Recipes for New Denture Wearers

On May 9, 2014, in Blog, Dentures, Resource Library, Uncategorized, by Joanne

  Recipes for New Denture Wearers Wearing dentures does not mean giving up all your favorite foods. Take heart: The key to learning to live with your new dentures is a bit of creativity and patience—not deprivation. The key is to find new ways of preparing and eating foods you previously included in your diet. Choose […]

 

Are you a Candidate for Dental Implants?

On May 8, 2014, in Blog, Dentures, Implants, Restoration Options, by Harold Gulbransen

  Are you a candidate for dental Implants? Are you missing all or most of your natural teeth?  Are you interested in learning about alternatives to traditional removable dentures?  If you or someone you know has lost teeth through an accident, disease or decay, dental implants may be an excellent tooth replacement option.  With the […]

 

In-House Prosthodontic Dental Laboratory

On May 5, 2014, in Blog, Prosthodontic Technology, by Harold Gulbransen

      At SAN DIEGO PROSTHODONTICS we have a fully equipped in-house prosthodontic laboratory on premises, staffed with two full-time, experienced dental laboratory technicians. This ensures complete control and timely delivery of superior quality customized crowns, bridges, dental implant restorations, dentures and facial prostheses. We do denture repairs on site for our existing patients.  If […]

 

Continuing Education in the Field of Prosthodontics at the office of Harold J. Gulbransen, DDS

    Today’s constantly evolving dental environment mandates practitioners in the specialty field of prosthodontics stay abreast of the latest techniques and materials available.  New procedures and techniques are always being developed.  To offer the best care possible to our patients, Dr. Gulbransen has taken classes and seminars throughout his professional career.  Ongoing continued education […]

 

How do you know when it’s time to reline your dentures?

On March 25, 2014, in Blog, Dentures, Uncategorized, by Joanne

 Time to Reline Your Dentures?   When a patient has new dentures made, they are custom fabricated, according to the shape of the individual’s mouth.  This assures proper fit and retention of the dentures.  Usually, a set of dentures will last from five to ten years.  However, due to the changes in the shape of […]

 

Sterilization and Disinfection Procedures Used in the Dental Office of Dr. Harold Gulbransen

On February 2, 2014, in Blog, Sterilization and Disinfection Procedures, by Harold Gulbransen

  Sterilization and Disinfection Techniques Used at San Diego Prosthodontics SAN DIEGO PROSTHODONTICS is proud to offer the latest in modern sterilization and disinfection techniques.  Vigorous safeguards, exacting cleaning procedures and controlled professional standards are designed to protect the health and welfare of both patients and practitioners. Some of our patients have questions regarding the […]

 

Newest Innovations in Implant-Supported Fixed Dentures

On February 1, 2014, in Blog, Dentures, Implants, Prosthodontic Technology, Restoration Options, by Joanne

Implant-Supported Fixed Dentures                               At SAN DIEGO PROSTHODONTICS, Dr. Harold Gulbransen is proud to offer the latest technology in fabricating implant-supported fixed dentures.  An implant-supported fixed denture replaces teeth when all or most of the teeth are missing in a patient’s upper or lower jaw.  This type of restoration is sometimes used when a patient […]

 

Dr. Gulbransen Receives Top Dentist San Diego 2014

On January 15, 2014, in Announcements, Blog, by Joanne

Top Dentist 2014–Prosthodontist Dr. Harold Gulbransen   We are pleased to announce that Dr. Harold Gulbransen has been selected again this year by a vote of his peers as a 2014 Top Dentist in San Diego.  The listing will appear in the April issue of San Diego Magazine. This award is based on an exhaustive peer-review […]

 

FOODS TO EAT WHEN WEARING IMMEDIATE DENTURES

On November 20, 2013, in Blog, Dentures, Resource Library, by Joanne

What foods should you eat when wearing an immediate denture? What foods should you eat when wearing immediate dentures?  Immediate dentures are placed immediately after a having all of your teeth removed.  For more information on immediate dentures, go to More Info!. Learning to chew with new dentures takes practice.  Initially, limit your diet to […]

 

Care of Your Facial Prosthesis

On January 31, 2013, in Blog, Prosthesis Care, by Harold Gulbransen

How to Care For and Apply Your Facial Prosthesis   Preparing Your Skin and Your Facial Prosthesis                                  1. Repeatedly practice positioning your facial prosthesis without adhesive to ensure accurate placement. 2. Wash and thoroughly dry your hands and skin where your prosthesis is to be placed. Applying Your Facial Prosthesis