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If you’re missing teeth, you understand how uncomfortable it may be. For instance, you might struggle with making certain sounds and may experience pain when you chew. Fortunately, there are restorations you can consider such as dentures. Furthermore, even though you might have heard that dentures are made for the elderly, they could be an affordable option for anyone, regardless of age.

Dental restorations are made to improve the appearance of your smile. In fact, your dentures should look and feel like your natural teeth. Dentures are also made a function like natural teeth do. However, had you heard that your dentures might even help you prevent wrinkle lines? You see, if you’ve lost one or more teeth, your cheeks might sag, which could cause wrinkles. Dentures can fill out and smooth the look of your face.

Even though dentures are a viable option, they may require more upkeep than other restorations will. Similarly, if you decide to use dentures, there are a few signs you should be aware of. Your mouth will change with time, which could affect how your dentures fit. If you don’t think your dentures fit as well as they could, please feel free to contact our team. If you don’t, you may have to cope with sores and indigestion and could have trouble speaking clearly. Fortunately, our team can help you deal with these problems.

If you’d like to learn more about the care you can receive from our team, or would like to learn more about dentures in Oak Lawn, Illinois, please feel free to give Oak Dental Associates a call at 708.422.1900. Our dentist, Dr. Chris Pallotto & Eric Osmolinski, and our team look forward to meeting with you.