The Benefits of Dentures: why have them?
31 Oct 2023
Functionally, dentures aid with chewing food and help with articulating speech.
Aesthetically, dentures can help with a person’s confidence in their appearance, did you know a study of 1000 men and women were shown an image of a woman with clean and healthy teeth. Another cohort of 1000 men & women were shown an image of the same woman, but this time her teeth appeared stained, seemingly unhealthy. Following these images the cohort of people were asked a series of questions. The results of the cohorts opinions were as follows:
Results like this indicate what a detrimental impact, from a mental health perspective, it can have on you if your teeth aren’t deemed ‘healthy looking’.
Dentures can be made from a number of materials including; acrylic, cobalt chrome, Poly Ether Ether Ketone (PEEK). These are all durable biocompatible materials.