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How Immediate Denture Instantly Change Your Smile – Dr. Adyan

How Immediate Denture Instantly Change Your Smile – Dr. Adyan

As a dentist, we try our best to save every teeth with dental treatments. However, some teeth are just beyond saving. This patient had her upper front teeth loose for years already and the position of the teeth are not as it originally was due…

Giving you hope: Dr Mawarni

Giving you hope: Dr Mawarni

Miss N came to me requesting to replace her loose teeth with denture. She actually sent inquiries on our Instagram direct message (DM) prior to making appointment with us. She went to 2 different clinics for opinions and did not agree with the dentists’ suggestions…

Replacing missing teeth with immediate dentures: Dr Mawarni

Replacing missing teeth with immediate dentures: Dr Mawarni

Mrs Z had been wanting to get a new set of dentures for quite sometime.

The main reason that stopped her from doing so for many years was because she gave financial priority to her kids’ education more than her dental needs.

Recently, she went to me requesting to have a brand new beautiful smile and a full mouth check up.

She had not been to dentist for quite a while.

Mrs Z had a generalized chronic periodontitis. A few of her teeth were really loose and not restorable.

Her existing dentures were also loose. She depended a lot on polident glue to keep them in place.

“I meet people a lot Doctor, so I could not afford to have a toothless smile while waiting for the new dentures to complete,” she told me.

“Not a problem. We have an option called immediate dentures,” I said.

“An immediate denture is an appliance where we will issue on the same day of the extraction. After the extraction, you will get your beautiful smile right away!

One disadvantage of immediate denture is, the fitting might not be as accurate as of the normal one. This is because freshly extracted sites will undergo rapid resorption for the first few weeks.

Nevertheless, rest assured that we can reline the denture to improve the fitting surface to achieve more comfort days or weeks afterwards,” I explained.

Mrs Z liked the idea of the immediate denture option and agreed with the whole treatment plan that I proposed to her. She also needed scaling and a few fillings.

Her teeth condition before the immediate denture treatment

As you can see from the before and after immediate denture treatment, Mrs Z was finally able to get her smile makeover.

Her smile obviously looks much better now =)

I am grateful for the opportunity to help not just improving her appearance but functional (chewing efficiency) as well.

I pray that all her sacrifice for her kids is going to be paid off.  Being a mum myself, I noticed that mothers are selfless creatures when it comes to our children’s future and happiness.

I also think that mothers must take care of themselves first. Love yourself then you can give more love to your family and others. A reminder to myself too. ❤🙂

The Excitement For A New Smile – Dr Tan Swee Ling

The Excitement For A New Smile – Dr Tan Swee Ling

Everyone would like to have everything perfect in life, be it in career, health, or physical appearance. Teeth are no exception too. Everyone wishes to have that perfectly shaped, perfectly arranged & perfectly white set of pearly whites. However, for some, that is not the…

Alfie’s Worthwhile Dental Journey: Dr Mawarni

Alfie’s Worthwhile Dental Journey: Dr Mawarni

Alfie came to our clinic after being recommended by his friend. This fun, outgoing man is a father of 2 children and is expecting another baby soon. He came complaining of shaky teeth and was very keen to improve his smile. From his dental history,…