remove them and store them in a denture-cleaning solution.

Before inserting your dentures back into your mouth, always rinse out your mouth to help stimulate circulation in your tissues and to remove plaque. Furthermore, rinse off your dentures, so no cleaning solution lingers behind. In addition, avoid abrasive products on your dentures such as bleach, hot water, or teeth whiteners.

Make sure to take diligent care of your teeth, so that your smile can last for ages. For more information about dentures, or to schedule a comprehensive oral examination with our team at Dana Dental Arts, give us a call at 605.642.7727. Our dentist office is suitably located in Spearfish, South Dakota. Drs. Michael (Dr. Mick), Bradly (Dr. Brad), Nicole, and Monique Dana are here for your smile!