Oral Healthcare for Seniors

On September 28, 2016, in Blog, Prosthesis Care, Prosthodontics, senior dental care, senior dental care, by Joanne

Oral Healthcare for Seniors   Having more candles on your birthday cake and fewer teeth in your mouth do not necessarily go hand in hand. Oral healthcare for seniors is extremely important.  It is true that aging does make your teeth more susceptible to dental damage due to wear.  However, there are several things you […]

Denture Sore Mouth (Denture Stomatitis)

On September 4, 2015, in Announcements, Blog, Dentures, Prosthesis Care, Prosthodontics, by Scott Recksiedler

Denture Sore Mouth or Denture Stomatitis is characterized by inflammation, irritation, and redness of the oral mucosa covered by a denture bearing surface. While the incidence of complete edentulism is declining, continued growth in the population strongly suggests the rate of edentulism will remain constant or even increase. Thus, denture sore mouth and the need […]

 

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