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How Dentures Can Restore Your Smile

By Sweet Tooth Dental
July 24, 2019
Category: Dental Procedures
Tags: Dentures  

Even partial tooth loss can have a significant impact on your oral and general health, as well as your self-esteem and overall quality of life.dentures From difficulty eating balanced meals to the social and professional consequences of missing teeth, tooth loss can be costly in a number of ways. But the good news is that there are a number of solutions available for full and partial tooth loss. Even if you've been missing some or all of your natural teeth for years, it's never too late to fix your smile and invest in your oral health. Dr. Garrett Oka, a dentist in Kona, HI, offers a range of cosmetic and general dentistry solutions for all of your oral health needs.

Fix Your Smile and Improve Your Oral Health with Dentures in Kona, HI

You don't know what you've got until it's gone as the old saying goes, and that is especially true when it comes to your teeth. Most of the essential things we take for granted, from eating are favorite foods whenever and wherever we want without having to think about it, to speaking clearly and smiling for pictures or at the people we encounter throughout the day can be feel difficult if not impossible for people living with tooth loss. Dentures can give you back your smile and your quality of life.

Types of Dentures

There are a number of denture options available depending on your situation, ranging from traditional dentures to implant-supported overdentures, which are held in place by dental implants. There are dentures for full or partial tooth loss, and you may be able walk out of the dentist's office with a temporary pair while your permanent set is being designed.

Types of dentures:

  • Full/complete dentures
  • Immediate (temporary) dentures
  • Snap in dentures
  • Implant-supported overdentures


Find a Dentist in Kona, HI

For more information about the different types of dentures available and to discuss the best tooth-replacement option for your needs, contact Sweet Tooth Dental today by calling (808) 329-0889 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Oka.