While the risk within BC is still considered low, public concern about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is growing. Kelowna Denture Clinic takes this threat seriously.[Read more…] about COVID-19 Risk Prevention
All denture patients have experienced it: that day when you realize your denture is loose. There are a number of reasons your denture may start to fit poorly. Sometimes, uneven or excessive tooth wear causes your denture to tip or rock. Certain health conditions can also affect how your denture fits, such as weight loss of more than 7 pounds, sudden or new illness, cancer treatments, and various medications. However, there is one factor affecting all denture wearers that you may not have considered – bone loss.
You have had your denture consultation and now you’re ready to have a new denture made – exciting! So where does your Denturist begin? With impressions.
Ask most patients about their least favourite part of having a denture reline or a new denture made, and chances are they will mention impressions – and the gag reflex they tend to trigger.
April is Oral Health Month
In the spirit of Oral Health Month, we have five tips to offer you, to help you choose a Denturist who will best meet your needs.
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January is Alzheimer Awareness Month
Appointments with health care practitioners are a routine part of life for any person with Alzheimer’s. However, like all changes to that person’s routine, they can also trigger anxiety. If you provide care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, here are some things you can do to create less stressful and more successful experiences during Denturist appointments.
[Read more…] about Reducing dental appointment anxiety for patients with Alzheimer’s