I have lost weight and now my dentures don’t fit anymore. What now?!

Losing weight can affect your whole body including your mouth and gums and one of the consequences is that your dentures can become loose. Loose fitting dentures can cause dentures to feel uncomfortable and make day to day life (eating, smiling and speaking) more challenging.   The best solution is to have your dentures assessed by a Denturist who is …

Implant Supported Dentures

Implant Retained Dentures – Wonderful option for Denture Wearers!   Implant-Retained Dentures are the closest thing to having your natural teeth back, specially for those who have trouble keeping a lower denture in place. At Lower Mainland Denture Centre, we can guide you to the best options when it comes to implants. We will coordinate your treatment with the appropriate …

What are immediate Dentures?

Let’s talk about Immediate Dentures. So, what is an immediate denture? Immediate Dentures are dentures that can be used Immediately after teeth extraction happens.. Once the dentist has made a diagnosis that some or all of your teeth needs to be removed, you have two options: to go ‘gummy’ for a few months until the sockets have healed, or, to …

Considering Implant Supported Dentures?

Implant Supported Dentures are the closest thing a person will get to their natural teeth. Many people shy away from the idea simply because they believe that implants are too expensive. Implants have improved significantly over the years, therefore providing people with more affordable options. Implants will help with denture stability, restore bite force and help a person become more …

Broken Dentures – What Now?

We often get dentures that have been repaired at home with super glue. Those repairs are not the best because the dentures feel uncomfortable and break again. The worst part of the glued denture is not the damage done but rather the harmful chemicals that are in the glue. Now, Can they be repaired? Most of the time, yes, this …

Things patients say…

One of the things I hear from some patients is: “I don’t want to look like a horse”. Believe us when we say this: We also do not want you to look like a horse. That simply will NOT happen at Lower Mainland Denture Centre. We take pride in our workmanship and will customize your denture to how you want …

Dentures do NOT last forever…

Dentures do not last forever, like a shoe needs to be replaced, dentures should too! Over time, dentures will need to be relined, rebased, or remade due to normal wear. The average lifespan of a denture is about 5 years. It depends on what you eat and your bone structure as they can last longer and they can also wear …

Digital Dentures!

To better serve our patients, Lower Mainland Denture Centre has the latest and newest technology! Let’s discuss how digital dentures can help you! #digitaldentures #mapleridgedenture #pittmeadowsdenturist #portcoquitlam #Portmoodydentures #mobiledenturist #vancouvermobiledenturist