New Dentures or just a Reline?

Patients often present at my clinic with dentures that started off fitting well and slowly got worse in their ability to function well under normal usage. This is often the result of bone resorption in the jaw.   Our bones are constantly changing on a molecular level and bone remodeling happens naturally in order to […]

Dentures and the fight against Covid

By this stage, we have mostly all had our Covid jabs and boosters and are doing our part in the fight against this insidious disease by wearing masks in public places and keeping social contact to a minimum. But did you know that one of the best ways to help our bodies maintain a good […]

The lifespan of a denture

A question I often get asked during a consultation is “How often do I need new dentures?” or “How long will my Dentures last?” It is advisable that your dentures are changed every 5 years. Within that time, after approximately 2.5 years, a reline should be done. ‘Why do I need new Dentures when my […]